"It would not be like him," responded Hester, with self-accusation.
I said this somewhat testily, for the self-accusation nettled me.
Hitherto her voice had been hard, possibly in self-accusation, possibly in defiance.
And you will never regret and never forget this chapter of Self-accusation.
The wrath in his soul melted at this self-accusation and fervent repentance.