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Start file
The quick brown fox jumps over the lazy dog.
End file
The quick lazy dog jumps over the brown fox.

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> The quick lazy dog jumps over the brown fox.

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#1449 Thanh ND / @thanhnd84 - Score: 283 - 08/16/15 @ 18:01
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