1 I now related my history briefly but with firmness and precision, marking the dates with accuracy and never deviating into invective or exclamation.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) ShelleyGet Context In Chapter 23
2 Lady Bertram listened without much interest to this sort of invective.
Mansfield Park By Jane AustenGet Context In CHAPTER III
3 She cried day and night, and was, from excess of sorrow, less skilful and alert in her ministrations of her mistress than usual, which drew down a constant storm of invectives on her defenceless head.
Uncle Tom's Cabin By Harriet Beecher StoweGet Context In CHAPTER XXVIII