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used in Lonesome Dove

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lacking energy and normal enthusiasm
  • They drug around listlessly, not actually shirking their work but taking a long time to do it.
    Chapters 38-39 (72% in)
  • The cattle were walking listlessly, worn out from their run.
    Chapters 66-67 (82% in)
  • By daybreak the herd was strung out to a distance of more than five miles, most of the men plodding along as listlessly as the cattle.
    Chapters 89-90 (39% in)

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