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The Brothers Karamazov
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repose -- as in: repose on the sofa
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • It had struck nine o’clock—the hour of rest and repose after a day of such agitation for all.
  • It was very late, almost one o’clock in the night, but nobody went away: the strain was so great that no one could think of repose.

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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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