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The Voyage of the Dawn Trader
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  • The dragon face in the pool was his own reflection.
  • He shuddered whenever he caught sight of his own reflection as he flew over a mountain lake.

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  • "I just caught my own reflection with the tail of my eye as I went past," said Lucy to herself.
  • Lucy thought she was the most fortunate girl in the world; as she woke each morning to see the reflections of the sunlit water dancing on the ceiling of her cabin and looked round on all the nice new things she had got in the Lone Islands — seaboots and buskins and cloaks and jerkins and scarves.
  • Edmund, peering from the bows, could see nothing except the reflection of the lantern in the water before him.
  • It looked a greasy sort of reflection, and the ripple made by their advancing prow appeared to be heavy, small, and lifeless.

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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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