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  • And the poor creature dropped on his knees before the stolid murderer, and clasped his appealing hands.
  • Now Tom shivered from head to heel; for his eye fell upon the stolid face of Injun Joe.
  • After a long wait the jury filed in and took their places; shortly afterward, Potter, pale and haggard, timid and hopeless, was brought in, with chains upon him, and seated where all the curious eyes could stare at him; no less conspicuous was Injun Joe, stolid as ever.

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  • She listened to both arguments thoughtfully, but with a face as stolid as a cow’s.
  • She has a stolid, humorless personality.

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