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Lord of the Flies
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subside
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Lord of the Flies
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  • His voice subsided to a mutter.
  • Then, at the end of the afternoon; the mirage subsided and the horizon became level and blue and clipped as the sun declined.
  • At last the immediacy of the kill subsided.
  • The meeting subsided.
  • The sound of his blood drowned all else and then subsided.

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  • I couldn’t think clearly until the pain subsided.
  • We had to wait for the noise to subside before we continue our conversation.

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