The agent heard him placidly, as one who listens to a curious tale.
He was a man of quick temper, and perhaps he would not have taken it so placidly as I did.
"I—I don't think you'll tell me that," said Plowden, placidly.
"He always was a strong healthy boy," said the old woman, placidly.
She was of the kind who fought out trouble silently, but not placidly.
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