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The scenery is very impressive, but the stillness and the quiet — that is what stayed with me.
Four times each week, local meditation teachers offer 30 minutes of stillness and peace.
In the most perfect stillness, we arrived within two hundred paces of the enemy's camp.
The wind dropped just at that moment and the doctor's words rang sharply through the stillness.
At length, a low cry of pain broke the stillness that prevailed, and uttering it, the boy awoke.
She had no idea of the time, but because of the stillness of the surrounding streets she knew that it must be very late.
DOPESAX ROHMER
They had no power of attention even to a story, and the stillness was irksome to such wild colts.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
The stillness lasted for some moments, and was first broken by Flora, as if she had caught at a probability.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
Then out of the stillness a bird's note fell through the jungle and there was a gleam of whiteness.
KARI THE ELEPHANTDHAN GOPAL MUKERJI
She grew frightened at Tessas stillness; there was not one sympathetic line in the stern curving of her lips.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER

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