One blackly funny screed in the book is directed at Harry and David's gift baskets.
"I wish I were playing this for the first time," said Booverman, blackly.
Werner, chewing nervously at his thumb knuckle, eyed Roger blackly.
Some had been boxed for sending and whose name do you think was blackly lettered on them?
Boldly and blackly the rock stood out against a background of shaded blue, where the sky fading into mist met the far horizon.
His blackly pencilled brows were drawn together, and the pale blue eyes shone out, saturnine, from cavernous sockets.
Jack regarded Dick blackly for the fraction of a second; then he burst into a laugh, and clapped him on the shoulder.
On one side a wooded slope hemmed us in blackly, on the other lay dell after dell down into the cradle of the valley.
Kirby gave one look at Naida, found her staring down, deeper and deeper down, into the hole which yawned beneath her so blackly.
There was a great blank in her existence where the thunderbolt fell, but the cloud which hung so blackly overhead was gone.