When the first two tries proved unsuccessful, tempers frayed even more.
By Sunday, tempers had subsided and five sessions were attempted.
The peacemaker of the brothers, Andre instinctively used his gift of mind control to counter the tempers of his fiery brothers.
The ocean tempers the climate considerably on the seaboard.
About New York City, and on Long Island, the ocean softens the rigours of winter, and through the influence of cold surface waters off the coast, tempers the heat of summer.
The proximity of Lake Michigan cools the atmosphere in summer and tempers the cold in winter.
It took the spouses five years to discover that their tastes were divergent and their tempers incompatible.
The dryness of the air tempers the heat of summer, which reaches in January a mean maximum of 87° F., whilst July, the coldest month, has a mean minimum of 36° F.
The Ozark uplift tempers very agreeably the summers in the south, but does not affect the climate of the state as a whole.