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The Age of Innocence
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  • He gave the name of the inventor, and went on furnishing details with all Lawrence Lefferts’s practised glibness, while she listened attentively, saying at intervals: "Yes, I see."
  • It was some comfort (to those whose securities were not in jeopardy) to be able to remind themselves that Beaufort WAS; but, after all, if a Dallas of South Carolina took his view of the case, and glibly talked of his soon being "on his feet again," the argument lost its edge, and there was nothing to do but to accept this awful evidence of the indissolubility of marriage.

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  • Jean Louise was about to make the worst mistake of her life, and she glibly quoted those people at her, she mocked her.
    Harper Lee  --  Go Set a Watchman
  • "He’s glib, even as he murders his wife and child."
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl

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