This is a story about learning to face loss and failure—if not with grace or composure, then at least with personal integrity.
Reluctantly I leave the shower and the pelting water, which does seem to give me a measure of composure.
Romney Shrugs Off Attacks by Howard Kurtz The frontrunner was briefly rattled at the Fox debate but maintained his composure.
I regained my composure and stepped fully inside the crowded hallway.
And as he tried to gain his composure Gingrich told the crowd, “I do policy much easier than I do personal.”
The interview had been prolonged a moment too long and her composure was gone.
I remembered the object of my visit, and struggled for composure.
He gave his friend a few seconds to recover his composure, and then approached the question he had come to put.
I will now favor the company with a song of my own composure.
Behind the mask of her composure Lucinda was absurdly agitated and, on that account, a little angry.