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restive
used in Light in August

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uneasy, impatient, and difficult to control
  • Saturday afternoons too he spends there, alone now, with the other workmen all down town in their Sunday clothes and neckties, in that terrific and aimless and restive idleness of men who labor.
    Chapter 2 (65% in)

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