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  • In an effort at normalcy, she broke the quiet as Martha dallied over the meal.
  • Belisarius dallied with the proposal until he had obtained an entrance within the walls of the capital, and proclaimed his inviolable fidelity to Justinian.
  • "You folks can take off now if you want," Fred said, as he dallied over his breakfast.
  • The Deans dallied over the dishes and then took a slow stroll around town, stopping at the Western Hotel a few blocks away.
  • There Julius Caesar dallied with Cleopatra in 47 B.C. and was mobbed by the rabble; there his example was followed by Antony, for whose favour the city paid dear to Octavian, who placed over it a prefect from the imperial household.
 

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