Touching Spirit Bear - Chapter 5~

pg.44[noun] Grimacing: A sharp contortion of the face expressive of pain,contempt,or disgust.
Grimacing he searched the trees and shore.
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Tide is like a current a current is the water moving in one direction it is usually caused by the wind it is always pushing some tides are small but others can be really big and will move you and usually that is not the direction your heading.
pg 41

Pg. 43 Vaguely:[Adjective] Not clearly expressed. Vaguely Cole remembered Burning down the supplies.

ragged-pg.41-Full of rough sharp projections. (adjective)
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