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bitter

Brit beer with a high hop content, with a slightly bitter taste
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The young princess, you may be sure, was not long in saying 'Yes' to all this; and as they spoke a gay coach drove up, with eight beautiful horses, decked with plumes of feathers and a golden harness; and behind the coach rode the prince's servant, faithful Heinrich, who had bewailed the misfortunes of his dear master during his enchantment so long and so bitterly, that his heart had well-nigh burst.
"It's still a linendraper's," she said bitterly. "Grove is the name.
And so saying he wept bitterly. Then the youths rose from the table, went back to the great stone fountain, turned themselves into eagles again, and flew away.
"If you found him a billet where I should like to see him," Surgeon-Major Thomson observed bitterly, "he would never do any more mischief in this world!
Bitterly as I hated the man who had parted us, I loved her dearly enough to be even capable of helping him for her sake.
Felicity cried bitterly all the time she was straining the milk.
This last blow overcame her, and she knelt by Beaufort's coffin weeping bitterly, when my father entered the chamber.
The Danaans tore their hair and wept bitterly round about you.
He and Professor Hylop had quarreled bitterly years before on some scientific matter, and the matter was afterward found to be wrong.
"Be it sin or no," said Hester Prynne, bitterly, as still she gazed after him, "I hate the man!"
"Hard on you!" she said, in low, mournful tones -- and sighed bitterly.
"Adam, he WILL know--he WILL suffer, long and bitterly. He has a heart and a conscience: I can't be entirely deceived in his character.