The Question and Answer section for Tender is the Night is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
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This is far too detailed a question for this short forum space. I suggest you check out the GradeSaver link below:
I do not understand your question. What did the "train" do to quiet down? Or how was a specific person quieted down? Please be specific when asking your questions.