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repentantadjective apologetic, atoning, confessing, conscience-smitten, conscience-stricken, contrite, full of regrets, humble, lamenting, paenitens, penitential, reclaimed, reformative, reformatory, regretful, remorseful, rueful, self-condemnatory, self-convicted, self-denouncing, self-reproachful, self-reproving, sorrowful, sorry, weeping
See also: contrite, penitent, remorseful
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wrote on his drawing of Jean Cocteau: 'I, the undersigned, author of this drawing, swear never to get drunk again for the duration of the war' (14)--and remained sober for an entire day.
prepares me for communication and community--for the love of the neighbor.
We should do this generously, magnanimously, and repentantly