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The Call of the Wild
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  • No longer was this fact borne in upon him in some subtle, mysterious way.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The news of it was borne in upon him, not by sight, or sound, or smell, but by some other and subtler sense.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: a subtle poison
as in: a subtle shade of blue
as in: a subtle difference or thinker
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