[ ruh-thahy-mee-uh ]
- Carefree behavior; light-heartedness
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He whistled a song of his own making, improvising the next notes one after the other. His foot tapped to a rhythm of his own design, steady and slow. Heartbeats matched the taps of his foot, and his breath was like ocean waves—the kind that lulled you to sleep.