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mild and pleasant
Balmy
to shake with a slight, rapid movement
quiver
the humid and hot period in summer between early July and early September
dog days
the center part of a wheel
hub
What month is it?
August
What three things happen that are unrelated?
Mae Tuck is going to treegap to meet her two sons, Winnie
Foster decides to think about running away, a stranger shows up at the Foster's-looking for someone but he doesn't say who.
to walk on over or along
trod
making contact at a single point ot along a line; touching but not intersecting
tangent
to walk slowly or lesuirly, to stroll
amble
to turn aside from a course, directions, or purpose-to swerve
veer
lacking in quantily or fullness
meager
appearing sad or lonely
forlorn
free from communication or disturbance
tranquil
to look attentively and thoughtfully; to consider carefully at length
contemplate
difficult to bear
oppresive