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He faced his loss with stoical fortitude, as I believe he would have confronted any disaster that life could bring.
His gravity, his intellectual life, his almost stoical philosophy impressed her imagination and captivated her understanding.
He studied Madame Roland with even more of stoical apathy than another man would study a book which he admires.
He remembered her strange, almost stoical calm, in such contrast with her wild agitation now.
THEY LOOKED AND LOVEDMRS. ALEX MCVEIGH MILLER
He had seemed at first glance a stoical person; but his deep-set, brown eyes were bright with good humor.
A HOOSIER CHRONICLEMEREDITH NICHOLSON
The unfortunate candidate presents himself before one of the examiners, and settles his face into a perfectly stoical expression.
His wound pained him, but the agitation of his mind and his own stoical nature caused him to pay no heed to it.
THE YOUNG RANCHERSEDWARD S. ELLIS
But steady resolve and stoical self-denial, easy enough in theory, are often bitterly hard in practice.
SWORD AND GOWNGEORGE A. LAWRENCE
Ah, there is that evil demon of his life!that cold, stoical pride, which haunts him like a fate.
THE MINISTER'S WOOINGHARRIET BEECHER STOWE
All the goods of life he tasted with epicurean zest; all the evils he bore with stoical indifference.

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