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Umm, that's six letters, not seven. Who would want to live in a universe like that?

So the procedure here is to borrow a letter from WheatCat's parallel world (the "nm-" part) so we can preserve a turtle. Back in play:

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Umm, that's six letters, not seven. Who would want to live in a universe like that?

So the procedure here is to borrow a letter from WheatCat's parallel world (the "nm-" part) so we can preserve a turtle. Back in play:

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