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He thought there would be a great fight between the combatants; his dad hadn't finished yet, he declared, sententiously.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
Girls ant what they used to be in my day, sententiously remarked an elderly lady.The Minister's Wooing|Harriet Beecher Stowe
"Time hangs heavily when there is nothing to do," sententiously remarked Mataseis.
"People always gain by talking with a man like your Excellency," sententiously replied Mataseis.
"It's the first duty of a citizen to obey the laws of his country," he proclaimed sententiously.