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T43: walking

  1. Thoreau's twenty miles

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    The file that is attached to this post.

    This is a silly little thing I made at Geogeeks.

    The text reads:

    "There is in fact a sort of harmony discoverable between the capabilities of the landscape within a circle of ten miles’ radius, or the limits of an afternoon walk, and the threescore years and ten of human life. It will never become quite familiar to you.

    — ‘Walking’, by Henry David Thoreau (1862)