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The Fellowship of the Ring
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  • ’Do not speak of such things!’ said Strider quickly, and with surprising earnestness.
  • Have I not earnestly studied this matter?
  • It is but a trifle that Sauron fancies, and an earnest of your good will.

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  • Both sides were deeply in earnest, even passionate.
  • She has a casual, go-with-the-flow personality and doesn’t appreciate his earnestness.

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