A flood of brilliant, joyful light poured from her transfigured face.
Have just this moment received by special messenger very joyful news--if it's not false.
He looked at Natasha as she sang, and something new and joyful stirred in his soul.
Conquest's joyful thunder waken, Triumph, valiant Russians, now!...
froh, glad, joyful and "frolic."
Involuntarily he felt a joyful agitation at the thought of the humiliation of arrogant Austria and that in a week's time he might, perhaps, see and take part in the first Russian encounter with the French since Suvorov met them.
Her tone was now querulous and her lip drawn up, giving her not a joyful, but an animal, squirrel-like expression.
It was evident that her eyes did not see Princess Mary but were looking within... into herself... at something joyful and mysterious taking place within her.
He felt it not only from the sound of the hoofs of the approaching cavalcade, but because as he drew near everything grew brighter, more joyful, more significant, and more festive around him.
A joyful, unexpected frenzy, of which he had thought himself incapable, possessed him.
xliv., are written in a time of the deepest dejection, and yet are psalms of the Temple choirs; whereas, when the Temple was re-opened for worship, after its profanation by Antiochus, the Jews were victorious, and a much more joyful tone was appropriate.
A pleasant feeling of excitement and an expectation of something joyful and solemn was aroused among the soldiers of the convoy and the prisoners.
And joyful and agitating thoughts began to occupy his mind.
Evidently Natasha needed to tell that painful yet joyful tale.
The harder his position became and the more terrible the future, the more independent of that position in which he found himself were the joyful and comforting thoughts, memories, and imaginings that came to him.
How strange, how extraordinary, how joyful it seemed, that her son, the scarcely perceptible motion of whose tiny limbs she had felt twenty years ago within her, that son about whom she used to have quarrels with the too indulgent count, that son who had first learned to say "pear" and then "granny," that this son should now be away in a foreign land amid strange surroundings, a manly warrior doing some kind of man's work of his own, without help or guidance.
At the litaniae majores and minores and other penitential processions, joyful hymns are not allowed, but the litanies are sung, and, if the length of the procession requires, the penitential and gradual psalms.
On his face, besides the look of joyful emotion it had worn yesterday while telling the tale of the merchant who suffered innocently, there was now an expression of quiet solemnity.
The irritation kept up by the agents of Philip V., incensed by this affront, and the discontent aroused by the institutions of the.inquan~ime and the militia, by the re-establishment of the feudal tax on Louis XV.s joyful accession, and by the resumption of a persecution of the Protestants and the Jansenists which had apparently died out, were cleverly exploited by Fleury; and a last ill-timed attempt by the queen to separate the king from him brought about the fall of the duc de Bourbon, very opportunely for France, in June 1726.
Rajab was one of the ancient sacred months, and the feast, which extended through the whole month and was a joyful season of hospitality and thanksgiving, no doubt represents the ancient feasts of Mecca more exactly than the ceremonies of the bajj, in which old usage has been overlaid by traditions and glosses of Islam.
In the doctrine of this Vaishnava prophet, the adualistic theory of Sankara is resorted to as justifying a joyful and voluptuous cult of the deity.
The band immediately struck up "Conquest's joyful thunder waken..."
For instance, Pierre's return was a joyful and important event and they all felt it to be so.
The day was bright and sunny after a sharp night frost, and the cheerful glitter of that autumn day was in keeping with the news of victory which was conveyed, not only by the tales of those who had taken part in it, but also by the joyful expression on the faces of soldiers, officers, generals, and adjutants, as they passed Rostov going or coming.
Everywhere were receptions, which though they embarrassed Pierre awakened a joyful feeling in the depth of his heart.
His first unconscious feeling of joyful animation produced by the sights and sounds of the battlefield was now replaced by another, especially since he had seen that soldier lying alone in the hayfield.
Having lit his candle he sat up in bed, then got up, then lay down again not at all troubled by his sleeplessness: his soul was as fresh and joyful as if he had stepped out of a stuffy room into God's own fresh air.
Pierre pushed forward as fast as he could, and the farther he left Moscow behind and the deeper he plunged into that sea of troops the more was he overcome by restless agitation and a new and joyful feeling he had not experienced before.
"All that is not of faith is of sin "; and faith and love are mutually involved and inseparable; faith springs from the divinely imparted germ of love, which in its turn is developed by faith to its full strength, while from both united springs hope, joyful yearning towards ultimate perfect fruition of the object of love.
Himself through and through animated with the joyful hope, even when prepared to surrender (2 Cor.
But when she heard of Prince Andrew's presence in their house, despite her sincere pity for him and for Natasha, she was seized by a joyful and superstitious feeling that God did not intend her to be separated from Nicholas.
We see him full of tenderness to animals, a virtue not common in Italy in spite of the example of St Francis; open-handed in giving, not eager in getting- "poor," he says, "is the man of many wants"; not prone to resentment - "the best shield against injustice is to double the cloak of long-suffering"; zealous in labour above all men - "as a day well spent gives joyful sleep, so does a life well spent give joyful death."
To the same feeling the quadragesimal fast which (as already stated) preceded the joyful feast of the resurrection, is to be, in part at least, attributed.
Karataev had told it to him alone some half-dozen times and always with a specially joyful emotion.
But Princess Mary experienced a painful rather than a joyful feeling--her mental tranquillity was destroyed, and desires, doubts, self-reproach, and hopes reawoke.
I have never been so joyful, free and peaceful as I am now.
Rarely had Natasha experienced so joyful a feeling as now, sitting in the carriage beside the countess and gazing at the slowly receding walls of forsaken, agitated Moscow.
Shout joyful praises to God, all the earth!
Gazing at the high starry sky, at the moon, at the comet, and at the glow from the fire, Pierre experienced a joyful emotion.
My friend is very joyful about the future of the business.
Joy is not about smiling all the time or denying what is not joyful.
Angela Bassett let out a blood-curdling, joyful scream, and former Oscar nominee Pam Grier admitted, " I don't have diamonds.
usual joyful self by now.
Geraldine had returned to her usual joyful self by now.
Now there are only six to spread the joyful tidings.
Each cantata has its own orchestration, and mood, but all reflect joyful celebration - bells, trumpets, timpani and joyful choruses.
Even though we are a classic brand we wanted a piece that could demonstrate that an elegant handbag can be joyful too.
Deb is a whimsical spirit who imbues the too serious attorney with a joyful side.
Fairies-who doesn't love these magical little ladies with their joyful spirits?
This can take several forms like bringing joy to others, the joy of life or feeling joyful.
Life coaching can help an individuals mind and body to heal and enjoy an abundantly healthy and joyful life.
This is because you are feeding your body, mind and spirit the most pure, decadent, blissful, joyful food possible.
joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.
joyful to have a small lie in this morning.
Help your child create a simple scrapbook to document this joyful reunion.
Just then, everyone clapped as the nymph was delivered to a joyful Paulette.
joyful Eastertide, defend your people from all the assaults of death.
The pope lived to hear the joyful news of the capture of Milan from the French and of the occupation by papal troops of the long-coveted provinces (November 1521).
Now fuller, more joyful.
Angela Bassett let out a blood-curdling, joyful scream, and former Oscar nominee Pam Grier admitted, I do n't have diamonds.
Optimism is the key to being joyful about the future.
One of the most joyful things about having a child is the opportunity to choose baby room ideas for the nursery.
'Tis the season to be jolly, so why let something as joyful and intimate as a Christmas portrait ruin all the fun?
Joyful Expressions takes hunting for Easter eggs to a new level by incorporating Christian themed sayings.
With joyful hearts, Bride Name and Groom Name announce their marriage on Wedding Date at Wedding Location.
A Jewish wedding is a joyful blend of religion, tradition, and a couple's special love for one another.
Punky was always written as a joyful, positive character, and parents liked the role model she turned out to be for their children.By the fourth season of the show, Punky was attending junior high school.
Age matters: The holiday season is a joyful time and it may be hard to resist the temptation to dress your little one like an angel or princess.
The goddess dance pendant is a joyful nude woman holding the moon above her head and dancing.
The woman seeking a symbol of feminine strength will be drawn to the joyful female figure dancing with the moon.
An engagement party is a fun celebration to congratulate the couple on the new status of their relationship, and engagement party favors can be a fun gift to give guests as a reminder of that joyful celebration.
Moreover, use the challenging aspects and maximize your inherent talent and potential to create a more joyful existence that fully encompasses all of the unique aspects that make up you!
Sunday school lessons for kids on the baptism of Jesus are one of the foundations of Christianity and can be a joyful expression of God's love.
By choosing free engagement e-cards, everyone can share the joyful news without endangering already fragile budgets.
A wordless, visual tapestry full of magical images that captures the sometimes joyful, sometimes melancholic mood of present-day Havana.
For the first time in my life, I was starting a film and I didn't feel joyful.
Still more and more joyful!
However, good events that make you happy and joyful can lead to stress too.
Your first relationship can be full of emotions that leave you confused, joyful one day and sad the next.
There's something wild in this bottle, some joyful emotional outburst that was sealed under cork and is awaiting release.
The dancing bears of India are rather a cause for concern, and although the images capturing their pain are not at all joyful ones, they are circulated in an effort to raise awareness about the problem.
If you're looking for a colorful and joyful visual expression of dance, the bears of the Grateful Dead are a great option.
Mexican dances focus on the joyful celebrations of life and are usually about love, courtship, and light-hearted topics.
In honor of her baby's impending arrival, Tupperware has already made a $50,000 donation to the Joyful Heart Foundation.
If you've been trying to conceive, waiting to see if you're pregnant is a time of joyful anticipation.
Everyone scrambles to dig out their decorations and other fun, festive items that help bring the joyful holiday to life.
Christmas poetry, prayers and songs provide joyful expressions of the season.
I agree with you that this guy's explanation for not wanting to commit to a long term relationship after having good, joyful sex with you does seem flimsy.
Take with you what you liked about dating this guy, i.e., joyful sex, good conversation, being able to spend time together for hours, etc. These are some of the qualities you are looking for, for a long term relationship.
The experience of sensual love making can be one of the most intimate and joyful times a couple can share.
Christmas is not always the happy and joyful holiday it is made out to be.
Sir William and Lady Lucas were speedily applied to for their consent; and it was bestowed with a most joyful alacrity.
The system seems very afraid of color, of flash, of high joyful energy.
You are very happy to have a little wife who is so amiable and so joyful.
This is not because of any fear of the life to come, rather a joyful anticipation.
I still aim to do all of one Mr Wainwright's walks and here retirement beckons with a joyful hand.
However there are also contemplative and joyful movements and a jubilant finale.
Author of all things, we beseech you, in this joyful Eastertide, defend your people from all the assaults of death.
And that was only a part of what we both saw, while you made the paths joyful for me!
Their lyrics move us to worship in silent adoration or to shout in joyful proclamation of the One who came to save us.
joyful celebration at Mercy House.
Its aim is to accompany you through this truly joyful season.
ninetylabel states that: The Stockholm duo Eurosport plays joyful tunes with inspiration from the early nineties dance floors.
joyful to hear these finely wrought poems read out loud.
May Cu-ilicu rely on you, may he be made joyful by you!
But when they found that instead of being killed they were treated with kindness, they became exceedingly joyful.
They seem almost joyful to report our own losses, but they almost never tell us how much damage we did to the enemy.
We are joyful, therefore, because we are truly miserable!
Much to my surprise the show ended with their joyful reunion.
Please join us to share in this service of hope and joyful thanksgiving for the resurrection of Jesus after the despair of the Cross.
Then the elevator snatched the vision aloft and the watcher fled away in joyful excitement, and rejoined the fellow- conspirator.
even joyful reunions are reserved for the station forecourt.
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