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buoyant
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As I Lay Dying
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buoyant
Used in
As I Lay Dying
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  • Then it breaks free, rising suddenly as though the emaciation of her "body had added buoyancy to the planks or as though, seeing that the garment was about to be torn from her, she rushes suddenly after it in a passionate reversal that flouts its own desire and need.  (not reviewed by editor)

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