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The Grapes of Wrath
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  • Casy said solemnly, "This here ol’ man jus’ lived a life an’ just died out of it. ..."
  • And now he made his report solemnly.
  • They turned solemnly and walked to the truck.
  • Her eyes remained on Winfield’s tow head; and as she looked, the little boy opened his eyes and stared out at her, and his eyes were solemn.
  • Winfield nodded solemnly.
  • He did not hear Joad approaching, for he was whistling solemnly the tune of "Yes, Sir, That’s My Baby.
  • "Four solemn years I been eatin’ right on the minute.
  • Ruthie said solemnly, "Grampa’s down under there.

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  • He took a solemn oath.
  • Everyone was solemn at the funeral.

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