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revere
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Anne Of Green Gables
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  • Anne walked through it on her way to school with reverent steps and worshiping eyes, as if she trod on holy ground.
  • Why, I felt just as reverent as could be.
  • Poor Marilla was only preserved from complete collapse by remembering that it was not irreverence, but simply spiritual ignorance on the part of Anne that was responsible for this extraordinary petition.
  • Anne took the dress and looked at it in reverent silence.
  • There was in it thankfulness for the past and reverent petition for the future; and when she slept on her white pillow her dreams were as fair and bright and beautiful as maidenhood might desire.
  • It’s irreverent—positively irreverent."
  • It’s irreverent—positively irreverent."
  • I’m sure I didn’t mean to be irreverent."

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  • Many fans revere Michael Jordan as one of the greatest basketball players of all time.
  • Richard Nixon did much to erode reverence for the presidency.

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