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tempest
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • The tempest rose higher and higher, and presently the sail tore loose from its fastenings and went winging away on the blast.
  • By and by the tempest spent itself and died without accomplishing its object.

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  • a tempest swept over the island
  • Shakespeare’s The Tempest features a storm created by the character, Prospero.

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