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  • From the bedroom beside the sleeping-porch, his wife’s detestably cheerful "Time to get up, Georgie boy," and the itchy sound, the brisk and scratchy sound, of combing hairs out of a stiff brush.

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  • detestable behavior
  • If it’s not too late, I want to eliminate my more detestable vices before I get married.

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