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pastoral
used in The Scarlet Letter

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Definition relating to the countryside — especially idealizing charmingly simple and serene country life
  • It was understood that this learned man was the physician as well as friend of the young minister, whose health had severely suffered of late by his too unreserved self-sacrifice to the labours and duties of the pastoral relation.
    Chapter 8 -- The Elf-child and the Minister (13% in)

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