Letter U8 Design by Furia

U is for Unctuous

: greasy and insincere

Bridgette thought back to that awful night, the mere thought of describing the ride operator made her feel uneasy, “… he was unctuous,” she answered at last. The constable put down his sketchpad and slumped back in his chair. Every carnival worker in the country was a suspect.

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