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  1. However, there was nothing of the robustious, shiver- my- timbers, conventional sailor about him; his manner was somewhat reserved; he had a touch of gravity beyond his years; perhaps he had acquired it through being put at an early age in command of so many men; but it never forsook him- not even in the ward- room, among his brother officers. - "The Beautiful Wretch; The Pupil of Aurelius; and The Four Macnicols" by William Black
  2. Dr Middleton's musings were coloured by the friendly vision of glasses of the great wine; his mind was festive; it pleased him, and he chose to indulge in his whimsical, robustious, grandiose- airy style of thinking: from which the festive mind will sometimes take a certain print that we cannot obliterate immediately. - "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith" by George Meredith