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stagnant
used in The Sound and the Fury

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not circulating or flowing
  • ...touched her not warm not cool just still her clothes a little damp stilldo you love him now not breathing except slow like faraway breathingCaddy do you love him now I dont know outside the gray light the shadowsof things like dead things in stagnant water I wish you were deaddo you you coming in now are you thinkingabout him now I dont knowtell me what youre thinking abouttell mestop stop Quentinyou shut upyou shutup you hear me you shut upare you going to shut up all right I will...
    2 — June 2, 1910 (79% in)

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