He had by degrees assumed such authority over his companions that he was almost like a commander on board; and as his orders were always clear, distinct, and easy of execution, his comrades obeyed him with celerity and pleasure.
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Congress moved with surprising celerity.
she proceeded to arrange the cups, spoons, etc., with assiduous celerity.