The bluntness of Lizzie's speech disconcerted him, and yet the simplicity of it reassured him.
The bluntness of this assertion rather staggered the prince.
"Madame, I have none," he answered with a bluntness not ill calculated.
There are times for tact and times for bluntness, and this was a time, Brent decided, for the latter.
If the man felt any perturbation at the bluntness ...