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  • And I was a civil, pious boy, and could rattle off my catechism that fast, as you couldn’t tell one word from another.
  • I’ve thought it all out in this here lonely island, and I’m back on piety.
  • That’s what it begun with, but it went further’n that; and so my mother told me, and predicked the whole, she did, the pious woman!
  • Now, for instance, you wouldn’t think I had had a pious mother—to look at me?" he asked.
  • "Ah, well," said he, "but I had—remarkable pious.

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  • The cartoon with a drawing of Muhammad outraged many pious Muslims.
  • Her piety required her to help her neighbors who were in need.

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