What does “settling emotion” mean? I looked at her mouth for an expression that could give me a clue to what she felt; I watched her eyes for some tell-tale flash, some hint of dismay or bitterness; I scanned her brow for any passing line that might indicate a settling emotion. Excerpt from The Moon and Sixpence W Somerset Maugham Hi. What does “settling emotion” mean? Thank you.
Jun 29, 2019 5:41 AM
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It means a clear and consistent emotion in reaction to what has happened.
June 29, 2019
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