The days of pioneering, of lassies in sunbonnets, and bears killed with axes in piney clearings, are deader now than Camelot; and a rebellious girl is the spirit of that bewildered empire called the American Middlewest.
His confident voice dwindled to a bewildered murmur, ceaseless and racking.
A bewildered spirit fallen on Main Street.
Erik was bewildered; glanced at Carol.
She alternately considered ways of leaving Kennicott, and remembered his virtues, pitied his bewilderment in face of the subtle corroding sicknesses which he could not dose nor cut out.
With pity for his bewilderment, and a certain desire to giggle, she consoled him, "Then let’s try some Tennyson.