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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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solemn
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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • and then a solemn hush fell upon the church
  • She was a subscriber for all the "Health" periodicals and phrenological frauds; and the solemn ignorance they were inflated with was breath to her nostrils.
  • They waited a time that seemed an age, and then the same muffled boom troubled the solemn hush.
  • The solemn hush continued.
  • They tramped gayly along, over decaying logs, through tangled underbrush, among solemn monarchs of the forest, hung from their crowns to the ground with a drooping regalia of grape-vines.
  • Next appeared a dark-complexioned, black-eyed, black-haired young lady, who paused an impressive moment, assumed a tragic expression, and began to read in a measured, solemn tone: "A VISION "Dark and tempestuous was night.
  • It was a lonely place, and an hour made solemn by old traditions.
  • It’s awful solemn like, AIN’T it?"

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

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