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He did his duty, but he did it with an abstracted mind.
On the green in the middle they practised at nets in the summer, but during the rest of the year it was quiet: boys used to wander round sometimes arm in arm, or a studious fellow with abstracted gaze walked slowly, repeating to himself something he had to learn by heart.
Zooming in and out, from close-up to long shot, the abstracted imagery travels through a galaxy of swirling lights and bright colors while gurgling sound effects fill the room.