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Top 5 Best Fundraiser Ideas for Church Groups

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 Lora Davis (June 02, 2017)  Fundraising can be as interesting or as boring as you decide it to be. The trick is to sell products that are alluring to all age groups. If you sell only adult products you will limit the audience to only adults which is a small segment of the population. On the other hand, if you sell only kids products, the population of kids that will give contribution will not make as a huge an .. (Holidays)

Never Have A Bad Vacation Again With This Trip Info

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 Mohamed Shaker (November 19, 2016)  Some tips on traveling safer and smarter is a great place for new travelers to start with planning their trips. The following advice will make it easier for anyone to plan a successful trip to any destination. When you are in a foreign country, get pocket money at an ATM rather than changing cash for local currency. Typically, banking institutions can get lower exchange rates than .. (Holidays)

Tips And Tricks For A Successful Journey

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 Mohamed Shaker (November 14, 2016)  Travel can be fun, even when you are traveling for business purposes. Traveling can be expensive, though, when you combine airfare, hotel expenses and other costs. Read on to find out how you can minimize your travel expenses and still get where you want to go. Leave what valuables you can at home and don't take them on your trip. With a lot of different activities in unfamiliar .. (Holidays)

February 14 in Sorrento: Saint Valentine & Anthony

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 Teresa Desposito (December 29, 2014)  On February 14 in Sorrento it is a very special day. Sorrento Coast, in fact, on February 14 celebrates - in addition to the classic Valentine's Day - especially its patron St. Anthony. Sorrento and the Sorrento Peninsula in particular are places famous for the devotion of their inhabitants, together with the Easter processions, in these days of festivity celebrate with faith and cure . (Holidays)

Have Fun with your family on summer trip to Beach

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 Stacy Malcom (May 29, 2014)  Daily life is getting tougher day by day and it brings a lot of stress to your mind and body. However, the summer holidays are the best time to say goodbye to all that fatigue and tension. If you really want to give your family a fun-filled and memorable holiday, planning a summer trip to the beach is definitely a perfect idea. When it comes to relaxing and having fun at the same time, .. (Holidays)

How to Get Your Children to Help You this Christmas

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 Adrian Fisher (December 21, 2013)  Everybody is looking for different ways for rubbish removal Greenwich, especially this time of the year. Christmas cleaning is always difficult, especially if you have to do it alone. But here's a tip that you might really enjoy- you will be able to get your children to help you clean the place during Christmas, as long as you use the right method. This won't just make your life easier, . (Holidays)

How to Create Digital Christmas Gift

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 Ailsa Joy (November 06, 2013)  2014 Christmas will come soon, have you already prepare gift for your friends? What is your idea? How about create digital Christmas card flipbook with Christmas song video as Xmas gift? Well, here are details about how to create digital Christmas Gift by using some digital tool such as Kvisoft Flipbook Maker Pro. Step 1: Prepare digital materials. Search some greeting cards or .. (Holidays)

Sorrentine Peninsula Food & Wine Tour

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 Teresa Desposito (July 31, 2013)  If the Sorrento Peninsula is renowned for its ability to embrace so many natural beauties in one shot, we must not forget that the purely gastronomic aspect has helped to make it even more famous. The Campania region is rich in culinary traditions, but in the Sorrento Peninsula you can find particular products, whose production is favoured by environmental conditions and location. .. (Holidays)

The Beaches of Sorrentine Peninsula

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 Teresa Desposito (July 11, 2013)  The Peninsula offers many interesting beaches to those who visit it, eager to bathe in its waters and be lapped by the beautiful sun that made it famous. Sorrento is remembered in the world especially for its fantastic views, as well as for its pleasant climate that distinguishes it. Just those views have inspired writers and artists of world renown, for long periods of the year, loved . (Holidays)

Sorrento: the perfect place for your relaxing holidays

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 Teresa Desposito (June 13, 2013)  Sorrento is a peaceful, coastal town in Southern Italy that has enarmoured tourists around the world for centuries. It’s renowned principally for its relaxing atmosphere, pleasant locals, pleasing climate and regional delicacies. From spring to summer, ideally from early April through to late September, Sorrento offers a pleasant climate. In order to unwind and enter into the .. (Holidays)

Barbapapa with his happy family

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 Bill Merskin (June 09, 2013)  Barba family could change everything. Barbapapa encountered Barbamama, and then bore seven children, who had different colors separately and had different hobbies. Barba family with their human friends had lots of interesting stories. Barbalala was green She was a small musician, and she could play many musical instruments. Barbalala also liked plants and animals, and her brother .. (Holidays)

Sorrento and the Amalfi Coast: Places Not to Miss!

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 Teresa Desposito (June 04, 2013)  Sorrento and the entire Amalfi Coast line can all be visited during your Holiday. The Peninsula of Sorrento is located in the province of Naples and is just a 40 minute train ride to the city. Naples is a must see with its colorful and architectural building. Art, music and history is what the city is known for. The museums and the culture in the streets will keep you entertained. .. (Holidays)

Events on the Amalfi Coast

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 Teresa Desposito (June 03, 2013)  Southern Italy is certainly one of the most beautiful and popular destinations for all those tourists who are interested in art and culture. The Amalfi Coast, listed among the most important cultural sites by European Community, is a good choice if you want to improve your knowledge about Mediterranean traditions and folklore. Since the middle Ages, Amalfi has been one the maritime .. (Holidays)

The 5 Essential Packing Tips

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 Adrian Fisher (April 04, 2013)  So you are going on a vacation in a foreign country for the first time and you don’t know what and how you should pack your luggage. Here are some tips that you may find strange but believe us they prove to be quite helpful. • Pack your stuff and send them to your end destination via a mailing company a couple of days before you depart. This may sound strange but the .. (Holidays)

A Trip to Hershey Park that Wasn't so Sweet

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 Cj Mackey (February 04, 2013)  My children, like most, are amusement park aficionados. When we discovered Hershey Park, after years of traveling to Disney World, we thought we had found an undiscovered gem. However, when we made return trips in the following two years, park overcrowding made the trips extremely expensive wastes of time. Our first visit had taken place during the first week in September, and unusual .. (Holidays)

USA public holidays: Top 10 public holidays in USA

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 Edmund Brunetti (January 30, 2013)  A holiday is a great time for planning an enthralling vacation with your family & friends. One can always check out websites that send out reminders to you a few days before all the major USA public holidays, so that you do not miss out on the action! Here are the top 10 public holidays in USA which are celebrated with mirth by all the residents: i. Christmas: Christmas is actually .. (Holidays)

Surviving the Holidays Once the Grandparents Are Gone

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 Cj Mackey (January 30, 2013)  This past year was a difficult one for my family. Over the course of the year, my children lost their two surviving grandparents, my mother-in-law in July and my mother in November. Getting through Thanksgiving and Christmas was difficult, but my sister and I traded off hosting the holidays and made the days fun for my three children. Easter was the first holiday since I have been .. (Holidays)

Innumerable Items to Add to Purim Baskets

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 Mirjan Stojanovic (January 23, 2013)  Purim is an important Jew festival and together with a number of other mitzvahs, presenting Purim baskets to buddies and relatives, is also a practice on the day of Purim. This is the day to praise Esther who saved the Jews of Persia from being massacred by Haman – the wicked vizier of the ruler of Persia. Having Purim Seudah, which means a fiesta, is a mitzvah of Purim. If we .. (Holidays)

Challah Varieties for Mishloach Manot

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 Mirjan Stojanovic (January 22, 2013)  Challah is an important content of Mishloach Manot – the gifts of food items given to our friends and relatives on the day of Purim. Challah is braided bread, which seems tasty by its mere appearance. And you can either make or buy indeed a number of kinds of challahs to decorate your Purim pack of gifts. An excellent idea to give a challah bread in a Mishloach Manot basket is to . (Holidays)

Green Cleaning Tips for the After-Holidays Clean-Up

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 Megan J Peterson (January 03, 2013)  Unfortunately, the holidays are over now and we should make a list. However, this time the list should be with things to clean and not with things to buy. Yay for the wallet. I guess. Here, I will share some green cleaning tips for the after-holidays clean-up. That's because I believe in the green cleaning methods and the green way of living and I think that more people should learn .. (Holidays)

5 Christmas Gifts Ideas For Boyfriend That You Should Absolutely Avoid

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 Stacy Malcom (December 31, 2012)  While it is considered to be easier for women to shop for men than the men shopping for women, it can still be a daunting task, especially if you are buying a Christmas gift for your boyfriend. I think everyone of us has experienced awkward moments with our respective partners at Christmas. You are presented with a gift and you find yourself at a loss for words and don’t know how .. (Holidays)

Top 3 Most Wanted Christmas Presents

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 Adrian Fisher (December 14, 2012)  With only a few days left until Christmas, we all are in a hurry to get perfect presents for our loved ones. Choosing the right gift can be pretty difficult, as some people are impossible to shop for. This is why we decided to give you some useful hints by counting down the top 3 most wanted Christmas presents. For all those, who consider buying gifts a hard task, don't worry, you .. (Holidays)

Whimsical Winds Wind Chimes Reveals a Must-Read Guide to Holiday Gifts

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 Kristin A. (November 21, 2012)  Holiday shopping season is upon us! The earlier you choose to do your Christmas shopping, the more selection you have, and the less stressful it is to find that perfect gift. Be a smart shopper: shop early and zero in on the best deals (and for deals on wind chimes, it helps to know a great retailer like Whimsical Winds!). Our gift shopping guide from Whimsical Winds Wind Chimes is a .. (Holidays)

Thanksgiving in Australia - Is That Even Real

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 Megan J Peterson (November 20, 2012)  Even tough Thanksgiving is an American and Canadian holiday, it doesn't mean that it can be celebrated in other countries. I have even friends from France and Bulgaria that prepare a turkey for the holiday. What's the problem of celebrating this wonderful day and saying “Thank you. ” for everything you enjoyed during the year? In this article I will talk about the .. (Holidays)

The Way To Post Free Ads In UK Without Any Difficulty

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 Dmitry Lucenko (November 12, 2012)  At this time, folks make use of the internet to purchase factors. As well, people make use of the net to supply factors. Actually, the world wide web became a remarkably common interaction instrument. Yet, it is even more trendy in business. At times, people want to purchase second-hand things mainly because these products happen to be cheaper. It's a fact of common knowledge that folks . (Holidays)

The Things You Must Learn About Web Dating

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 Dmitry Lucenko (November 08, 2012)  It's understood that cyber dating is exceptionally trendy around the world. Regrettably, you will find many individuals which can't find lovers offline. Certain ladies think they aren't lovely while gentlemen tend to be shy to start partnerships. So, checking out relationship web sites is definitely the perfect option. All of us reside in a hectic world. Sometimes folks merely do not .. (Holidays)

Children’s Christmas Stories: Tales for Children About the Meaning of Christmas

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 Sergey Krokhmal (October 28, 2012)  Children are especially enthralled with the Christmas season. To them, it’s a magical time of decorations, presents, endless celebration and fun. It’s a time for visiting extended family or receiving visitors at home, of singing Christmas carols, and generally having a good time. One family tradition revolves around telling or reading certain stories to children that range .. (Holidays)

Dating Sites Reviews Can Certainly Help Steer Clear of Disappointments and Also Con artists

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 Dmitry Lucenko (October 22, 2012)  A lot of individuals throughout the world tend to be fond of internet dating. This type of conversation can be specifically beneficial for shy and busy people, that have difficulties with finding new acquaintances in actual life. Indeed, web dating aided a large number of folks find true love. It has hardly any topographical borders as well as provides more odds for men and women which .. (Holidays)

Knowing When to Say Thank You

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 Brad Roberts (October 19, 2012)  There are many occasions when it’s appropriate to send a thank you note or a simple gift as a token of appreciation to someone, whether the relationship is personal or professional. But it’s not always clear which situations warrant a thank you, and in which situations etiquette might require a gift. Occasions When a Thank You Gift is Appropriate First, be sure that the .. (Holidays)

How You Can Buy Top Quality Jewelry

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 Dmitry Lucenko (October 15, 2012)  Every single woman really likes gemstones. Diamond jewelry can be unique. Indeed, diamonds are enchanting. Gentlemen get diamond bands when offering a union. Of course, gemstones happen to be pricey. Still, in the event you stick to some not complicated suggestions you will be ready to purchase quality diamonds at great selling prices. Without a doubt, it might be risky to get diamonds . (Holidays)

The several kinds of Christmas tree decoration themes you can employ

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 Zora Ahmed (September 19, 2012)  As Christmas seems to be creeping up on us earlier and earlier year after year, everyone is out searching for gifts and decorations for the home. Christmas is a time when all the family comes together and enjoys everything from the presents to the Christmas spirit of being collectively. One of the main characteristics of Christmas is, without a doubt, the Christmas tree. The whole .. (Holidays)

The Most Popular Types of Christmas Trees

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 Sergey Krokhmal (September 16, 2012)  While Christmas traditions vary around the world, one tradition seems remarkably uniform, and that is the Christmas tree. In the U. S. and other Western nations, Christmas trees tend to be the focal point of all the Christmas decorations around the house, and indeed, the focal point of the Christmas Day as well. Putting the Christmas tree up and decorating it can be one of the best .. (Holidays)

The numerous types of Christmas trees

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 Zora Ahmed (September 10, 2012)  Christmas trees are a renowned symbol of Christmas and are available in all sorts of different shapes and sizes. Without the presence of the Christmas tree many people would argue it just doesn't feel like Christmas. That is why there are so many kinds out there on the market, which range from artificial trees to real Christmas trees to pot grown Christmas trees! Please carry on reading . (Holidays)

The motives why you ought to buy your real Christmas trees online

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 Zora Ahmed (August 21, 2012)  When the festive seasons arrives and we are beginning our Christmas shopping and putting up the decorations, it can become somewhat of a stressful responsibility. There is a mad rush around the shops to come across the latest toys or run into a great bargain on the designer t shirt your brother wants. Then of course is the search for the ideal Christmas tree in the nearby Christmas tree . (Holidays)

How to get hold of the optimal Christmas tree

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 Zora Ahmed (August 21, 2012)  We have all run into the same problem once in our lives, that the Christmas tree basically won't fit where you would like it to be or the lights won't reach that far. Ideally, by contemplating the points made below addressing location, size etc. you will be able to find the perfect tree and location for it to be placed. Please keep on reading to discover how variables such as size, tree . (Holidays)

The History of Christmas Carols and Caroling

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 Sergey Krokhmal (August 16, 2012)  Whether you enjoy actually singing or just listening, Christmas carols are a mainstay of the holiday season. Many cities around the U. S. , and likely elsewhere in the world, have at least one radio station that plays nothing but Christmas carols all the way through Christmas Day. There are religious carols, such as “Hark, the Herald Angels Sing, ” and “Little Drummer .. (Holidays)

How to Make Real Christmas tree Last Longer

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 Bhrat Brij (August 06, 2012)  During Christmas everybody needs a tree that can last for maximum possible time, at least up to New Year. For keeping spirit of Christmas intact there are many factors that you need to consider for keeping your tree strong and lasting for more time. Firstly you have to search for a fresh tree because a fresher tree can last for a longer time than compared to already cut one. To have .. (Holidays)

A powerful way to put lights on a Christmas tree

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 Zora Ahmed (July 30, 2012)  When the festive time of year arrives we are all in the spirit to get those decorations up and start our shopping as early as we can. We can't deny we don't do that, but we often run into several dilemmas along the way for example getting the tree to look its best, which can in reality be a challenging process, specifically when applying the lights. Christmas tree lights cause so many .. (Holidays)

Getting the Most Out of Your Family Boating Holiday

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 Graeme Knights (July 23, 2012)  For those who want to explore everything a country has to offer on holiday, family boating holidays offer the perfect opportunity to do so. As you sail through the rivers and canals of your chosen holiday destination, you will get to experience its authentic culture. Choosing the right routeBefore you begin choosing your family boating holiday, think what you want to gain from each .. (Holidays)

Manufactured Christmas trees are equally as good as the real kinds

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 Zora Ahmed (June 27, 2012)  We all know how real Christmas trees set up the traditional feel with their unique fragrance and branches, but what about the advantages of an artificial tree? When you evaluate the negatives of a real Christmas tree they can without a doubt put you off altogether, by the way they lose their needles and how they are a large amount of hassle to look after. Please read on to uncover more .. (Holidays)

Tips on how to make your real Christmas tree survive longer

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 Zora Ahmed (June 21, 2012)  Christmas just seems to be arriving earlier and earlier each year, so are you one of those people who loves to get their Christmas decorations up as soon as possible? If you are, you will be in need of a tree that is going to last as long as possible, hopefully through to the New Year. No person wants a tree with fallen needles and brown in colour, it merely darkens the Christmas .. (Holidays)

How you can customise your Christmas tree

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 Zora Ahmed (June 11, 2012)  Christmas is growing to be somewhat of a routine at present with synthetic trees getting put to use more and the media showing to us how things “really should” appear. Why can we not stay with our own personal tastes? All things considered, Christmas is truly about loved ones and appreciating what we possess. How comforting and snug would a tree that mirrors on your life and . (Holidays)

Decorating the ultimate Christmas tree

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 Zora Ahmed (June 08, 2012)  Christmas generally commences with decorations being displayed all around us. Whether it's retailer windows or in your private lounge room, Christmas just doesn't seem like Christmas without having a little decorations and of course the great Christmas tree. All through the festive period you can find many homes that are covered in lights and decorations all the way up from the Chimney .. (Holidays)

Important Elements of High Tea Parties

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 Mirjan Stojanovic (May 29, 2012)  High tea parties are wrongly considered for being the afternoon tea parties, but in reality high tea means the evening meal which generally used to be eaten at around 6 in the evening when laborers arrived home from work. This supper comprised of dishes made of meat , potatoes and other foods along with tea. Nevertheless high tea did not keep on to be the meal of working class people .. (Holidays)

July holiday in Nerano on the Amalfi Coast

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 Teresa Desposito (May 22, 2012)  July is the perfect month for summer holidays, the month when the temperatures get really high and you need to escape the heat of the city to reach a good sea place where the tourists have not yet invaded the beaches because most of the holidays are concentrated over the months of August and then you can still find half-empty places filled with a deep relax. The Amalfi Coast is perfect . (Holidays)

The arguments why real Christmas trees are better than artificial Christmas trees

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 Zora Ahmed (May 15, 2012)  When the last few months of the year come about everybody gets in the Christmas spirit. Shops normally kick-start the Christmas sensation by presenting Christmas crackers, decorations and Christmas cards. Then comes along the prevalent Christmas Coke advert, which seems to be coming on earlier and earlier every year! Having said that, in addition to all the commercial promotion and .. (Holidays)

Best Beaches in Amalfi Coast

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 Teresa Desposito (May 10, 2012)  Let me say: the Amalfi Coast is one of the most fascinating and evocative coast of the world. If you want to spend your summer at the beach on the Amalfi Coast you will be happy to discover the cultural and gastronomic treasure that this land has to offer visiting its typical places. Many are the beaches you will find there. One of these is Marina Grande, the most popular beach .. (Holidays)

Villa Owners Fail To Respond To Shorter Breaks

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 George Carter (April 23, 2012)  In the UK the number of holidays being taken by many people today is less than a few years ago, as the companies they own or work for struggle in the recession, and they either need to stay to run the day-to-day operations or don't want to be seen as dispensable should redundancies occur. The result has seen the major holiday firms offer more flexible holidays, and while 7 and 14 days .. (Holidays)

Excursion to the ruins of Pompeii

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 Teresa Desposito (April 19, 2012)  Pompeii is difficult to describe in few words: in every street, every corner, every monument tells its millenary history. We all know the history of this city of Campania, but it's very interesting to make out the natural and architectural aspects thanks to which it is one of the most visited places in both Europe and around the world. Surely one of the beauties proposed by the .. (Holidays)

Plan Your Family Holiday Now!

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 Graeme Knights (April 13, 2012)  A holiday away with the family can be a great time for everyone, and leave you feeling refreshed and relaxed. However, it is also something that needs to be planned early to get the most out of it - between mum, dad, older kids, younger kids, and maybe pets or grandparents, you could all end up enjoying yourselves as a family. or needing a holiday to get over your holiday! Leave the .. (Holidays)




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