She thought she understood both the change of decision and the brusqueness.
In those few months my mind had matured and the brusqueness of my will was softened.
He observed all this, and with a brusqueness that was partly assumed he hastened to her rescue.
This unforeseen veil, baffling his curiosity checked his brusqueness.
But Miss Lee read in the brusqueness a strong feeling ...