every story started at a near-nothing something

at

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every 

story 

started 

at 

near

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nothing 

something 

at

 a

 dot.

fin. period. kham. the end. full stop. iota. bas. kham. fin. period. kham. the end. full stop. iota. bas. kham.
  fin. period. kham. the end. full stop. iota. bas. kham. fin. period. kham. the end. full stop. iota. bas. kham.