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The fifteen tokens of Doomsday (Author: [unknown])

section 20

This is the semblance in number of the household of heaven in the company of the Creator on that day, to wit, stars of heaven, and sand


of sea, and grass on earth. Such is the greatness of the power and strength of the angels, that in the space of only a single day seven of them would sweep away the whole world from sunrise to sunset.