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  • It was not the wind at her back, it was the thrust of Bjornstam’s scorn which carried her through town.
  • It is contentment . the contentment of the quiet dead, who are scornful of the living for their restless walking.
  • She told herself that she did not want part of him; unless he gave her all his devotion she would never let him touch her; and when she found that she was probably lying, she burned with scorn.
  • He saw Carol, slim black and ivory, cool, scornful of intrigue.
  • Del Snafflin the barber, who was as much a professional as Ella, having once gone on in a mob scene at a stock-company performance in Minneapolis, was making them up, and showing his scorn for amateurs with, "Stand still!

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  • Hell hath no fury like a woman scorned.
  • That coach scorns students who don’t have natural ability.

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