Therefore when the President said (else had his own head quivered on his shoulders), that the good physician of the Republic would deserve better still of the Republic by rooting out an obnoxious family of Aristocrats, and would doubtless feel a sacred glow and joy in making his daughter a widow and her child an orphan, there was wild excitement, patriotic fervour, not a touch of human sympathy.
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an obnoxious woman was making a scene
Before the giggling and obnoxious comments got too loud, she pushed the button again.
Laurie Halse Anderson -- The Impossible Knife of Memory