But now, upon the heels of his placating words, he abruptly shot.
Far from placating the gloomy Jim, this seemed only to awake his suspicions.
He succeeded in placating the wrath of the Marquis of Caylus.
And Madame Rosalie's tone, though courteous, had not been eager or placating.
It has nothing to do with placating or propitiating the Goddess.
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