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sullen
used in A Great and Terrible Beauty

7 uses
  • She'd taken a long, appraising look at me, with my freckled skin and unruly mane of red hair, my sullen face, and decided that a proper finishing school was what was needed if I was ever to make a decent marriage.
    Chapter 3 (6% in)
  • I want to remind them that I'm the one who risked life, limb, soul, and explusion to get the wine, but I know it would be pointless and I'd just look sullen.
    Chapter 13 (6% in)
  • Pippa lets out a petulant sigh and stands sullenly in front of me, throwing a glance to Felicity, who shrugs.
    Chapter 16 (9% in)
  • "I think he was afraid I'd become one of those sullen girls who never get invited to anything.
    Chapter 20 (34% in)
  • "Yes," Pippa says sullenly.
    Chapter 22 (5% in)
  • You're not going to be this sullen all day, are you?
    Chapter 26 (16% in)
  • "You aren't serious," I say, coming out of my sullen stupor.
    Chapter 35 (37% in)

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