Nothing is so odious as the obtrusion of technic in any work of art.
For it was this obtrusion of a personality that vaguely troubled him.
There is no obtrusion of the police or the military, as in Paris or Vienna.
But the merits of a class are not best seen by the obtrusion of its more eminent members, but by the average.
The young man was plainly astonished, disconcerted ...