His manner varies from genial bullying when he is in a good humor to stormy petulance when anything goes wrong; but he is so entirely frank and void of malice that he remains likeable even in his least reasonable moments.
[To Pickering] It was artful of you, Colonel; but I bear no malice: I should have done the same myself.
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I am not interested in hearing malicious gossip.
Words can be like baseball bats when used maliciously.