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Wind abating, seas still terrific, but feel them less, as ship is steadier.
Most of us now had lost the first speed of the chase, and had fallen into a longer and steadier stride.
When are you going to grow steadier and more thoughtful?
She spoke of it, Fanny, with a steadier voice than I can.
The countries between them and the Pacific are blessed with milder and steadier temperature, resembling the climates of parallel latitudes in Europe.