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The Two Gentlemen of Verona
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sullen
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The Two Gentlemen of Verona
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  • No, trust me; she is peevish, sullen, froward, Proud, disobedient, stubborn, lacking duty; Neither regarding that she is my child Nor fearing me as if I were her father; And, may I say to thee, this pride of hers, Upon advice, hath drawn my love from her; And, where I thought the remnant of mine age Should have been cherish’d by her childlike duty, I now am full resolv’d to take a wife And turn her out to who will take her in.

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  • She changed from outgoing child to sullen teenager.
  • A sullen crowd watched the execution.

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