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Thus, of his own accord, he had begun to watch them when a child of six; and the Padre had taken the wild, half-scared, spellbound creature and made a musician of him.
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She made a slight, half-scared movement and in a moment his hand released hers.
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He could recall his boyish, half-scared curiosity concerning those Persian ships, coming first as merchantmen, or with pirates on occasion, in the half-savage, wicked splendours of their decoration, the monstrous figure-heads, their glittering freightage.
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Its dismantled condition brought to her a half-scared but wholly happy reassurance that Anthony March was really here.
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He'd tail off and sit silent for a while; then he'd become aware of me in a hurried, half-scared way, and apologise for putting me to all that trouble, and thank me.
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Examples of Half-scared

Example #1
The swarthy boy of sixteen stood watching his master's fingers, delicate and white, as they played.
Example #2
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Example #3
Sylvia had a feeling as of being held down and compelled to drink some strangely paralyzing draught.
Example #4
There was something masterful in the persistence with which he pressed the question.
Example #5
Men would hardly have trusted their women or children with that suspicious crew, hovering through the dusk.
Example #6
The old hoplite, from Rhamnus or Acharnae, pent up in beleaguered Athens during that first summer of the Peloponnesian war, occupying with his household a turret of the wall, as Thucydides describes-one of many picturesque touches in that severe historian-could well remember the ancient provincial life which this conflict with Sparta was bringing to an end.