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Meaning of "Soothed"

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Mid-Term Break by Seamus Heaney

"Mid-Term Break - Poetry Foundation." Poetry Foundation. Poetry Foundation. Web. 19 May 2016. http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poems/detail/57041.

What is the meaning of the word "soothed" in the context of line 17?

A

Comforted.

B

Glowed.

C

Softened.

D

Flickered.

E

Blunted.