But I weary of the desperate clinging to the word “unintentional” on my side of this decades-long war.
These protagonists want something just out of reach, and end up being the unintentional authors of their own astringent tragedies.
“Nothing is ever unintentional in a Kubrick movie,” say scholars and co-workers of the great filmmaker Stanley Kubrick.
In a statement, Goodall said that the copying was “unintentional,” despite the large amount of “borrowing” she engaged in.
Weiner could have the series end on an “ambiguous note” for audiences, even though it may be unintentional.
Ornamentation, when it does begin to appear, arises at first in a strictly practical and unintentional manner.
“Yes, he is dead,” replied Tresler, with unintentional solemnity.
His eyes, indeed, had begun to be opened before he left Paris, and Marie Kummer was the unintentional cause.
If I had believed the "garrulity," as she called it, to have been unintentional, I might have been flattered.
“I think it was pretty rough, Mr. Upton, to penalize him for an unintentional foul,” said Morrill.