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There’s an inherent goofiness to dog clothing that could seem disrespectful at solemn events, for instance, or professional workplaces.
This, however, is Alison Lurie, who never confuses the serious with the solemn.
However solemn the content, the experience is like watching television.
MISS MANNERS: PEOPLE AT HOME ACTING AS THOUGH THEY’RE AT HOMEJUDITH MARTIN, NICHOLAS MARTIN, JACOBINA MARTINNOVEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Joe looked at her with a smile, his face still solemn and serious for all its youth and the fires of new-lit hope behind his eyes.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
So he bore down on the solemn declaration that she stood face to face with a prison term for perjury.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
They were just about to celebrate tabagie, or a solemn feast, over his last farewell.
Please advise the surrender as soon as possible in order to give due and solemn publicity to the event.
The upraised hand, the potent silence, the solemn gaze of a hundred eyes was too much for the old man to bear.
He consented to the trial, receiving Planner's solemn promise that, in the event of failure, it should be the last.
At once dignified, solemn, and impressive, it combined every element of grandeur.

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