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In one of those scenes, a character says supplications with his prayer bead while burying the dead.
THE POTENTIAL OSCAR FILM THAT’S TOO HOT FOR THE NIGERIAN GOVERNMENTDANIEL MALLOYDECEMBER 16, 2020OZY
The expression of his features was calm and composed, and his eyes were raised to heaven with a look of hope and supplication.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, NO. CCCXXXIX. JANUARY, 1844. VOL. LV.VARIOUS
He attempts to pray and make supplication—yea, even he endeavours to perform the service.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
I have put off the robe of peace, and have put upon me the sackcloth of supplication, and I will cry to the most High in my days.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Wherefore those men carefully watching him, found Daniel praying and making supplication to his God.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
Not a single outer sign of fervour: no kneeling, no clasped hands, or other sign of supplication.
FRIEND MAC DONALDMAX O'RELL
"Stolen," she shuddered, and thought of the dead soldier with his face uplifted to the sky in an agony of supplication.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
A prayer without confidence is hypocrisy, rather than true and sincere supplication.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
And all holding up their hands towards heaven made supplication.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
One emotion blended the prayers of the four servants of God and the King in a single supplication.
AN EPISODE UNDER THE TERRORHONORE DE BALZAC

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