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She was a plump-faced, insipid child, with fair hair and pale blue eyes, stolid and bovine in their expressionlessness.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
He paled a little, and sucked his lip, his eyes wandering to the girl, who stood in stolid inapprehension of what was being said.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
It is just this joyous, care-free nature of the Irish that the stolid Englishman will never learn to appreciate.
Not that those stolid agriculturists required much repression.
One man, solid and stolid, stood his ground on the edge of the chain and administered a hearty kick upon each ankle as it passed.
ANCESTORSGERTRUDE ATHERTON
Finally she came to a stop in a room, larger than the rest, and turned her rather stolid gaze upon Mr. and Mrs. Nelson.
All at once Sara Lee saw the little parlor at home, and Harvey, gentle, rather stolid and dependable.
THE AMAZING INTERLUDEMARY ROBERTS RINEHART
But the wretches only blinked out of their little eyes, and never moved a muscle nor gave a sign on their stolid faces.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
Miss Smawl gave me a stolid glance, then made directly for the camp-fire, where a kettle of game-broth simmered over the coals.
IN SEARCH OF THE UNKNOWNROBERT W. CHAMBERS
The Indians looked at him and then at the snake, but in the most stolid way, and I stood wondering what was to come next.
MASS' GEORGEGEORGE MANVILLE FENN

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