Her temper rose with her voice.
His temper was rising by the second.
She wasn't about to lose her temper again.
At least he was trying to control his temper this time.
The old prince was in a good temper and very gracious to Pierre.
Temper made her brave and she lifted her head.
In total loss of her temper, she marched over and stomped on the phone, grinding it under her boot heel.
She clamped a lid on her temper and turned the fire down to simmer.
"His temper exceeding fiery, as I have known, but the flame of it,.
She should shut the door, but her temper flared.
The old man was in a good temper after his nap before dinner.
The flurry of words left before she could temper them.
By the time she reached the chicken coop, her fit of temper was mellowing.
This time she marched toward the kitchen, her temper rising with every step.
The temper of this assembly was, however, wholly different.
I'm afraid I lost my temper with him.
No change was made in official methods, and the condition of affairs drifted from bad to worse, until the temper of the people, so long and so sorely tried, showed plainly that the situation had become insufferable.
The temper of the second Duma, was, indeed, even more democratic than that of the first; but M.
Then I took the doll, meaning to give it back to her when she had made the letters; but she thought I meant to take it from her, and in an instant she was in a temper, and tried to seize the doll.
He just has a hard time controlling his temper, and I don't pay him enough respect.
Temper, Jessi! she berated herself, aware of what happened if she pissed him off.
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There, too, after a fit of temper, I went to find comfort and to hide my hot face in the cool leaves and grass.
He does have a formidable temper, you know.
"Jule, you don't understand what—" "I'm starting to understand," Jule said, temper at its limit.
No, he'll just have to keep his temper in check for a while until he is used to it.
His temper was free and running and she tried to do the same, but he caught her and threw her on the hay.
Jule chuckled, as aware of the youth's temper as Darian was.
Temper abandoned her then, leaving nothing but weakness and shame.
Her temper was shorter, the result of not sleeping and the pain of her arm.
The Letters, which are very stilted, also reveal Apollinaris as a man of genial temper, fond of good living and of pleasure.
In 1570 Presbyterian views found a distinguished exponent in Dr Thomas Cartwright at Cambridge; and the temper of parliament was shown by the act of 1571, for the reform of disorders in the Church, in which, while all mention of doctrine is omitted, the doctrinal articles alone being sanctioned, ordination without a bishop is implicitly recognized.
His temper quickly led him into quarrels with the minister of war, and he resigned his command in 1850.
His marvellous physical and moral equilibrium gave him an evenness of temper which always renaered his society charming.
Rienzis revolution in Rome (3471354), and hi~ establishment of a republic upon a fantastic basis, half classical half feudal, proved the temper of the times; while the rise of dynastic families in the cities of the church, claiming the title of papal vicars, but acting in their own interests, Tb weakened the authority of the Holy See.
What form it would ultimately take depended still on the balance between the forces of conservatism and change, the suspicious temper of the autocracy being revealed, during the years of unstable equilibrium, by the alternate concession and withdrawal of privileges, e.g.
On the whole, the new Duma was fairly representative of the changed temper of the Russian people, disillusioned and weary of anarchy.
She was, alas, the helpless victim of my outbursts of temper and of affection, so that she became much the worse for wear.
During the whole trip I did not have one fit of temper, there were so many things to keep my mind and fingers busy.
Whether he was in a bad temper because Prince Vasili was coming, or whether his being in a bad temper made him specially annoyed at Prince Vasili's visit, he was in a bad temper, and in the morning Tikhon had already advised the architect not to go to the prince with his report.
During that year after his son's departure, Prince Nicholas Bolkonski's health and temper became much worse.
One matter connected with his management sometimes worried Nicholas, and that was his quick temper together with his old hussar habit of making free use of his fists.
But Napoleon's power suppressed the ideas of the Revolution and the general temper of the age.
Other than the one time he had lost his temper with her, she had never known him to be anything but gentle.
She gave his teenage temper the benefit of the doubt and patted him on the shoulder as she left the car.
Pain radiated through his body from where she'd shot him, and his normally pliant temper was near the snapping point.
Gabriel said nothing, sensing the half-demon's explosive temper was close to the surface.
The largest of the brothers in size, Tamer's temper most closely resembled Rhyn's.
He hasn't the temper for a woman yet.
If he had Damian's temper, he'd be in trouble.
I lost my temper and said things I didn't mean.
Her temper was legendary in her household.
Losing her temper wasn't going to get her anywhere, especially now that she knew he was trying to provoke her.
"How …" Temper, Jessi.
His father, Johann Reinhold Forster, a man of great scientific attainments but an intractable temper, was at that time pastor of the place; the family are said to have been of Scottish extraction.
He showed indeed none of the avaricious temper so common among the politicians of the time.
In his adoption of a purely defensive policy at the beginning of the Peloponnesian War, he miscalculated the temper of the Athenians, whose morale would have been better sustained by a greater show of activity.
Cromwell's strategic manoeuvres, if less adroit than those of Turenne or Montecucculi, were, in accordance with his own genius and the temper of his army, directed always to forcing a decisive battle.
This reveals the empiricist temper, and points to an attempted empiricist solution of great problems. Butler holds that more ambitious philosophies are valid, but he shrinks from their use.
The ideas of the Revolution and the general temper of the age produced Napoleon's power.
This circumstance is due to the sea-breezes, which blow with great regularity, and temper what would otherwise be an excessive heat.
The same year he was named one of the justices of the peace for his borough; and on the grant of a new charter showed great zeal in defending the rights of the commoners, and succeeded in procuring an alteration in the charter in their favour, exhibiting much warmth of temper during the dispute and being committed to custody by the privy council for angry words spoken against the mayor, for which he afterwards apologized.
His scientific temper and the special facilities which he enjoyed for drawing from original sources give to his numerous historical works a very special value.
Gabriel's temper was close to boiling over, for the umpteenth time since he inherited the responsibilities of Death.
He has a hot temper, but this is the first time he was ever anything but gentle with me.