He said it simply, guilelessly, in a little petulant whine.
He waved to people, shook hands, made witty remarks about some current movies, and bore an air of guileless astonishment, as if he had been absent just since yesterday and could not understand why people greeted him in the manner of a triumphal homecoming.
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Her cleverness and inventiveness was exceeded only by her guile.
She had a guilelessness sometimes found in a young child being raised in a protective home.