- It was nearly sunup, still sultry and humid.Chapters 36-37 (81% in)
- It was another beautiful morning, with the hint of summer—Roscoe had always loved the summer and hated the cold, and he wondered if he would get back in time to enjoy the sultry days of July and August, when it was so hot even the river hardly seemed to move.Chapters 28-29 (92% in)
- He wrapped his blanket around him tightly to prevent Ed from slipping in, but it was a hot sultry night and he was soon sweating so profusely that he couldn't sleep anyway.Chapters 36-37 (78% in)
There are no more uses of "sultry" in Lonesome Dove.
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