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  • But her temper had run away with her, and she went on. Cited from The Man Upstairs, by P. G. Wodehouse
  • This was one night, and she went the next, before her temper had time to cool. Cited from Ethelyn's Mistake, by Mary Jane Holmes
  • Her temper had suddenly got the better of her. Cited from Hetty Gray, by Rosa Mulholland [AKA: Lady Rosa Mulholland Gilbert]
  • Its temper had been tried by a thirty years' war. Cited from Hyperion, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
  • His temper had robbed him of the chance to kill and then escape. Cited from Steve Yeager, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Yet his temper had been freshly tried since he entered it. Cited from Sir George Tressady, Vol. II, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • Would to God that this temper had been cultivated, managed, and set in action! Cited from Works of the Right Honourable Edmund Burke, Vol. II. (of 12), by Burke
  • The count's quick temper had gained him weight but it had made him feared. Cited from Charles the Bold, by Ruth Putnam
  • His temper had not affected his eye, it seemed. Cited from The Reason Why, by Elinor Glyn
  • Bessie's little temper had the better of her for a minute or two. Cited from The Vicissitudes of Bessie Fairfax, by Harriet Parr (AKA Holme Lee)
  • His struggle with his temper had gone on steadily, and he hoped he had won a final victory over it. Cited from Through the Fray, by G. A. Henty
  • Copplestone's temper had been gradually rising during the last few minutes. Cited from Scarhaven Keep, by J. S. Fletcher
  • Her temper had come back; she had thrown his laced coat into the approaching sea! Cited from Doom Castle, by Neil Munro
  • Her boy's temper had been her greatest grief. Cited from Tiger and Tom and Other Stories for Boys, by Various
  • The stormy state of my temper had passed away, and had left my atmosphere calm again. Cited from The Legacy of Cain, by Wilkie Collins
  • My temper had been pretty well aroused for some time, and I felt impatient. Cited from Botchan (Master Darling), by Kin-nosuke Natsume
  • Mr. Peace was the senior resident master, whose short temper had won for him the above nickname. Cited from Jack of Both Sides, by Florence Coombe
  • No one had seemed to question until Brian in a burst of temper had brought the world about his ears. Cited from Kenny, by Leona Dalrymple
  • I was a good deal mortified; but my temper had suffered, it is a fact. Cited from Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition, by R.L. Stevenson
  • It could only be that Laban had left her, or that her temper had driven him away. Cited from The Leatherwood God, by William Dean Howells
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