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  • The sight of such appliances in a drawing-room was not unusual in Lily’s set, where smoking and drinking were unrestricted by considerations of time and place, and her first movement was to help herself to one of the cigarettes recommended by Trenor, while she checked his loquacity by asking, with a surprised glance: "Where’s Judy?"

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  • One thing was a puzzle, though: despite Junior’s reported loquaciousness, his grandchildren never formed a very clear picture of him.
    Anne Tayler  --  A Spool of Blue Thread
  • Still loquacious.
    Katja Millay  --  The Sea of Tranquility

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