The progress of the French Revolution alone cheered him.
Instead of being cheered by the news, he was annoyed.
Cheered by the sight of food, Deidre dug in.
The crowd cheered as one and the parade began.
The men cheered as he turned the horse and rode it out of the corral.
Ully cheered, earning him the scathing look of Jade.
So also, owing to bodily and mental health and strength, we may be continually cheered by a like but more normal and natural society, and come to know that we are never alone.
After a nod of her head, Paulette's hand shot up and the auctioneer all but cheered as he looked about for another sucker, his voice sounding like an old Lucky Strike commercial.
Instead of looking cheered at his words, she looked unconvinced.
Cheered by the pink demon, she looked from the unfamiliar writing to him.
Well, you have cheered us up!
She sipped her cocoa, cheered by the thought of soon knowing what was wrong with her.
Thinking about enjoying winter outdoors with her and not having to worry about her freezing cheered him.
She knelt beside the fish and unwrapped them with a grimace, cheered to find the section of rope nearly five feet long.
She cheered the wife of her English secretary, now under arrest, with promises to answer for her husband to all accusations brought against him, took her new-born child from the mother's arms, and in default of clergy baptized it, to Paulet's Puritanic horror, with her own hands by her own name.
The fact that he did not, as she had feared, order her to be carried away by force but only told her not to let him see her cheered Princess Mary.
In London the day itself was kept by a solemn service in Westminster Abbey, to which the queen went in state, surrounded by the most brilliant, royal, and princely escort that had ever accompanied a British sovereign, and cheered on her way by the applause of hundreds of thousands of her subjects.
We should really be fed and cheered if when we met a man we were sure to see that some of the qualities which I have named, which we all prize more than those other productions, but which are for the most part broadcast and floating in the air, had taken root and grown in him.
While Dean felt foolish, he couldn't help feeling a tickle of pleasure as hundreds of people clapped and cheered as they passed.
She.d cheered Rhyn.s sudden appearance but then quickly understood what it meant: only one of them was going to walk away from this.
Never mind he spent three years constantly riding the bench, hoping against hope for a miracle, as he practiced, cheered and hustled with unbridled enthusiasm.
She knew little about the stranger who called to check on her every day, not even his real name, but she was always cheered by his familiar voice.
In 1894 he was greatly cheered by the plan, suggested by friends in England and carried out by them with the greatest energy, of the noble collection of his works in twenty-eight volumes, since known as the Edinburgh editions.
Hamilton's orders - eight now that the 52nd had arrived - in reality gave a very misleading impression of the strength of the force; his Majesty's Government had, however, during the course of the month decided to dispatch large reinforcements to this theatre of war, and the Allied commander-in-chief had been cheered by the tidings that five further divisions, the loth, 11th, 13th, J3rd and 54t h, had been placed under orders for the Aegean, and would join him between July 10 and Aug.
But in other respects his last years were cheered by marks of general regard and admiration, in which non-Catholics joined; and after his death (16th February 1865) there was an extraordinary demonstration of popular respect as his body was taken from St Mary's, Moorfields, to the cemetery at Kensal Green, where it was intended that it should rest only until a more fitting place could be found in a Roman Catholic cathedral church of Westminster.
Whichcote was his favourite preacher, and close intimacy with the Cudworth family cheered his later years.
In 1786 his life at Olney was cheered by Lady Hesketh taking up a temporary residence there.
According to Felix, Life of St Guthlac, he visited the saint at Crowland, when exiled by Ceolred and pursued by his emissaries before his accession, and was cheered by predictions of his future greatness.
This contrast weighed on and yet cheered him while she sang.
Kiera hefted it and relaxed, cheered to be doing something other than thinking or pacing.
The early explorers of the great Southern Sea cheered themselves with the companionship of the albatross in its dreary solitudes; and the evil hap of him who shot with his cross-bow the bird of good omen is familiar to readers of Coleridge's Rime of the Ancient Mariner.
"Thank you, my dear, you have cheered me up," said she as she always did.
The princess looked at him, not grasping what he was saying, but cheered by the expression of regretful sympathy on his face.
Denisov at once cheered up and, calling Petya to him, said: "Well, tell me about yourself."
This visit cheered the queen, and the successes of the army which followed the arrival of Lord Roberts in Africa occasioned great joy to her, as she testified by many published messages.
After a night of prayer, towards cockcrow the emperor was cheered by a vision of St Philip and St John, who, mounted on white steeds, promised him success.
Despite all the terror of what had happened during those last days and during the first days of their journey, this feeling that Providence was intervening in her personal affairs cheered Sonya.
At length the sun's rays have attained the right angle, and warm winds blow up mist and rain and melt the snowbanks, and the sun, dispersing the mist, smiles on a checkered landscape of russet and white smoking with incense, through which the traveller picks his way from islet to islet, cheered by the music of a thousand tinkling rills and rivulets whose veins are filled with the blood of winter which they are bearing off.
On his way at Puteoli, the passengers and crew of a ship just come from Alexandria cheered the old man by their spontaneous homage, declaring, as they poured libations, that to him they owed life, safe passage on the seas, freedom and fortune.
Then the crowd cheered lustily and Dorothy hugged the kitten in her arms and told her how delighted she was to know that she was innocent.
So You Think You Can Dance episodes have left viewers in suspense as they have cheered on their favorite dancers for the past four years.
When the elephant finally arose & let out a mighty bellow, every single person either cheered or let out an aaah of delight.
In the course of the Games, more than 80,000 spectators cheered on the athletes across a total of 13 events.
No; one faint red glimmer cheered us from a window where the lattice was in good repair.
Cinema-goers in Oxford cheered when the result was flashed on the screens, and fans danced a hornpipe of delight at Carfax.
spectators cheered on the athletes across a total of 13 events.
In private character he was amiable and affectionate; his generosity in recognizing the merits of others secured him against the worst shafts of envy; and a life marked by numerous disquietudes was cheered and ennobled by sentiments of sincere piety.
The palate is cheered by strawberry and raspberry flavors compounded with violets, brambles, and a tweak of toasted oak.
In June, fans across America cheered when sources reported that Reese Witherspoon is about four months pregnant.
In fact, while some fans mourned the move, other fans cheered at the prospect of David Canary moving off the backburner (where he seemed stuck since late 2007, early 2008).
Fans of the series cheered Alexander Skarsgard's casting as Eric Northman, because the actor more than meets the challenge of the character's description.
Each sketch followed the spirited misfits Craig and Arianna as they cheered at one event after another.
You are the one being cheered for and you are the center of attention, not a sports team.
The Denver Nuggets basketball team has been cheered on by two different groups in recent years: the dance team and the cheerleaders.
The first time the stars radially streaked in the viewport to indicate that the Millenium Falcon had successfully entered hyperspace, audiences gasped and then cheered.
Many in the audience cheered when he did this!!
Star Wars fans cheered when this bad guy died as a RZ-1 A-wing interceptor crashed purposefully into the Executor's bridge.
Audiences cheered as Godzilla and Ebirah struggled in the water and Godzilla ripped Ebirah's claws off.
Deidre didn't think it was a good sign that she cheered on the Dark One.
They appeared to be playing rather than training; there were five, two standing and mock battling while the three younger ones watched and cheered.
Gabriel took it and smiled, cheered by the thought of the most powerful immortal ever born cursed with the self-control of a five-year-old in a room with fresh-baked cookies and no adult supervision.
I have seen where those moms who have cheered are always correcting and being hard on their girls because they might not have it just right yet.
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