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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • and this seemed to render the pervading silence and sense of loneliness the more profound.
  • The boys talked little, and only under their breath, for the time and the place and the pervading solemnity and silence oppressed their spirits.
  • It was the cool gray dawn, and there was a delicious sense of repose and peace in the deep pervading calm and silence of the woods.

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  • We were losing 35 to 0 at halftime and there was a pervasive sense of gloom in the locker room.
  • It is a country where corruption pervades their government at every level.

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