"He’s an awful brute, isn’t he?" continued the young enquirer, a candid Thorley, who was evidently preparing to enter the lists as the lady’s champion.
Only the day before he had received a letter from May Welland in which, with characteristic candour, she had asked him to "be kind to Ellen" in their absence.
She said it in the simplest manner, as if she had said: "He’s fond of wild-flowers"; and after a moment she added candidly: "I think he’s the dullest man I ever met."
"Now we shan’t have to talk," he said, smiling into her candid eyes, as they floated away on the soft waves of the Blue Danube.
Miss Welland, evidently about to join the dancers, hung on the threshold, her lilies-of-the-valley in her hand (she carried no other bouquet), her face a little pale, her eyes burning with a candid excitement.
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Don’t worry about my feelings. I’d like your candid opinion.
My candid opinion is that their team is much better than ours, but an upset isn’t impossible.