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taciturn

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Happiness is the interval between periods of unhappiness.
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Etymology

From French taciturne or [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] taciturnus, from tacitus (secret, tacit).

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  1. Silent; temperamentally untalkative; disinclined to speak.
    The two sisters could hardly have been more different, one so boisterous and expressive, the other so taciturn and calm.

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