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He poked his head in at an open door, and called, amiably, "Kin anybody tell me where to find Mr. Castle?"
SCATTERGOOD BAINESCLARENCE BUDINGTON KELLAND
Even the gruff, grumpy, unsociable rhinoceros amiably allowed him to stroke its head with his trunk.
The boys went through the ordeal fairly well, being amiably desirous of pleasing the proud needlewomen.
He merely smiled amiably and said he didn't think he cared to take on a laborer's job.
THE HIDDEN PLACESBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
"Yes, it makes it rather awkward," Mrs. Lovick amiably conceded.
THE TRAGIC MUSEHENRY JAMES
"Well, I can't," he retorts, amiably rubbing his hands together.
THE DIAMOND COTERIELAWRENCE L. LYNCH
He offered no reply to this savage expression, but from his safe position in the rear he grinned amiably.
The doctors smiled, and stroked the smile down to the tips of their grey beards as they nodded to one another amiably.
The sergeant ordered Bobby to precede him through the postern, and the little dog complied amiably.
GREYFRIARS BOBBYELEANOR ATKINSON
"But her heart would have been broken if she hadn't gotten in this year," she returned amiably.
SMITH COLLEGE STORIESJOSEPHINE DODGE DASKAM

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