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“Race you to the other side!”
Elizabeth laughed, and her tawny legs rose, and fell. She splashed the water, as she waded further into the Lagoon. Conrad responded to the challenge. He broke into the glass surface. You could see the wet earth, that hid the tips of his toes, and the small holes, that the fresh water prawns burrowed down bellow.
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Lila and Conrad wondered how their secret was not betrayed by the uncontrollable physical manifestation, of their shared emotion; in the expressions of their eyes, the heightened color of their faces, and in the attitudes, that their bodies unconsciously assumed.
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