But they were generally accompanied by a sense of compunction and self-abasement of which Newland Archer felt no trace.
Mother and daughter adored each other and revered their son and brother; and Archer loved them with a tenderness made compunctious and uncritical by the sense of their exaggerated admiration, and by his secret satisfaction in it.
Now he was smitten with compunction, yet irritated that so trifling an omission should be stored up against him after nearly two years of marriage.
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While most developed nations recognize the embargo, China ignores it without compunction.
Stop up the access and passage to remorse, That no compunctious visitings of nature Shake my fell purpose