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- I am part of that, a little solemn with the feel of those long winters, a little complacent from growing up in the Carraway house in a city where dwellings are still called through decades by a family's name.p. 176.2
complacent = contented (unworried and happy) — often to a fault
- There was something pathetic in his concentration, as if his complacency, more acute than of old, was not enough to him any more.p. 13.6
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