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(In the village’s central depression around the fireplace, villagers and supplies are gathering and tables are being situated. The fireplace has a large fire in it)

YOREL: What brings you here, Spondule?

SPONDULE: Navichet and I are Gleaners. Good gleaning around here. (Motioning towards the village) Apparently.

YOREL: (holding the cigarette) I’m Yorel. Been here my whole life, almost. It’s dangerous out there, yes?

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