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If you look carefully at the stars, you will notice that all the stardo not notice it turning. When you cross the sea on a large liner ry sky seems to be turning very slowly. you do not notice it turning. Look at a bright star. Now it is here and Of course, if the shore is in sight, you an hour later it will have moved nocan see when it turns by the land. But ticeably, but tomorrow at the same time what if you can't see the shore? What it will again be in its former position. This happens because the Earth is in if the ship is sailing in the open sea?

Oh how hard! But althougn the old woman had avenged the heroes, she still felt afraid. She turned herself into a hawk and flew to see what the heroes were doing in the cold and darkness. Had they already died or were they still trembling with fear? She flew down and what did she behold? She saw Ilmarinen the Blacksmith, safe and sound, making something in his smithy. " she asked. " The old woman realised that she was powerless before the heroes. Even the worse possible thing on Earth - eternal darkness and cold - had not killed them.

Swirling white clouds surround us on all sides, rushing outside the portholes and closed down upon us. come dark. The spaceship· is swaying in the gusts of wind. The noise becomes constantly louder. Torn shreds of dark-grey clouds whirl around outside. We have already been descending for half an hour. It has grown darker. It hit the surface with a thud. The spaceship heeled over, slid somewhere, scraping its side against the rocks, thudded again and stopped. Everything seems to be alright. We put on our-fireproof spacesuits and get out.

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