Pensive

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  • showing pensive sadness; "the sensitive and wistful response of a poet to the gentler phases of beauty"
  • persistently or morbidly thoughtful

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  • Pensive: about the racehorse Pensive. For the magical item in the Harry Potter stories, see Pensieve. For the word refer to Wiktionary. Pensive (1941–49) was a bright
  • Pensive Christ: The Pensive Christ or Christus im Elend ("Christ in Distress" in German) is a subject in Christian iconography depicting a contemplating Jesus, sitting

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