She choked it back quickly, appalled she was able to find humor at such a time.
He was more and more appalled by the memories afflicting his brother, what he'd gone through since his supposed death.
The earthquake at Lisbon, which appalled other people, gave Voltaire an excellent opportunity for ridiculing the beliefs of the orthodox, first in verse (1756) and later in the (from a literary point of view) unsurpassable tale of Candide (1759).
He was not greatly beloved by his clergy, who felt their intellectual distance too great, and were alternately frozen by his taciturnity and appalled by his sarcasm.
Appalled by the weakness, or rather the non-existence, of the navy, Admiral Saint-Bon, with his coadjutor Signor Brin, addressed ~form.
Their vassals and subjects, appalled by the invisible powers wielded by the head of the church, supported them in their rebellion.
Nevertheless, even the combative Wallqvist was appalled when on the 16th of February 1789 the king privately informed him that he meant on the following day soundly to trounce the Estate of Nobles in the presence of the three other estates and bend them to his royal will.
appalled by the total lack of books.
I am absolutely appalled to have received no offers of assistance!
The former FBI agent was appalled over the attack by Owen Bryce and his subsequent death.
appalled by the behavior of its employe.
Galen himself couldn't dissect human cadavers, because Romans were even more appalled by the notion than the Greeks.
Since she was a second grade school teacher, some viewers and community members were appalled.
appalled to find the presence of jelly instead.
We are appalled at bishops in the western Anglican churches who support immorality.
Cynthia was appalled that Fitzgerald would go to such extremes to intimidate Lydia if everything the woman said was true.
But he found a stepmother there; and this apparition on his father's hearth at first rather appalled him.
I am totally appalled by the disgusting hygiene in pubs.
appalled to discover that he's wet the bed.
dissect human cadavers, because Romans were even more appalled by the notion than the Greeks.
Pershing and his Staff were appalled at what they considered to be bad American generalship, despite the unfavorable odds.
My magnificent Venetian gondolier & manservant was appalled at the sight of this poor beggar sitting next his padrone.
mangleologize to any native Welsh speakers who are appalled by my tortured mangling of this beautiful language.
Quite frankly I am appalled that I have been so misinformed.
How the 18th century Puritans who furnished this place would be appalled!
When Peter Mandelson was forced out in January 2001, pro-Agreement unionists were appalled.
How the 18th century puritans who furnished this place would be appalled !
In one episode, their entrance interviews are viewed by ladies and gentlemen who then talk about how appalled they are by the contestants' lifestyles.
appalled to hear the member's of the panel agree that " the ends justify the means " .
appalled to read that Indonesian Courts are still handing out the death penalty for cannabis offenses.
appalled to learn that there is no possibility of a child nutrition survey.
"Did I hurt you?" she asked, appalled.
Rabbi Tony Bayfield, Head of The Movement for Reform Judaism, said: " I am utterly appalled.
At the time, no doctor would deliver a baby without a fetal monitor screwed into the baby's skull, and Mom was appalled at the idea.
Or that it was produced by John Cale, a reformed drug addict appalled by the band's unruly behavior and chemical intake.
appalled at the prospect of losing most of the rich prawn fishery in a spurious attempt to save cod.
appalled at the lack of dress full stop.
appalled at the thought of some heathen religion sharing their festival.
appalled by the attack on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon and the dreadful loss of life.
I would consider tabling an Early Day Motion if that is asked of me. Holborn and St Pancras MP Frank Dobson was equally appalled.
The unparalleled spread of ultramontane ideas (see Ultramontanism) brought about a centralization of authority at Rome such as would have appalled the 18th century.
Ever since the advent of the bikini, parents have grown increasingly appalled at their daughters' willingness to flaunt their flesh in public.
Such was the case with Ring Lardner, Jr. who was annoyed and appalled by Robert Altman's cinematic interpretation of his script, a dark comedy about American servicemen during the Korean War.
Some costumes could be considered raunchy, especially by those appalled by the idea of a little role playing action in the bedroom.
appalled when Jim invites him to stay with them.
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