In that moment of obvious joy, Alondra barely had an accent.
Carmen gazed down at Matthew, overwhelmed with the joy of motherhood.
Sarah's expression went from surprise to joy in the blink of an eye.
Now, he could deliver what he'd always promised-- a life together-- yet she didn't feel like leaping for joy like she would've a year ago.
The two brothers stared at each other, and she choked back a sob, joy and horror flying through her.
If it weren't for the joy of hearing the usual glowing report, the conference would almost be a waste of time – almost.
Maybe you would have lost her anyway, but at least we would have had some joy for a while.
She expected joy at the offer but felt wary instead.
I miss Frenchie and Joy-Jill and our morning coffee but they've been sent up to Red Mountain Town as the mines there are working through the winter and the men are in need of the leisure the girls are able to provide.
He had taken out his new Lotus Elise and gone for a joy ride first.
There is no greater joy for an artist than to know their work is in the hands of someone who truly understands it.
The resignation in her tone sounded like a farewell. Gabe studied her, uncertain what could stop Death from doing anything she pleased. She was not only letting him go when she shouldn't, but she was telling him just how much time he had to get Katie out of the underworld. Gabriel knew something was wrong if Death was turning her back on the duty of collecting souls, a duty she normally took such joy in. She'd been unwilling to do that for him when their relationship had been at its peak.
Toby gasped. Realization broke over Katie and with it, joy. She flung her arms around Deidre and hugged the small woman tightly.
Her smile lit the table and she and her little brother, who was being the perfect gentlemen in his spring suit, were obviously the pride and joy of Ma and Pa.
With his silver pride and joy secured to the bike rack, a spare change of clothes and rain gear in his pannier and some fruit and crackers for a snack, he rolled away from town to the peace and quiet of the countryside.
Alex drove his white Dodge truck home and she followed him in her new white Buick Le Sabre feeling equal amounts of joy and guilt.
If they could only bring back the joy they once shared — the trust.
Eventually Alex would come around, and working on the room together would be joy shared.
Even so, she'd never seen anything that made joy spring up within her.
They would take each challenge and know the joy and pride of working through it together.
From what she knew of the Oracle, Sofi was probably dancing in joy right now, knowing she won a round with Xander.
26 (God gives joy to him who pleases him, amd makes the sinner toil to lay up for the latter), viii.
The three likely candidates for the Holy See were Cardinals Borgia, Ascanio Sforza and Giuliano della Rovere; at no previous or subsequent election were such immense sums of money spent on bribery, and Borgia by his great wealth succeeded in buying the largest number of votes, including that of Sforza, and to his intense joy he was elected on the Loth of August 1492, assuming the name of Alexander VI.
To their joy they found it was a white light that now greeted them, for all were weary of the colored rainbow lights which, after a time, had made their eyes ache with their constantly shifting rays.
The Tin Woodman loved Dorothy most tenderly, and welcomed with joy the return of the little old Wizard.
Suddenly, to his great joy he saw little Lucy Martin lean over her desk and whisper to the girl in front of her.
Then, to his great joy, a ship came near and anchored in the little harbor.
I love all writers whose minds, like Lowell's, bubble up in the sunshine of optimism--fountains of joy and good will, with occasionally a splash of anger and here and there a healing spray of sympathy and pity.
The next morning I awoke with joy in my heart.
It is glorious to behold this ribbon of water sparkling in the sun, the bare face of the pond full of glee and youth, as if it spoke the joy of the fishes within it, and of the sands on its shore--a silvery sheen as from the scales of a leuciscus, as it were all one active fish.
There are such words as joy and sorrow, but they are only the burden of a psalm, sung with a nasal twang, while we believe in the ordinary and mean.
"If only they would be quick!" thought Rostov, feeling that at last the time had come to experience the joy of an attack of which he had so often heard from his fellow hussars.
Breathless with joy, Pierre ran to the little girl and was going to take her in his arms.