1. I spent an hour and a half in a telephone conversation with my boss. That seems like enough work for the day, doesn’t it? Seriously, I had to work at paying attention to him for that long.
2. I sat in a rigid office chair while having a colloquy on the signs of insanity indubitably showing in the guy down the hall.
3. She braced herself for the palaver she would have to endure that evening. Undoubtedly, she would prefer to be running discalced through the variegated leaves deposited on the cool asphalt. Fall was a transcendent time to run. She unshod as often as her schedule allowed.
Welcome to the first installment of Thesaurus Thursday. Once I get started, I have trouble terminating.