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    The apple doesn’t fall far from the tree.
    Swedish proverb, trans. by Verne Moberg.

    As you see yourself, I once saw myself; as you see me now, you will be seen.
    —Mexican proverb quoted in “Night and Day,” Frontiers, Richard Rodriguez (1990)