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The Da Vinci Code
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  • It was discreetly crafted.
  • Discretion was apparently not part of the vocabulary of a 15euro-per-hour watchman.
  • As he did, he discreetly brushed the shell over the edge onto the narrow ledge that was the door’s lower sill.
  • When the Church outlawed speaking of the shunned Mary Magdalene, her story and importance had to be passed on through more discreet channels… channels that supported metaphor and symbolism.
  • In the silence, Gettum sensed her guests’ desire for discretion was quickly being outweighed by their eagerness for a fast result.
  • As Langdon and Sophie looked on, Teabing got up and went to the far side of the cabin, then slid aside a wall panel to reveal a discreetly hidden wall safe.
  • Everyone had decided to leave the rosewood box and larger cryptex behind in the plane’s strongbox, carrying with them only what they needed, the far more portable and discreet black cryptex.
  • Rather than permitting him to come on, I’ll tell him I’m traveling with a French celebrity who prefers that nobody knows she is in England—press considerations, you know—and I’ll offer the official this generous tip as gratitude for his discretion.

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  • I trust her to be discreet.
  • You can count on her to be discreet.

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