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 Still Waters Run Deep.Sti’lo No’vo. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Stilling (John Henry),
 
surnamed Jung, the mystic or pietist; called by Carlyle the German Dominie Sampson; “awkward, honest, irascible, in old-fashioned clothes and bag-wig.” A real character. (1740–1817.)   1
 


 Still Waters Run Deep.Sti’lo No’vo. 

 
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