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Gentleman, he said,
I don't need your organization, I've shined your shoes,
I've moved your mountains and marked your cards
But Eden is burning, either brace yourself for elimination
Or else your hearts must have the courage for the changing of the guards.
Bob Dylan, "Changing of the Guards"

Avec la garde montante
Nous arrivons, nous voilà!
Et la garde descendante
Rentre chez elle et s'en va.
Carmen by Georges Bizet

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