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The Grapes of Wrath
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  • The little starved bushes, sage and grease-wood, threw bold shadows on the sand and bits of rock.
  • And the hot breath of the valley came up to them, with hot green smells on it, and with resinous sage and tarweed smells.

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as in: sage advice Define
profound wisdom; or one known for being wise
as in: the growing sage Define
a name for various plants including one used as a popular spice and another commonly called sagebrush or: the color of such plants (a shade of green with some hint of gray)
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