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- Until my father explained it to me later, I did not understand the subtlety of Tom's predicament: he would not have dared strike a white woman under any circumstances and expect to live long, so he took the first opportunity to run— a sure sign of guilt.p. 260.9
subtlety = non-obvious nature
- I was beginning to notice a subtle change in my father these days, that came out when he talked with Aunt Alexandra.p. 209.8
subtle = slightly noticeable
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