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    tinge of sadness through Peter's jovial laughter.

    There lies a well-hidden tinge of sadness through Peter's jovial laughter.

    Is 'through' the correct preposition?

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    Re: tinge of sadness through Peter's jovial laughter.

    'Behind' or 'underneath' would be better (if you're looking for prepositions). You could also use something like 'underlying' - though I'm not sure about how that would work with 'tinge'...

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