Later, after the young year had appropriately been ushered in, when the refreshments were being served, he might unbend somewhat.
And be it remembered that our dear Doctor could unbend—that is, in fitting time and place.
Dolly did not join in her mother's laugh nor unbend in the least.
They had never before seen him unbend to anybody as he did to George.
She could relax and unbend again; she was safe from his cyclones.
It was not to be expected that such a man as he should unbend as the reverend chairman did.
Willy Horse acted as waiter, Mrs. Shafto declining to unbend to the extent of waiting on "them varmints."
King Philip himself was induced by avarice to unbend from his severity.
The Butler (with the air of a high priest who condescends for once to unbend and frolic with lesser mortals).
When the day's work was done it was his wont to unbend in frankest good fellowship.