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muse
used in Nine Stories

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1  —1 use as in:
her musings
Definition
reflect (think) deeply on a subject — perhaps aloud
  • "You seem quite intelligent for an American," my guest mused.
    6 — For Esme:—with Love and Squalor (28% in)

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  • Sometimes, however, possibly when my Muse was being capricious, I set aside my paints and drew cartoons.
    8 — De Daumier-Smith's Blue Period (8% in)

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