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devout
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A Tale of Two Cities
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  • The devoutest person could have rendered no greater homage to the efficacy of an honest prayer than he did in this distrust of his wife.
  • Devoutly thankful to Heaven for his recovered self-possession, he thought, "There is but another now," and turned to walk again.

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  • How can they devoutly believe everything they hear in church and then say the things they do and listen to the things they hear without throwing up?
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • Yetta knew it wouldn’t be long before devout Jews—her father, Rahel’s husband—would begin the havdalah prayers, dividing the sacredness of the Sabbath from ordinary, everyday life.
    Margaret Peterson Haddix  --  Uprising

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