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tranquil
used in A Prayer for Owen Meany

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Definition
calm and undisturbed
  • Her pregnancy, and her refusal to discuss it, must have struck the Wheelwrights with all the more severity because my mother had such a tranquil, modest nature.
    p. 15.5
  • She saw how The Globe and Mail ruined my day—and it is so gorgeous, so peaceful on this island, on all this water; it's such a shame to not relax here, to not take the opportunity to think more tranquilly, more reflectively.
    p. 459.1

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