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  • When the fire burns, or the water moistens, these terms merely express the habitual connexion which our senses perceive between one thing and another.
  • From two to three weeks after the completion of the cocoon the enclosed insect is ready to escape; it moistens one end of its self-made prison, thereby enabling itself to push aside the fibres and make an opening by which the perfect moth comes forth.
 
 

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