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I had a hard time reading more than a few pages at once because my mind would start to churn with thoughts about life after death and it would be impossible to concentrate on the book. The drama tells the story of two soulmates and of tragedy. Almost everything else is based on research, and the end of the novel. What dreams may come would have to be one of the most intelligent, emotional, visually beautiful, and well acted projects ever to grace the screen.
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