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  • ’A singular world, I would say, sir,’ pursued Mrs. Sparsit; after acknowledging the compliment with a drooping of her dark eyebrows, not altogether so mild in its expression as her voice was in its dulcet tones; ’as regards the intimacies we form at one time, with individuals we were quite ignorant of, at another.

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  • Despite the best efforts of some Republicans to elicit a hot-tempered response, the Supreme Court nominee answered every question in the same deliberate, dulcet tones that seemed to lull her opposition into, if not complacency, then at least resignation.
    Time Magazine, 2009  --  http://www.time.com/time/politics/article/0,8599,1910486,00.html(retrieved 09/02/09)

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