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He could be moody and irritable in the best of times, but now it was ratcheted up to new levels of intensity, and it seemed like I was often bearing the brunt of his foul temper.
WHEN YOUR FATHER FALLS APARTEUGENE ROBINSONDECEMBER 23, 2020OZY
JaMarcus had always been slow to anger, but DeArthur noticed he was developing a temper.
It felt like really bad parenting — your child threw a temper tantrum and you gave him the cake just to shut him up.
UNDECIDED, WITH JUST A WEEK TO GONICK FOURIEZOSOCTOBER 27, 2020OZY
He had a temper we couldn’t predict, but in the afternoons, the two of us could spend hours exploring the world inside his parking lot.
I can’t rationalize as much as I want to why I was a yeller or continue to have a bad temper.
The Marshals were inclined to attribute their disgrace to the ill-will of Berthier and not to the temper of Napoleon.
NAPOLEON'S MARSHALSR. P. DUNN-PATTISON
But he marred it all by a temper so ungovernable that in Paris there was current a byword, "Explosive as Garnache."
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
If any one has lost his temper, as well as his money, he takes good care not to show it; to do so here would be indeed bad form.
Victor was the younger son and brother—a tete montee, with a temper which invited violence and a will which no ax could break.
All these exhibitions of temper and anger result from what I have pointed out to your Majesty in many other letters.

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