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  • Was she their sovereign mistress, that they bent so lowly at her coming, and rose so reverentially at her bidding? Cited from The Lancashire Witches, by William Harrison Ainsworth
  • But there was no more to be learned, and Mr. Larcom returned and attended the captain very reverentially at his solitary breakfast. Cited from Wylder's Hand, by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
  • Finch cast her eyes up reverentially at her husband, as if she thought him the noblest of created beings, and silently put her handkerchief to her eyes. Cited from Poor Miss Finch, by Wilkie Collins
  • Miss Merry shook hands as a spaniel might give its paw, and looked reverentially at Howard. Cited from Watersprings, by Arthur Christopher Benson
  • Footmen and house-maids gazed reverentially at prayer-books. Cited from T. Tembarom, by Frances Hodgson Burnett
  • His eyes glistening with tears, he gazed reverentially at the venerable man, and said within himself that never was there an aspect so worthy of a prophet and a sage as that mild, sweet, thoughtful countenance, with the glory of white hair diffused about it. Cited from Famous Stories Every Child Should Know, ed. by Hamilton Wright Mabie