And, maddeningly, “A” ended on a cliffhanger, just as a potentially explosive confrontation was about to go down.
Both books feature characters that are maddeningly difficult to tell apart.
The process can seem needlessly and maddeningly bureaucratic.
By contrast, the US mainstream media is maddeningly slow to use the word "anti-Semitic".
This correspondence blends the maddeningly mundane and the philosophically insightful.
He had been as wholly, maddeningly obstinate as the extremely good sometimes are.
But Robin had become suddenly and maddeningly Caledonian again.
You know I was maddeningly pretty then, and he had my photograph.
They got a picture of sorts, but it was maddeningly confusing and incomplete.
The work went faster than could be expected, yet it was maddeningly slow.