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"No; he merely came and freed me from the hands of Signor Vampa, where, I can assure you, in spite of all my outward appearance of ease and unconcern, I did not very particularly care to remain.
"You will go down slow, sir, I suppose?" she said with attempted unconcern.
"If it were not for my sincere affection and devotion to Uncle," said she, uttering the word with peculiar assurance and unconcern, "I know his character: noble, upright...
The kitten had been placed in a large cage just before the throne, where she sat upon her haunches and gazed through the bars at the crowds around her, with seeming unconcern.
Mr Allworthy, who had settled all his affairs in this world, and was as well prepared as it is possible for human nature to be for the other, received this information with the utmost calmness and unconcern. He could, indeed, whenever he laid himself down to rest, say with Cato in the tragical poem--
One type of disorder is the "pseudo-retarded" or "pseudo-depressed", characterized by lethargy, little spontaneity in behavior, unconcern, reduced sexual interest, little overt emotion, and inability to plan ahead.
This onslaught against private pension plans, caused by the two groups' unconcern for stability and concern for revenue, has continued for over a decade now.
Any hesitancy in formulating responses will be viewed as a sign of confusion, deception, unconcern or incompetence.
If the spaces are left blank, that manifests a disqualifying degree of unconcern.
Is not a patron, My Lord, one who looks with unconcern on a Man struggling in the water and when he has reached ground encumbers him with help?
Boracay's problem was human unconcern. The Philippines and its waters are mirroring that unconcern, and will become unlivable if you continue not to care.
According to reporter, Syed Ali Gilani in a statement issued in Srinagar said that New Delhi's insensitivity, unconcern, denial and unrealistic approach were the reasons for the unabated bloodshed in Kashmir.