"He's the proudest beggar I ever met," thought Halbert, looking after him.
If you were to say to an Ulster man, "Who are the proudest people in Ireland?"
And if you were to say to a Ballyards man, "Who are the proudest people in Ulster?"
There is not a blemish in mind or person at which the proudest of you all would sicken.
Yield to fate to-day, and you may grasp her proudest ...