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used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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to soothe (make something less unpleasant or frightening)
  • Did they merely represent how he was washing his hands of the great American pastime, or did he want me to assuage my grief by indulging in the pleasure I would derive from burning all those baseball cards?
    p. 84.5

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