Or perhaps it's a brutal revenge on me,—after thinking I'd only marry for money.
After all, he could not be brutal with this guileless maiden.
His voice seemed to him rough and brutal, but he did not mean it so.
I asked, more to soften the effect of Marvin's brutal remark than anything else.
Who could be so brutal as to blame so amiable, so candid a creature?
This was ...