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.
The girl stopped for a few moments to recover her composure.
He gave his friend a few seconds to recover his composure, and then approached the question he had come to put.
He struggled for composure as Peterson stared dazedly at the test sheets.
Behind the mask of her composure Lucinda was absurdly agitated and, on that account, a little angry.