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    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
    • Fleeting Beauty: Cherry Blossoms Bloom Across the World
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    A girl in a traditional dress poses for photography enthusiasts next to a cherry blossom tree in the Gucun Park in Shanghai. March 4, 2017.

    Probably one of the most beautiful yearly events in the entire world, the cherry blossom bloom, started earlier this week.

    Crowds of onlookers in countries all over the world flocked to parks and cherry tree copses in order to feast their eyes on this spectacle.

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