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He is of course joking, but this is not obvious, because even when Mitch is in a jovial mood he looks like a man passing a kidney stone the size of the Hope Diamond.
He had found good picking, he had often jovially remarked since, chewing serenely away on a brand of vile plug the while.
"Very well, this pleasant day," returned Kindelon, jovially imperturbable.
But with a bound, the youth rejoined me, jovially clasping my shoulder.
AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF A YOGIPARAMHANSA YOGANANDA
"We'll have no more of this gadding about," he said jovially.
THE ELDEST SONARCHIBALD MARSHALL
He would shout as jovially and interestedly while selling a fifty-cent used ironing board as he would over a prize cow.
TICKTOCK AND JIMKEITH ROBERTSON
Where do you get that we stuff, you old porpoise, grinned McRae, poking him jovially in the ribs.
They are easily furnished; get something and spend it jovially and merrily.
He greeted Owen jovially and held up the bird for their inspection.
Presently the man reappeared, book in hand, and the boy hailed him jovially with an utter disregard of his passing ill-humor.
TEDDY: HER BOOKANNA CHAPIN RAY

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