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The blossom was everywhere, and the tui happily feeding. The sheep in the meadow were happy too, sloughing their way through lush green grass. A shaggy dog appeared and she was happy. The sun shone brightly. The bees in the blossom were happy. Spring in the Clevedon countryside. The mayor arrived on his motorbike, a Triumph, and posed for photos.

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