But the course of his life had reacted on others and embittered their existence.
But the Wee Folk were under a cloud; sceptical hints had embittered the chalice.
But he lived on, embittered, vengeful, with gall in his veins instead of blood.
I'd sooner be dead and buried than let my life be embittered so by my property.
Besides, he is embittered thereby, and only the more ...