Mary thought it was the most beautiful planet she had ever seen. She and the last few survivors of the human race had been forced to leave their homes when fossil fuels had run out, and global warming had rendered their planet uninhabitable. They had searched the universe for many years, seeking out a new home. This planet seemed perfect for their needs. Soon they could awaken the others from their suspended animation.
They landed their pyramid-shaped spaceships near a long river, which they named the Nile, and vowed that they would take better care of this beautiful planet and its resources.
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