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repent

Botany lying or creeping along the ground; reptant

repent

[′rē·pent]
(botany)
Of a stem, creeping along the ground and rooting at the nodes.
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Voorwa Apwiya mahiku oomaliha awo / When the Lord comes those last days Muchu oocheka hanarowa wirimu / The person of sin will not go to heaven Nyenya oocharuwa onaya vamukwahani / But a repenter is going on a journey Mukwaha wooyano wa Apwiya / A journey going to the Lord.
The narrator of Trinidadian Kevin Jared Hosein's The Repenters (Leeds, U.
Civilization, in its developed and apparently stable scientific stage, is presented as rather weak and feeble, prone to crumble and revert, as the desperate images of the Repenters point out, to a dark medieval-like stage where unscientific religious sects and apocalyptic ideas proliferate.