A box of candy against a good cigar, they are a stolid married couple.
But if stolid, Timmins had his fair share of a certain slow pugnacity.
How stolid they were and how matter of fact and how sensible.
Hiram said not a word, but he sat looking at the other in stolid silence.
Eccles faced him unwillingly, with a stolid front but shifty eyes.
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