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The Return of the King
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grave -- as in: Her manner was grave.
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The Return of the King
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  • ...in the Houses of Healing, where only the gravely hurt or sick are tended.
  • Beregond looked at him gravely.
  • To his face men were gravely courteous, saluting him after the manner of Gondor with bowed head and hands upon the breast; but behind him he heard many calls, as those out of doors cried to others within to come and see the Prince of the Halflings, the companion of Mithrandir.
  • ’Lose what you have found, lord?’ she answered; but she looked at him gravely and her eyes were kind.
  • Elrond greeted them gravely and graciously, and Galadriel smiled upon them.

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  • Her smile disappeared as she suddenly realized the gravity of her situation.
  • It was the day of the funeral and she was in a grave mood.

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