Recent years have seen an increase in private sector health care, to, inevitably, the relief of some and discomfiture of others.
The relics which it loves best are the relics of England's discomfiture.
"Oh, I'll apologize," he said with a wry smile of discomfiture.
Sasha returned to his charmer, who, unfortunately, had witnessed his discomfiture.
Gilberte insistently went on, as if enjoying her friend's discomfiture.
His discomfiture, however, quickly gave way before the humor of the situation, and he burst into a roar of laughter.
With that she melted into tears, and his discomfiture was complete.
Plaudits loud and long greeted this discomfiture of the Protestants by the infernal powers.
But in this case, Eucharis (Kate) laughed immoderately at his discomfiture.
Dreda put the question with the air of one launching a poser, but Mary Webster showed no signs of discomfiture.