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used in Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

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a violent commotion or disturbance — especially a violent storm or emotional outburst
  • The rats and mice ran over my bed; but I was weary, and I slept such sleep as the wretched may, when a tempest has passed over them.
    21 — The Loophole Of Retreat (13% in)
  • This it was, more than any thing else, that roused such a tempest in my soul.
    41 — Free At Last (57% in)

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