his temper

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  • He now looked as if he were going to give way to his temper. Cited from The Gilpins and their Fortunes, by William H. G. Kingston
  • Prior to this he had often let his temper get the better of him.
  • For then perhaps only one of them would have lost his temper. Cited from The Tale of Nimble Deer, by Arthur Scott Bailey
  • He won't show his temper to you, as he would to me. Cited from Flaming June, by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  • He kept his temper, and it was not long before he began to make friends. Cited from Facing the German Foe, by Colonel James Fiske
  • Nor did she doubt his character, nor his temper, nor his means. Cited from Can You Forgive Her?, by Anthony Trollope
  • I never saw a young gentleman keep his temper as you did. Cited from Ernest Bracebridge, by William H. G. Kingston
  • Captain Miles turned quite white, as he always did when his temper was up. Cited from The White Squall, by John Conroy Hutcheson
  • He appeared to have got control of his temper, and offered no further resistance. Cited from Fighting for the Right, by Oliver Optic
  • It struck me that his temper for the moment was not under perfect control. Cited from The Adventures of Harry Revel, by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • After some two hours of it the Director had lost his temper. Cited from The Enchanted Canyon, by Honore Willsie Morrow
  • His temper was now to influence the whole system of government. Cited from History of the English People, Volume II (of 8), by John Richard Green
  • He saw it would do no good to lose his temper. Cited from The Bad Man, by Charles Hanson Towne
  • I should just like to shake some of his temper out of him. Cited from Will of the Mill, by George Manville Fenn
  • He didn't trust himself to keep his temper with the man. Cited from Treachery in Outer Space, by Carey Rockwell and Louis Glanzman
  • And with all his soul he seized upon the chance to lose his temper. Cited from Pirate Gold, by Frederic Jesup Stimson
  • He was losing his head and his temper at the wrong times. Cited from The Good Housekeeping Marriage Book, by Various
  • I told Dr. Brown the same, but he lost his temper at once. Cited from Red Pottage, by Mary Cholmondeley
  • His temper was at times severely tried, but it never got beyond his control. Cited from Types of Naval Officers, by A. T. Mahan (AKA: Alfred Thayer Mahan)
  • He never raised his voice, he seldom laughed, he never lost his temper. Cited from The Blood of the Conquerors, by Harvey Fergusson
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