Mr. Adister had no ground of opposition but his own intemperateness.
We may imagine too some intemperateness of character to explain the intemperate blemishes of his work.
He had not forgiven Dartrey for the intemperateness which cut off a brilliant soldier from the service.
His intemperateness lay in the craving to rise and lead: a precocious ambition.
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