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But that frankness also reveals a frenetic, debilitating obsession with physical intimacy.‘Mirages’: Anaïs Nin’s Intimate, Unexpurgated Diaries|Lizzie Crocker|October 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
But its frankness with race, violence and sex has made it a controversial choice in school curricula.How Toni Morrison’s ‘Beloved’ Is Taught in Schools|Anna Clark|October 4, 2012|DAILY BEAST
Remember how she was kept off stage and silent, by a political staff which feared her frankness was a liability?
Socrates praises his frankness, and assumes the attitude of one whose only wish is to understand the meaning of his opponents.The Republic|Plato
I respect your frankness; I can suspect your plan, but may I not hear it from your own lips?Up the Forked River|Edward Sylvester Ellis
Barbara and some of the guests laughed outright, finding this frankness charming.The Yellow God|H. Rider Haggard
Lack of frankness is usually due to weakness of one sort or another.The American Occupation of the Philippines 1898-1912|James H. Blount
But, instead of taking offence at my obstinacy, he was cordially pleased with the frankness of this little debate.Memoirs To Illustrate The History Of My Time|Franois Pierre Guillaume Guizot