Tom approached the subject carefully, as he was seated on the hearth with his father that evening, and Mr. Tulliver listened, leaning forward in his arm-chair and looking up in Tom’s face with a sceptical glance.
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I am skeptical about her plan.
She is skeptical any time someone says it is important she pay them a lot for a car repair.