impudence


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This was the only retort - except glass or crockery - that the heavy creature was capable of making; but, I became as highly incensed by it as if it had been barbed with wit, and I immediately rose in my place and said that I could not but regard it as being like the honourable Finch's impudence to come down to that Grove - we always talked about coming down to that Grove, as a neat Parliamentary turn of expression - down to that Grove, proposing a lady of whom he knew nothing.
These fellows dared not have acted with such inconceivable impudence, had they not been supported by some strong bands.
After about two hours the court retired, and I was left with a strong guard, to prevent the impertinence, and probably the malice of the rabble, who were very impatient to crowd about me as near as they durst; and some of them had the impudence to shoot their arrows at me, as I sat on the ground by the door of my house, whereof one very narrowly missed my left eye.
he went on, looking closer, "so this is the way a Christian has the impudence to treat a Mussulman
Lastly, with monstrous impudence he used to say "you" to his equals and even those who knew what he was, and declare that his arm was his father and his deeds his pedigree, and that being a soldier he was as good as the king himself.
If I had gained anything, or if my exhortations had been paid, there would have been some sense in my doing so; but now, as you will perceive, not even the impudence of my accusers dares to say that I have ever exacted or sought pay of any one; of that they have no witness.
You doubtlessly mean to say something, but hide your last word through fear, because you have not the resolution to utter it, and only have a cowardly impudence.
I will not encourage the impudence of either, by receiving them at Longbourn.
In fact, I have rarely seen such excess of impudence.
Impudence," said Maria, smiling; {"}but come, fill your mouth with food, and be silent.
Following my strict orders, I refused his request, mildly at first, in a sterner tone as he insisted with growing impudence.
I am equally confounded at HER impudence and HIS credulity.