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callous
used in Lonesome Dove

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emotionally hardened to other's feelings
  • Then she would reproach herself for her own callousness.
    Chapters 75-76 (70% in)

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  • Newt respected his feelings, whereas the other hands were distinctly callous when it came to Dish's feelings.
    Chapters 60-61 (7% in)
  • It seemed to Newt everyone was being mighty callous about Lippy, who lay on the riverbank.
    Chapters 40-41 (61% in)

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