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Week 26, Saturday - Warm darkness
"In the middle of the summer night, far away from a noisy world and surrounded only by the forest, me and my brother sit in a pitch black sauna with approximately 90 degrees of Celsius (190 degrees at Fahrenheit scale). It's so dark we can hardly see our faces and the only light we have is reflection of a sunset that comes from the lake and through the window. There are no distracting noises, only a smooth buzz that comes from the stove while it heats up the room. This sauna is now serving the third generation and there is no modern conveniences like electric light in it. And while there is an electric sauna in almost every home in Finland, it's not easy to find sauna like this; old and in its original form with all odd details from yesteryears. To find it, you need to depart from beaten paths and find your way through to trails that are not marked in any maps. [...]"
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