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convalesce
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Moby Dick
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  • Now, there is this noteworthy difference between savage and civilized; that while a sick, civilized man may be six months convalescing, generally speaking, a sick savage is almost half-well again in a day.

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  • convalesce at her parent’s home
  • taking two weeks to convalesce

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