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We of course sat down with her twice before school started and went through what happened to understand what she was thinking and had been exposed to, and to really make her understand how selfish and dangerous her actions were.
GOOD KIDS SOMETIMES LIE TO THEIR PARENTS. SHAME AND HARSH PUNISHMENTS WILL ONLY PUSH THEM AWAY.MEGHAN LEAHYJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Our lives and our livelihoods are at risk, and anyone who refuses to wear a mask should be fully held accountable for endangering our lives because of their selfish idiocy.
DEMOCRATS WANT TO FINE COLLEAGUES $1,000 A DAY IF THEY REFUSE TO WEAR A MASK ON CAPITOL GROUNDSPAULINA FIROZIJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
“It is not brave to refuse to wear a mask, it is selfish, stupid, and shameful behavior that puts lives at risk,” Dingell said in a statement first sent to The Washington Post.
DEMOCRATS WANT TO FINE COLLEAGUES $1,000 A DAY IF THEY REFUSE TO WEAR A MASK ON CAPITOL GROUNDSPAULINA FIROZIJANUARY 12, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Instead, overlapping climate disasters could poison our politics even further, making all of us more selfish, more focused on our own comfort and safety, and less willing to sacrifice for or invest in a better common future.
THE PANDEMIC TAUGHT US HOW NOT TO DEAL WITH CLIMATE CHANGEJAMES TEMPLEJANUARY 1, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
We were about as selfish as any one of my teams has ever played, so we’ve got a lot of work to do.
MARYLAND STRUGGLES FROM THE START AND IS STIFLED BY CLEMSON IN ACC/BIG TEN CHALLENGEEMILY GIAMBALVODECEMBER 10, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Nor can it be alleged with truth that he accepted it from mercenary motives, or used it selfishly.
THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND IN THREE VOLUMES, VOL.III.E. FARR AND E. H. NOLAN
But, of course, I cannot but rejoice selfishly to know that I shall have my dear children so near me.
A CHARMING FELLOW, VOLUME II (OF 3)FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE
Some boats were launched and selfishly filled, but the captain apparently thought there was no cause for alarm.
THE CORNWALL COASTARTHUR L. SALMON
She was selfishly engrossed in her book, and sat in her room all day, with hair pinned tightly back and wild and lucent eyes.
THE DEVOURERSANNIE VIVANTI CHARTRES
Shakespeare, the great teacher, shows us in "Macbeth" what happens to the selfishly ambitious man.
A PARODY OUTLINE OF HISTORYDONALD OGDEN STEWART

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