Young Lady, who reads Dickens (wiping away the tear of imbecility).
His awkwardness is fearful, and gives the impression of imbecility.
Nothing but imbecility or treachery could have controlled his conduct.
We commented adversely upon the imbecility of that telegraphic style.
The only thing that at this distance of time strikes me as miraculous is the extent of my imbecility.