Mauburn had gone to his room to be alone with this bitter news.
"Let that pass, sir," continued the stranger, with a bitter smile.
Well, since rhyming's been my ruin, let me rhyme to the bitter end.
She could be fierce and wicked; she is ignorant and bitter about many things; I am afraid for her.
Couldst see by his cheek and eye that he is as bitter as verjuice.