All of which might have intimidated the gentle Phoebe, but did not discompose her father.
The temptation to discompose Miss Peggy was too strong to be resisted.
The incident did not seem to discompose the Chinese, who disposed of the next prisoner.
I have been ill,' said she, 'and am still so weak that any trifle can discompose me.'
Of course the failure did not discompose ...