tales for dreamers: to the moon and back
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tales for dreamers: to the moon and back

The amusement park is abandoned, but the rides still work. Where will the roller-coaster take you?
tales for dreamers: to the moon and back
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When the amusement park project was abandoned for want of funds, the street urchins made it their joint, explains the stripling as he leads us through the grounds. He looks no more than fifteen or sixteen.

At first, they did nothing other than lying on the grass and smoking a reefer, convinced this was all there was to life, that they had seen it all, and that little else mattered. Until one of them suggested they take a go at the ferris wheel one misty evening, he says as a faraway look creeps into his eyes.

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