Every one in Starkfield knew him and gave him a greeting tempered to his own grave mien; but his taciturnity was respected and it was only on rare occasions that one of the older men of the place detained him for a word.
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She is taciturn by nature, but people like her once they get to know her.
She’s a bit taciturn by nature, but before breakfast you’d think she is deaf and mute.