uncomplacent

uncomplacent

(ˌʌnkəmˈpleɪsənt)
adj
1. not complacent or self-satisfied
2. archaic not eager to please or obliging
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Heaney's poems matter because their uncomplacent wisdom of trust is felt upon the pulses, his and ours, and they effect this because they themselves constitute a living relationship of trust between him and us.