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The sun beat down on the earth, toiling figures dragging the dry soil into the water channels that linked the wide flaxen fields of the abbey. Wide brimmed sun hats nodded quietly in the cool breeze, ribbon sashes fluttering in the wind, and sweat dripped off of the arms of the labourers. Still, the atmosphere was one of peaceful contentment, as song and laughter echoed through the fields, far and out towards the trees in the horizon.
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