One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
- ‘"He hates me," Mary Rose said sepulchrally, slamming her paper face-down on the desk.’
- ‘‘I've been lying for all I'm worth,’ he added sepulchrally as we reached the bottom of the steps.’
- ‘"We are gathered here," MacArthur intoned sepulchrally, "to conclude a solemn agreement whereby Peace may be restored."’
- ‘‘Beauty is only skin deep,’ said Genevieve sepulchrally, cutting a pancake into little bits for her infant son, who seemed distinctly disinterested.’
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