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This straight-edge part of surfing—the all-consuming sense of purpose, the somber rituals, the hard-forged unity with the elements—attracted me more than the sun-streaked hedonistic side of things.
Despite the health restrictions and somber circumstances, she thinks she made the right choice to begin school when she did.For college freshmen, pandemic results in a first-year experience unlike any other|Joe Heim, Nick Anderson, Danielle Douglas-Gabriel, Susan Svrluga|December 17, 2020|Washington Post
“Endless Dungeon,” a new isometric action game from publisher Sega, debuted featuring a pretty, cel-shaded art style and a somber tone.‘The Last of Us Part II’ wins game of the year at The Game Awards, alongside new ‘Mass Effect’ and ‘Among Us’ reveals|Elise Favis, Gene Park, Mikhail Klimentov|December 11, 2020|Washington Post
There’s a gift for every occasion, even somber ones like death.
Given the grave nature of the moon disaster speech, Respeecher needed training materials that captured the same somber tone.Inside the strange new world of being a deepfake actor|Karen Hao|October 9, 2020|MIT Technology Review
When he ended Vieux Carré with the stage direction, “The house is empty now,” Lahr somberly terms it “an augury and an epitaph.”John Lahr’s Biography Perfectly Captures Tennessee Williams’ Tortured Greatness|Wendy Smith|September 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But even by his inaugural he was preparing the nation for war: “There can be no turning back,” he somberly said.
“The last several weeks have been a difficult time for the U.S. Secret Service,” Sullivan somberly told the panel.Senate Panel Quizzes Secret Service Director Mark Sullivan on Colombian Prostitutes|Daniel Stone|May 23, 2012|DAILY BEAST
I sat there, feeling very much alone, with Holaf watching me somberly, the only light a flickering amber from the fire.Valley of the Croen|Lee Tarbell
Doña Jocasta paced the outer corridor, watched somberly by Padre Andreas on whom the beauty of the hour was lost.The Treasure Trail|Marah Ellis Ryan
His unsmiling eyes are looking somberly, sternly, accusingly into hers.Wayside Courtships|Hamlin Garland
She urged her pony away and left him, staring somberly after her.The Range Boss|Charles Alden Seltzer
His eyes glowed somberly but he did not more or glance aside.The Secret Witness|George Gibbs