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    brood in tent


    I would like to know what "brooding in his tent" means here:

    (“I knew that, being Howard’s producer, I was condemning myself to a lifetime of hearing impressions from strangers,” he says ruefully.) When Cosell entered his bitter retirement—“It’s a shame Howard wasn’t taking victory laps, but
    he was brooding in his tent”—Rubin decided to go to France and learn to bake.


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    Re: brood in tent

    'Brood' means
    1. to keep thinking about a subject for a long time, often with anger or resentment:
    2. We found him in his room, brooding on/over his failure to get a job after two years of trying.

    I assume you know what a 'tent' is.

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