Master Lenehan at this made return that he had heard of those nefarious deeds and how, as he heard hereof counted, he had besmirched the lily virtue of a confiding female which was corruption of minors and they all intershowed it too, waxing merry and toasting to his fathership.
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This examination room, for example, is a disgrace and besmirchment upon our practice.
Chang-rae Lee -- A Gesture Life
Better that your Jonathan die than that an angel be so besmirched.