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    The soul is so far from being a monad that we have not only to interpret other souls to ourself but to interpret ourself to ourself.
    —T.S. (Thomas Stearns)

    till seven years were gane and past,
    True Thomas on earth was never seen.
    —Unknown. Thomas the Rhymer (l. 79–80)