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The Grapes of Wrath
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penitent
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The Grapes of Wrath
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  • ...he must crawl like a bug between the rows of lettuce, he must bend his back and pull his long bag between the cotton rows, he must go on his knees like a penitent across a cauliflower patch.

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  • When her anger passed, she was penitent.
  • If she’s truly penitent, you should forgive her.

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