Their mother would not wish a slur to rest upon them.
"Studies in love and in terror" by Marie Belloc Lowndes
You've thrown a slur upon her which people will never forget.
"The Hero" by William Somerset Maugham
Who among you will fight with me, casting slur upon my honour?
"The Wagnerian Romances" by Gertrude Hall
Red Hoss chose to ignore the slur.
"Sundry Accounts" by Irvin S. Cobb
The poetry of the Caroline age was, therefore, a little slurred, and this mishap of falling between two schools has constantly recurred to it.
"A History of English Literature" by George Saintsbury
In the trial of the king adverse points are slurred over, as if a historian could hold a brief.
"Lectures on the French Revolution" by John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
Nor did Hal, by any means, miss the intended slur.
"Uncle Sam's Boys as Sergeants" by H. Irving Hancock
The one difficulty she was, indeed, obliged to slur over; but even that was not altogether omitted in her scheme.
"Sir Harry Hotspur of Humblethwaite" by Anthony Trollope
To this slur Chigi retorted hotly that Riario's palace would not be able to compare with his own stables.
"Romance of Roman Villas" by Elizabeth W. (Elizbeth Williams) Champney
Gregory smiled at her slurring reference to Hawkins' two friends.
"El Diablo" by Brayton Norton
On Lord Holland no such slur could be thrown.
"Critical and Historical Essays, Volume III (of 3)" by Thomas Babington Macaulay
The preacher must have slurred that, and got on quickly to the wings of the dove.
"Highways and Byways in Surrey" by Eric Parker
A slur on all things English?
"A Man of Two Countries" by Alice Harriman
In the quieter times which followed this slur upon them was removed, and the House of Lords was again filled.
"A Student's History of England, v. 1 (of 3)" by Samuel Rawson Gardiner
It was ever to her a vulgar slur on her beloved pipe.
"The Battle with the Slum" by Jacob A. Riis
They dressed in furs and spoke a slurred and broken language, at least Naxa did.
"Deathworld" by Harry Harrison
By this time his temper had cooled, yet there lingered in his heart the stabbing hurt brought there by Molly's slurs.
"Rose O'Paradise" by Grace Miller White
He heard a few slurred words in the guttural speech of the Tartars.
"The Saracen: Land of the Infidel" by Robert Shea
The face of the American flushed at the slur, but he held himself in hand.
"Up the Forked River" by Edward Sylvester Ellis
Hitherto Meg's experience had been that it was a thing to be slurred over, like a deformity.
"Jan and Her Job" by L. Allen Harker
Think on the shame of dreams for deeds,
The scandal of unnatural strife,
The slur upon immortal needs,
The treason done to life:
"Some Starlit Garden Grey With Dew" by William Ernest Henley
Who knows what round the corner waits
To smite? If shipwreck, snare, or slur
Shall leave me with a head to lift,
Worthy of him that spoke with her.
"Vanity" by Gilbert Keith Chesterton
We know his people great and strong;
On such as these we cast no slur;
Our wonder is that they so long
Suffer ungalled his bit and spur.
'Tis with no heart of joy that we
Arise to smite them on the sea.
"The Man Forsworn " by William Watson
I saw the slur intended--why I fancied I could see
The old man shoot the insult like a poison dart at me;
And in that heat of passion I swore an inward oath
That if Annie pleased her father she could never please us both.
"George Mullen's Confession" by James Whitcomb Riley
So the other soldiers laughed, for their spirits felt gay,
And they applauded his jokes, and let him have his own way,
Because he could command as desperate a gang of men as any in the world,
So many a joke and slur at the soldiers he hurled.
"Jack o' the Cudgel" by William Topaz McGonagall
His speech is still slightly slurred.
A jury awarded the sum to five black women after testimony about White's slurs and veiled threats.
Racial slurs came before Waikiki shooting.
When about 400 people shout racial slurs and a gathering has to be broken up by police, it's more than shameful behavior.
LaLa says Dallas fans yelled racial slurs at her.
A statement issued today by LaLa Vazquez says the fiancee of Carmelo Anthony was subject to racial slurs by some Dallas Mavericks fans during Game 4 Monday night in Dallas.
MLB investigates homophobic slur on Derek Holland's Twitter account .
View full size Justin Schwind accused in lawsuit of using racial slur.
Detroit Tigers star Delmon Young pleads guilty to aggravated harassment in NYC slur case.
Knicks Star Stoudemire Uses Anti-Gay Slur On Twitter.
Racist or bigoted slurs 2.
Two gay conservative leaders have blasted Texas governor Rick Perry's antigay presidential campaign ad while also using a gay slur to out Perry strategist Tony Fabrizio.
David Arquette Laughed and Slurred a Lot.
Dior Designer Fired Over Alleged Anti-Semitic Slurs.
Former MU student sentenced to probation, community service in racial slur incident.