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The Awakening
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  • You speak with about as little reflection as we might expect from one of those children down there playing in the sand.
  • Your advice might then have carried some weight and given me subject for some reflection.

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  • You seem to act without a certain amount of reflection which is necessary in this life.
  • (This was a sinister reflection which she cherished.
  • "Pontellier," said the Doctor, after a moment’s reflection, "let your wife alone for a while.

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as in: my reflection in the mirror Define
an image (seen on a mirror or other shiny surface)
as in: lit by the reflection Define
light seen after it bounces off a surface to another; or the process of bouncing light, sound, or other energy off of a surface
as in: is a reflection of American values Define
representation, demonstration, or expression
as in: After reflection, I think... Define
careful thought -- sometimes concerning memories
as in: share my reflections about it Define
thoughts or memories
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