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lost in translation (1)


By Robbie BalePublished about a month ago 1 min read
lost in translation (1)
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Dr. Tanya Jacobs peered through the dusty glass of the display case, her breath catching as she took in the ancient tablet before her.

The script etched into its surface was unlike any she had ever encountered. As a renowned linguist and cryptographer, Tanya had deciphered countless languages and scripts, but this one defied all her expertise.

The tablet had been discovered in the remote highlands of Peru, among the ruins of a forgotten civilization.

It was delivered to Tanya's lab at the university with a note from the expedition leader: "This is beyond our understanding. We hope you can unlock its secrets."

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