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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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repose -- as in: repose on the sofa
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A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
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  • He has a handsome face, mind you, in repose.
  • The air of wealth and repose diffused about them seemed to comfort their neediness.

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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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