As no scandalous
, ill-natured rumour had reached her, it was impossible for her to understand much of this strange letter.
It had collapsed utterly, leaving behind, as usual, a large crop of recriminations, charges of incompetency and treachery, and a certain amount of scandalous
If I would not go for the sake of your father, I should think it scandalous
to go for the sake of his heir.
I've followed strange paths and worshipped strange gods; it must have come to you again and again - in fact you've admitted to me as much - that I was leading, at any time these thirty years, a selfish frivolous scandalous
Mainwaring and a young man engaged to Miss Mainwaring distractedly in love with her, which Reginald firmly believed when he came here, is now, he is persuaded, only a scandalous
The County Constabulary is in a scandalous
state, sir, and it has not afforded me the protection to which I am entitled.
Do you want to marry into a family with a scandalous
divorce-suit hanging over it?
There shall be nothing scandalous
in my attentions to her.
Hair does not grow upon the American women's heads; it is made for them by cunning workmen in the shops, and is curled and frizzled into scandalous
and ungodly forms.
We must hold hard to this poverty, however scandalous
, and by more vigorous self-recoveries, after the sallies of action, possess our axis more firmly.
Two or three curates who had hoped for preferment told their wives it was scandalous
to give a parish that needed a young, strong, and energetic man to an old fellow who knew nothing of parochial work, and had feathered his nest already; but the mutterings of the unbeneficed clergy do not reach the ears of a cathedral Chapter.
How he could hate me and tell scandalous
stories about me, living among children as he did, is what I cannot understand.
For hardly anybody doubted that some scandalous
reason or other was at the bottom of Bulstrode's liberality to Lydgate.
The way you talk is scandalous
for a small boy, that's what.
It is scandalous
, and it would make talk, but it is nothing.