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[66] For we can indicate our will not merely by a gesture of the hands, but also with a nod from the head: signs take the place of language in the dumb, and the movements of the dance are frequently full of meaning, and appeal to the emotions without any aid from words. The temper of the mind can be inferred from the glance and gait, [p. 281] and even speechless animals show anger, joy, or the desire to please by means of the eye and other physical indications.

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