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traverse
used in Light in August

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Definition
travel across
  • She rises and walking a little awkwardly, a little carefully, she traverses the ranked battery of maneyes and enters the store, the clerk following.
    Chapter 1 (89% in)
  • In his sweatstained overalls he would traverse the late twilight of May and enter the kitchen.
    Chapter 12 (75% in)
  • Progress now is still progress, yet it is now indistinguishable from the recent past like the already traversed inches of sand which cling to the turning wheel, raining back with a dry hiss that before this should have warned him: '... revealed to my wife my hunger, my ego ... instrument of her despair and shame ... and without his having thought it at all, a sentence seems to stand fullsprung across his skull, behind his eyes: I don't want to think this.
    Chapter 20 (90% in)

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