To have his love used so scornfully! for they say he is monstrous fond of her, as well he may.
What I felt on hearing that your sister was dying—and dying too, believing me the greatest villain upon earth, scorning, hating me in her latest moments—for how could I tell what horrid projects might not have been imputed?
"DEAR SIR, "Being very sure I have long lost your affections, I have thought myself at liberty to bestow my own on another, and have no doubt of being as happy with him as I once used to think I might be with you; but I scorn to accept a hand while the heart was another’s.
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Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.
That coach scorns students who don’t have natural ability.