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disposition
used in Lonesome Dove

7 uses
  • The horse had an erratic disposition but was noted for his speed and wind.
    Chapters 48-49 (33% in)
  • Her disposition did suggest some time spent with Indians, but which Indians and how long was anybody's guess.
    Chapters 1-2 (27% in)
  • Pea Eye, who had a jumpy disposition, was always shying from shadows, and he had even blazed away at innocent chaparral bushes on occasion, mistaking them for bandits.
    Chapters 3-4 (49% in)
  • Once shown the proper way to throw a roped animal, they cheerfully flung themselves on whatever the ropers drug up to the branding fire, even if it was a two-year-old bull with lots of horn and a mean disposition.
    Chapters 17-18 (66% in)
  • "Be damned to his color and his disposition too," Needle said.
    Chapters 23-24 (80% in)
  • He couldn't see her face or judge her disposition, but he felt a longing to be back on his couch in the jail, where crazy things didn't happen.
    Chapters 36-37 (81% in)
  • In disposition, she was the opposite of the Hell Bitch.
    Chapters 85-86 (10% in)

There are no more uses of "disposition" in Lonesome Dove.

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