Issy smiled, and the ghastliness of that smile was unnoticed by his companions.
Perhaps it was this peculiarity that invested him with a species of ghastliness and awe.
The ghastliness of the tragedy was not what he thought about at all.
That his chin was freshly shaven, and his hair brushed, added to the ghastliness.
Some typical cases of frostbite were grotesque in their ...