Thereafter the summer passed in routine contentment.
I contented myself with asking Jem if he’d lost his mind.
Routine contentment was: improving our treehouse that rested between giant twin chinaberry trees in the back yard, fussing, running through our list of dramas based on the works of Oliver Optic, Victor Appleton, and Edgar Rice Burroughs.
I had lost the thread of conversation long ago, when they quit talking about Tom Robinson’s wife, and had contented myself with thinking of Finch’s Landing and the river.
Miss Stephanie eyed me suspiciously, decided that I meant no impertinence, and contented herself with, "Well, you won’t get very far until you start wearing dresses more often.
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She grew more contented with age.
It’s hard to get her to consider a change because she is so contented with the way things are.