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solemn
used in Black Like Me

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in a very serious (and often dignified) manner
  • When Compline was finished, they turned out most of the lights and chanted the solemn Salve Regina so beautifully, so tenderly, we felt the crusts of our lives fall away and we rested in the deep hush of eternity.

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