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While Clare sits head held high and regal, her blonde hair perfectly coiffed, Irene is meek, hoping to go unnoticed using the brim of her cloche hat to cover her eyes.
This version is accessible to a 12-and-up audience and corrects the myths that Parks was a meek, passive player in American history.
CALENDAR: JAN. 29-FEB. 4PHILIP VAN SLOOTENJANUARY 28, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
The challenged, a meek physician scientist, has probably never been around anything more menacing than a Bunsen burner.
FIVE SCIENTISTS ON THE HEROES WHO CHANGED THEIR LIVES - ISSUE 93: FORERUNNERSALAN LIGHTMAN, HOPE JAHREN, ROBERT SAPOLSKY,DECEMBER 2, 2020NAUTILUS
Take my yoke upon you, and learn of me; for I am meek and lowly of heart: and ye shall find rest unto your souls.
“He was worth saving,” remarked Stanley, stooping to pat the meek head of the dog.
There was such pathos in her meek withdrawal into that little north room, that Brodrick hadn't the heart to keep her in it.
THE CREATORSMAY SINCLAIR
Then the meek-eyed woman reappeared, removed the dishes, returned once more, and looked fixedly at Thurstane's bloody sleeve.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
They sent a shiver of feeling through the village, and turned the meek white horse into a charger of war.
Such men lay traps, perhaps—and I'mWeak—meek—mild—child of woe, you know!
Gaze upon thy noble charge Till the spirit fill thy bosom that inspired the meek Lafarge.

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