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repose -- as in: repose on the sofa
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  • I have heard him with my own ears praying for the repose of the soul of the Countess du Barry!
  • Even if I did cross myself, and pray for the repose of the soul of the Comtesse du Barry, what does it matter?
  • Christ had listened to it, but was now musing—one hand reposing on the child’s bright head.

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  • She was reposing on the couch
  • Good night, good night! as sweet repose and rest
    Come to thy heart as that within my breast!
    William Shakespeare  --  Romeo and Juliet

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