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Anne Of Green Gables
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  • "Wild horses won’t drag the secret from me," promised Anne solemnly.
  • Her pointed freckled face and solemn gray eyes peered back at her.
  • Anne was standing in the gable room, looking solemnly at three new dresses spread out on the bed.
  • It just means vowing and promising solemnly.
  • A Solemn Vow and Promise It was not until the next Friday that Marilla heard the story of the flower-wreathed hat.
  • I solemnly swear to be faithful to my bosom friend, Diana Barry, as long as the sun and moon shall endure.
  • Whereat Mrs. Rachel swept out and away—if a fat woman who always waddled COULD be said to sweep away—and Marilla with a very solemn face betook herself to the east gable.
  • "No, I didn’t," said Anne solemnly, meeting Marilla’s angry gaze squarely.
  • "And I will always love thee, Diana," said Anne, solemnly extending her hand.
  • She solemnly clipped one of Diana’s curls.
  • "It isn’t nonsense at all," said Anne, gazing at Marilla with solemn, reproachful eyes.
  • Not a soul in Avonlea knows it but us, and we pledged a solemn vow never to reveal it to anyone else.
  • But oh, Marilla, it’s a solemn occasion too.
  • "I am sorry to see a pupil of mine displaying such a temper and such a vindictive spirit," he said in a solemn tone, as if the mere fact of being a pupil of his ought to root out all evil passions from the hearts of small imperfect mortals.
  • Diana alone of outsiders knew the fatal secret, but she promised solemnly never to tell, and it may be stated here and now that she kept her word.
  • She said she would always think of it after this when he was praying so solemnly.
  • Jane promised solemnly; but, as it happened, there was no necessity for such a promise.
  • Miss Barry generally laughed at anything I said, even when I said the most solemn things.
  • It’s such a solemn thing to be almost fourteen, Marilla.
  • We felt extremely solemn, Marilla.
  • "Anne Shirley," said Marilla solemnly, "I’ve just found my brooch hanging to my black lace shawl.
  • My honor is at stake," said Anne solemnly.

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  • He took a solemn oath.
  • Everyone was solemn at the funeral.

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