asterisks
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'asterisk'

from the Greek meaning 'ittle star'

in a novel, three asterisks indicate a break

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between scenes

typographically known as a 'dinkus'

Three asterisks sit in the space

where something changes.

They offer a breathing space.

                                                                                                

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