It was far too sweet and had a bitter aftertaste.
"It is always Alex," Dulce continued in a bitter voice.
Surely she must feel bitter about that fact, and yet neither her voice nor her expression gave any indication that she felt animosity.
His plans hadn't worked out, so now he was bitter because hers did?
She was going to say that the bitter note in her tone was for someone who had betrayed her, but the whole world didn't need to know about their shame.
I don't know what to say, except, don't let it make you bitter about life.
She stared at him, shocked by his bitter tone.
His voice still had a bitter edge, but there was a touch of musing in it now.
"I'm not going to eat you, so you can stop looking at me like that," he said with a bitter edge that was lost on her.
"Even someone who reads minds?" he demanded with a bitter laugh.
"Gods, if I could send her home with that demon in your place, I -" "Gabriel!" she exclaimed, startled by his bitter emotion.
"Didn't think this silly little girl that believed your lies for years had it in her?" she asked in a bitter tone.
They had knocked heads and locked wills over the death of a Bird Song guest during the prior January's Ice Climbing Festival when bitter words were exchanged.
Gabriel asked with a bitter laugh.
Despite the bitter words, there was regret on Wynn's face.
Officer David said in tones as sweet as they were bitter toward her.
The other one was from a bitter immortal.
Surprised at the raw, bitter note in Sasha.s voice, Kris studied him.
Jackson moved closer, inhaling deeply, while bitter tasting saliva collected in his mouth.
She swallowed a bitter response.
Out of respect for Katie, he bit back the bitter words at the tip of his tongue. He stalked past her, waiting for the moment he could release the pent up fury and magic.
The first mouthful tasted like bitter honey and she drank the bottle down, sighing again.
His reminder of her failure left a bitter taste to her mouth.
Standing in the dark, wielding bitter words at each other wouldn't solve anything.
Their relationship had been a bitter lesson.
Xander sat, and Gerry poured them both coffee, aware of his addiction for the bitter human drink.
It is a small bitter species common in upland pastures and fir plantations early in the season.
It was a bitter mortification to Alexander, before whose imagination new vistas had just opened out eastwards, where there beckoned the unknown world of the Ganges and its splendid kings.
How well I know each line in that majestic brow--tracks of life and bitter evidences of struggle and sorrow; those sightless eyes seeking, even in the cold plaster, for the light and the blue skies of his beloved Hellas, but seeking in vain; that beautiful mouth, firm and true and tender.
Tell her there are a few bitter drops in every one's cup, and the only way is to take the bitter patiently, and the sweet thankfully.
I was wont to pity the clumsy Irish laborers who cut ice on the pond, in such mean and ragged clothes, while I shivered in my more tidy and somewhat more fashionable garments, till, one bitter cold day, one who had slipped into the water came to my house to warm him, and I saw him strip off three pairs of pants and two pairs of stockings ere he got down to the skin, though they were dirty and ragged enough, it is true, and that he could afford to refuse the extra garments which I offered him, he had so many intra ones.
Now I recalled every detail of that meeting and in my mind gave him the most malevolent and bitter replies.
"Ah, how bitter it is to love someone near to you and to feel that..." she went on in a trembling voice, "that you can do nothing for him but grieve him, and to know that you cannot alter this.