"And it's little worth his while to make the journey to see me," said he, dispiritedly.
The rest hung about dispiritedly, and waited for what might transpire.
There was a cheery ring to Zenie's voice that had been wont to drag so dispiritedly.
"The tellecarbon must have developed a mind of its own," he said dispiritedly.
No more than a dozen men were in there talking earnestly ...