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tedium
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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the feeling of being bored by something that is uninteresting
  • For students the age of my Bishop Strachan girls to spend seven weeks of the summer memorizing The Medea and The Trojan Women must have been an exercise in tedium—and one that risked disabusing the youngsters of their infatuation with the stage.
    p. 529.6

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