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Shawn

[shawn]
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noun
  1. TedEdwin M., 1891–1972, U.S. dancer and choreographer (husband of Ruth St. Denis).
  2. a male given name, form of John.
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  • Shawn leaned against the old piano and buried his face in his hands.

    Shawn of Skarrow

    James Tandy Ellis

  • Shawn turned suddenly to see a young girl come into the room.

    Shawn of Skarrow

    James Tandy Ellis

  • Shawn went into the old family room, Doctor Hissong's will in his hand.

    Shawn of Skarrow

    James Tandy Ellis

  • Shawn went out and took down the slate which hung by the office door.

    Shawn of Skarrow

    James Tandy Ellis

  • Shawn stood in the bow of the boat with the dip-net ready to swing.

    Shawn of Skarrow

    James Tandy Ellis