Since their meeting the young man had been her abject cavalier.
Better live, to write your own tale than be the abject one to another.
To all outward seeming, nerveless, emotionless, an abject creature.
"Don't you say one word," she answered, with an air of abject confession.
It was a sad sight—that abject hopeless misery I saw this afternoon.
And then I go home and ...