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muse
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The House of Mirth
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muse
Used in
The House of Mirth
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  • But meanwhile she had the morning to herself, and could muse pleasantly on the disposal of its hours.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Miss Bart, on her way to the station, had leisure to muse over her friend's words, and their peculiar application to herself.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • And so he had leisure to muse on all its exquisite details, as a hard worker, on a holiday morning, might lie still and watch the beam of light travel gradually across his room.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: She was his muse
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