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used in Of Human Bondage

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idyllically calm and peaceful
  • That is what a man wants in a wife, the halcyon.
    87-88 — Chapters 87-88 (37% in)
  • "D'you know the legend of the halcyon?' said Athelny: Philip was growing used to his rapid leaping from one subject to another.
    87-88 — Chapters 87-88 (36% in)

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