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To Kill a Mockingbird
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To Kill a Mockingbird
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  • I was beginning to notice a subtle change in my father these days, that came out when he talked with Aunt Alexandra.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Until my father explained it to me later, I did not understand the subtlety of Tom's predicament: he would not have dared strike a white woman under any circumstances and expect to live long, so he took the first opportunity to runó a sure sign of guilt.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a subtle poison
as in: a subtle shade of blue
as in: a subtle difference or thinker
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