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Today’s Question by Aart Hilal

Author: Paulo Coelho

You made your characters believed in Omen. Do you personally believe in it as well?

Of course. But you misunderstand a symbol when you try to follow the interpretation that another person gave to it. A symbol is there to talk to your heart, not to your brains. Therefore, if a reader reads any book with his heart, he will understand what is behind the words and sentences.

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