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Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

Created: 06/07/16

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katherinep

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Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

headstrong, self-indulgent, unfulfilled, sad


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KateB

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RE: Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

That is just a brilliant question! I love it. My words would be:

adventurous, selfish, creative, honest


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reene

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RE: Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

My four words for Amory would be:
compulsive, adventurous, ambitious and artistic


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ruthiea

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RE: Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

Selfish, unsatisfied, unfulfilled, sad


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melanieb

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RE: Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

Artistic, determined, traumatized, interesting


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laurap

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RE: Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

Curious, brave, impulsive, discontented


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gwenc

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RE: Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

perceptive, quick-witted, rambunctious, adventurous


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marilynj

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RE: Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

I love this question and after reading the book thought I might start doing this with one of my daughters and a son who love words and language. Amory was headstrong, gutsy, envious, and haunted.


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paml

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RE: Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

Here again, another way her uncle influenced Amory's world. My four words would be brave, impulsive, handsome, and amazing.


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gwenc

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RE: Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

Like Marilyn I, too, have been playing the 4 adjective "game."


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AubLibDir

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RE: Greville and Amory have a game in which they sum up people in four words. What four words would you use to describe Amory?

Unmoored, under-appreciated, undeterred, unconventional


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