The irrepressible Bloom, who also had a shrewd suspicion that the old stager went out on a manoeuvre after the counterattraction in the shape of a female who however had disappeared to all intents and purposes, could by straining just perceive him, when duly refreshed by his rum puncheon exploit, gaping up at the piers and girders of the Loop line rather out of his depth as of course it was all radically altered since his last visit and greatly improved.
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She catches my eye, an irrepressible grin spreading across her face.
Sabaa Tahir -- An Ember in the Ashes
Fitzy’s irrepressible voice is both sarcastic and welcoming, like he just can’t decide which way to go.