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The Fountain of Youth is a legendary spring. People talked about it for thousands of years. They thought its water could make people young and healthy. A Spanish explorer, Juan Ponce de Leon, was said to have looked for it while in present-day Florida. No one ever found it.


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But it was later found by an explorer. And before he take a bath to the fountain of youth he accidentally slipped to the stones that causes him to die. His body was drowned in the fountain. He never aged but he was already breathless.

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