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PART I - CHAPTER VII

this science. No wonder my brother became entranced of it so that he would not heed even his mother's desires, but would go across the Peaceful Sea in search of it! I was enchanted of it myself and began to feel myself growing marvellously wise. So much so that at last I must tell some one, and, having no one else, I told our old cook-woman.
" Do you know," I asked her, "that the world is round and that our great country is, after all, not in the middle, but only a patch of earth and water on the skin, together with the other countries?"
She was washing the rice in the small pond in the kitchen yard, but she stopped shaking the basket and looked at me suspiciously.
" Who says this?" she demanded, in no hurry to be convinced.
" Our master," I said firmly. "Now will you believe me?"
" Oh," she replied doubtfully, "he knows a great deal. Still, you can tell the world is not round just by looking at it. See, if you climb to the top of the pagoda on the hill of the North Star you can see for a thousand miles of mountain and field and lake and river, and it is all as flat as sheets of dried bean curd, except for the

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