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theme
Used in
The Awakening
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  • She took Edna's hand between her strong wiry fingers, holding it loosely without warmth, and executing a sort of double theme upon the back and palm.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • I beg your pardon," offered Edna, in some embarrassment, for she should have remembered that Mademoiselle Reisz's avoidance of the water had furnished a theme for much pleasantry.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: theme of the novel
as in: musical theme
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