But I want her to think well of me—I want to show her that I'm as decent as most men 'round these parts, and decenter than some.
Come, now, this vampyre's a decenter fellow than I thought him.
"It's decenter than he deserves, in my opinion, enough sight," Mary muttered.
I don't mind having the house full, either, only I want you to get decenter people in it.
I shall be here a week, and be bright and early enough to get into a decenter house than this is, and be glad to join you.
I am in another man's skin; for what, after all, is a skin but a soul's clothing, and what is clothing but a decenter skin?
Since we, of the North, have presumed to be undertakers upon this occasion, let us do the thing “decenter et ornate.”
There was a theory in his family that it would have been a decenter thing for him to stop running about and settle down to work.
Get you in and make yourself a decenter appearance and then go and tell the mistress as they be comed.
Post missarum solemnia, decenter ac devote celebrata, divinoque auxilio humillimi implorato et invocato.