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delicacy
used in Lonesome Dove

3 uses
  • His love mostly came out in awkwardness, for their delicacy frightened him.
    Chapters 75-76 (16% in)
  • He had not taken a cent of money from her, and they seldom passed an hour together without him complimenting her in some way—usually on her voice, or her looks, or the fine texture of her hair, or some delicacy of manner.
    Chapters 17-18 (2% in)
  • Such delicacy exacerbated the rest of the crew, who were usually so hungry by suppertime that they could ill abide waits.
    Chapters 17-18 (73% in)

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