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SCP-XXXX in containment.

Item #: SCP-XXXX

Object Class: Safe

Special Containment Procedures: SCP-XXXX is to be kept in a locked containment chamber measuring 5 meters by 5 meters. A guard is to be posted outside of the containment chamber at all times.

Description: SCP-XXXX is a brown leather bound book, covered in what appears to be designs of Celtic origin. Attempts to write in the book, or mark it in any way, have been unsuccessful.

SCP-XXXX was recovered near the ████ Forest, in [REDACTED], England. The anomalous properties manifested themselves when a local man read out of the book. Agents soon obtained the book and found its original resting place, a shrine in the forest. the shrine is of considerable age, and is ████ in origin.

SCP-XXXX contains proverbs, both modern day and ancient. When read, the proverb's literal meaning comes true. The language of the book seems to change to whatever language the reader speaks. The effect of the proverb only effects the person who read it, and may last indefinitely, depending on the proverb.