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solemn
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The Giver
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  • The Giver’s face took on a solemn look.
    p.146.4
  • She stood solemnly listening to the speech of firm instructions on the responsibilities of Eight and doing volunteer hours for the first time.
    p.45.3
  • It was different only in the addition to it of the newchild with his pale, solemn, knowing eyes.
    p.25.9
  • Pierre was always whispering solemnly.
    p.51.5
  • "We failed in our last selection," the Chief Elder said solemnly.
    p.61.2
  • They waved back, smiling, but he noticed that Lily was watching him solemnly, her thumb in her mouth.
    p.66.4
  • He would make the solemn announcement that Jonas had been lost in the river.
    p.161.5
  • "So if you escape, once you are gone — and, Jonas, you know that you can never return — " Jonas nodded solemnly.
    p.155.8

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

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