- I was so humiliated, hurt, spurned, offended, angry, sorry,—I cannot hit upon the right name for the smart—God knows what its name was,—that tears started to my eyes.
- That she had done a grievous thing in taking an impressionable child to mould into the form that her wild resentment, spurned affection, and wounded pride found vengeance in, I knew full well.
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- Her father—spurned and rejected and lovelorn?
Margaret Peterson Haddix -- Uprising
- I wanted to spurn the Herondale name because I thought I hated my father, but I don’t hate him.
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