Loud, coarse laughter and joyous shouts ensued.
The result was celebrated by joyous festivities in all the East.
It was the joyous weekend my future wife and I made public our marriage plans, with no one listening.
the too sudden adoption of European clothing, rendering the body supersensitive to changes of temperature; lastly, the action of over-zealous missionaries in suppressing the dances, merrymaking and free joyous life of pagan times, and the preaching of a sombre type of Christianity, with deadening effects on the buoyant temperament of these children of Nature.
Those eyes, filled with happy tears, gazed at him timidly, compassionately, and with joyous love.
In the autumn I returned to my Southern home with a heart full of joyous memories.
In his last work Fechner, aged but full of hope, contrasts this joyous "daylight view" of the world with the dead, dreary "night view" of materialism.
Princess Mary felt his look with a painfully joyous emotion.
Anne spent the rest of her life happily in England at Richmond or Bletchingley, occasionally visiting the court, and being described as joyous as ever, and wearing new dresses every day!
Ha, ha, ha! rose their rough, joyous laughter from all sides.
That word startled my soul, and it awoke, full of the spirit of the morning, full of joyous, exultant song.
I think it is her joyous interest in everything and everybody.
To us in ancient story wonders great are told Of heroes rich in glory and of adventures bold, Of feast and joyous living, of wailing and of woe, Of gallant warriors striving may ye now many marvels know.'
And this very absence of an aim gave him the complete, joyous sense of freedom which constituted his happiness at this time.
The large, downy peaches would reach themselves into my hand, and as the joyous breezes flew about the trees the apples tumbled at my feet.
As the facts, however, stand before us, it is impossible to dissociate the rejection of the other world as the sole reality, the joyous acceptance of this world as a place to live and act in, the conviction that "the proper study of mankind is man," from humanism.
In his joyous aspect Bes plays the harp or flute, dances, &c. He is figured on mirrors, ointment vases and other articles of the toilet.
The mass that follows, characterized by all the outward signs of sorrow proper to Passion Week, is in striking contrast with the joyous triumph of the procession.
of 1349 by his famous "Joyous Entry" into Louvain, the capital of the duchy.
He was, it is clear, thoroughly penetrated with the instincts, the hopes, and the ideas of the Renaissance in the form which it took in France, in England and in Germany - a form, that is to say, not merely humanist but full of aspirations for social and political improvement, and above all for a joyous, varied, and non-ascetic life.
Prince Andrew's joyous feeling was considerably weakened as he approached the door of the minister's room.
A joyous feeling of freedom--that complete inalienable freedom natural to man which he had first experienced at the first halt outside Moscow-- filled Pierre's soul during his convalescence.
His parents are too poor to pay to have the little fellow sent to school; so, instead of giving me a dog, the gentlemen are going to help make Tommy's life as bright and joyous as mine.
Then, one morning, Alfred went into his mother's room with a smiling, joyous face.
The clergy went in procession to the west door of the church, where two canons received the ass, amid joyous chants, and led it to the precentor's table.
the work is allowed to stand still while the writer is being transported from Shandy Hall to Languedoc. The only progress we make is in the illustration of the buoyant and joyous temper of Tristram himself, who, after all, is a member of the Shandy family, and was due a volume for the elucidation of his character.
Here, if anywhere, it seemed as though the ecclesiastical and feudal fetters of the middle ages might be broken, and humanity might enter on a new stage of joyous unimpeded evolution.
I did nothing but explore with my hands and learn the name of every object that I touched; and the more I handled things and learned their names and uses, the more joyous and confident grew my sense of kinship with the rest of the world.
The nation, restive under his now broken yoke, received with a joyous anticipation, which the future was to discount, the royal infant whom they called Louis the Well-beloved, and whose funeral sixty years later was to be greeted with the same proofs of disillusionment.
These were hard-headed men of affairs - men who would not lightly embark on joyous ventures, or seek for an ideal San Grail; nor were the popes, doomed to the Babylonian captivity for seventy long years at Avignon, able to call down the spark from on high which should consume all earthly ambitions in one great act of sacrifice.
These are the days of Mina, a fair and joyous feast, with no special ceremony except that each day the pilgrim is expected to throw seven stones at the jamrat al `agaba, and also at each of two similar cairns in the valley.
The storm was long since over and there was bright, joyous sunshine on Natasha's face as she gazed tenderly at her husband and child.
He was not occupied with the question of what to sacrifice for; the fact of sacrificing in itself afforded him a new and joyous sensation.
Though querulous because of his non-preferment, De Quincey tells us that "his lordship was a joyous, jovial, and cordial host."
"I never expected anything else of him," said Princess Mary to herself, feeling a joyous sense of her love for him.
Fred was absolutely joyous when Dean presented him with the unprocessed fingerprint card and promptly tore it into pea-size pieces.
But Monk withdrew his force to London in January 1660, and hurrying events brought the joyous Restoration of the 29th of May.
"Well, little countess; that's it--come on!" cried "Uncle," with a joyous laugh, having finished the dance.
At the same instant the sun came fully out from behind the clouds, and the clear sound of the solitary shot and the brilliance of the bright sunshine merged in a single joyous and spirited impression.
While Howie was joyous that the kidnapper might be apprehended, he remained shaken by having watched the abduction.
But everything of which he could cheat his appetite was spent on Arabic books, and when he had read all that was then printed he thirsted for manuscripts, and in March 1738 started on foot for Hamburg, joyous though totally unprovided, on his way to Leiden and the treasures of the Warnerianum.
In the Orthodox Eastern Church Palm Sunday (Kvpcadi or EopTi) TWV J3a wv iopril Oaioc Epos, or 11 i a1046pos) is not included in Holy Week, but is regarded as a joyous festival commemorating Christ's triumphal entry into Jerusalem.
As soon as Petya found himself in the square he clearly heard the sound of bells and the joyous voices of the crowd that filled the whole Kremlin.
"Isn't it fine?" cried Dorothy, in a joyous voice, as she sprang out of the buggy and let Eureka run frolicking over the velvety grass.
Nicholas' letter in which he mentioned Princess Mary had elicited, in her presence, joyous comments from the countess, who saw an intervention of Providence in this meeting of the princess and Nicholas.
Its religion is joyous, sensuous, dramatic, terrible, but in each and all of its many-sided manifestations strictly human.
There are many things you can do to help the parents through this joyous and stressful time in their life.
The birth of a new baby is a joyous occasion.
For those who have never met a twin, let alone parented one, the news of fraternal twins can be both joyous and mind boggling.
The best gift you can give is your presence on their joyous day.
While this seemed like a joyous occasion, the press soon reported that Suleman was already a mother to six young children, and that all of her kids were born as a result of In vitro fertilization.
It is important to show that the experience of working there was generally a joyous one.
I'm joyous, scared, grateful, ecstatic and half-drunk, all at the same time.
The system which works on a killer logic is mortally afraid of the freaky, joyous act.
boxwood tree, they put axes against him in his joyous dwelling place.
But in John this symbolism figures a great historic fact, the joyous freshness of Jesus' ministerial beginnings, as indicated in the sayings of the Bridegroom and of the new wine, a freshness typical of Jesus' ceaseless renovation of souls.
The young king's court was one of the most joyous and magnificent in Europe; yet he found time for work of the most various description, including a series of domestic reforms (see Denmark: History).
He further excited the religious feelings of the people against him, by his edict of Tolerance (1780), and his later attempts at the reform of clerical abuses, which were pronounced to be an infraction of the Joyous Entry (see Joyeuse Entree).
He thought it ought to be made useful to guide men to the grace of God and to tell them how to persevere in a life of joyous obedience to God and His commandments.
Whether joyous or tragic some events have the ability to shatter stereotypes.
While not every baby shower incorporates speeches into the schedule, many hostesses enjoy giving speeches and inviting guests to speak about this joyous occasion.
For such a happy, joyous time, Christmas sure can be stressful.
The holidays are joyous occasions, not ones in which you spend countless hours worrying and rushing.
Not only it is a joyous season, but many wedding venues consider the winter months the "off season" and may offer substantially reduced rates for catering, equipment rentals, and other necessities.
While the holidays may seem like a natural time for one more joyous celebration, Christmas weddings can also have problems.
Weddings are a joyous occasion to celebrate with family and good friends.
It is a joyous occasion celebrating the love of two Jewish individuals in the presence of family and friends.
However, there are a few things to remember and some decisions to make to ensure that your invitation will say exactly what you feel on this joyous occasion.
In this LoveToKnow Seniors interview, Arkansas native and world traveler Glidewell spreads the joyous philosophy of this delightful "dis-organization" and explains why she hopes her book will be helpful to others in their journeys.
One purpose for such festive dancing was to signify both joyous and difficult times in the life of a tribe.
Perhaps it's the joyous expressions on the bears' faces that made everyone think they were dancing.
Many do not get to experience this joyous occasion right away.
In history, Chinese New Year has always been seen as a very joyous time when people take time to get together with family and friends.
Relax: Isn't it funny how such a joyous season can be such a stressful time of year?
Over time, carole was modified to carol, and its definition represented a joyous song or hymn, especially as Christianity spread throughout Europe.
When the Puritans had come to power in the mid-seventeenth century, they abolished all joyous celebrations of Christmas, insisting that it was a somber occasion and should be marked as such.
As they settled in a rustic inn located in Vermont and learned of the owner's financial struggles, the group generously decided to put on a musical show with hopes to financially help him during the joyous holiday season.
A gift is a perfect way to celebrate a couple's commitment to wed, and Tiffany engagement gifts are classic, elegant choices to commemorate such a joyous occasion.
A celebrity marriage is a true life fairy tale happy ending, and many people admire celebrity engagement rings as the symbol of that joyous relationship.
An engagement is a joyous occasion and many couples want to celebrate with their family and friends.
Verses for engagement announcement cards are a great option when you want to capture the sentiment of your joyous news in a poetic phrase.
Sagittarius: The archer is thought to be fun loving and joyous.
The colorful Holly Braid style is available in green, red and black, and features a joyous holly trim along the border.The Holiday clog is equally charming, available in the same colors and boasting a cheerful floral trim.
In 1980, with dozens of characters introduced and storylines ranging from joyous to horrific, CBS expanded The Young and the Restless to an hour format, and even more characters were introduced.
Give a personalized lesson to a bride or groom on the morning of their wedding to calm nerves or just start the day in a joyous mood.
Joyeux Anniversaire! – Slightly more formal and traditional, this is still a great way to wish someone a joyous birthday.
cling together in joyous reunion, never to be parted again.
At the same time he/she should be the sort of person you would choose to invite to this, your most joyous day.
joyous at the same time listening to this song.
joyous romp from start to finish.
joyous celebrations on earth.
joyous reunion, never to be parted again.
joyous occasion, a big win the best feeling for ages.
A few extracts from his correspondence with his betrothed will give the note of these truly joyous years.
All appeared to be in a very joyous mood.
Your look so joyous That goes beyond Nature and custom's A thing so wondrous.
I took part in my 1974 MGB GT V8 and it was a really joyous occasion.
There's always something particularly joyous about hearing something new, fresh and captivating on the radio.
Our entertainment here was in so elegant a style, and reminded my fellow-traveller so much of England, that he became quite joyous.
As the story moves on into the second half things become more joyous with Neal's life having turned around.
joyous of occasions.
joyous than synod.
Painting can attain the same joyous losing of the ME in a supernatural revelation.
meager budget, a hand painted sign can be affixed to the trunk of the car spelling out the joyous news.
When any bell is out of tune it sounds mournful instead of joyous.
No more does the ardent nightingale carol its joyous songs, and the sweet and holy melodies of the immortal dove are hushed.
Then suddenly you smile as a wine tickles the palate with its joyous sensations.
proffer an invitation to this most joyous of occasions.
I hope that you all have a wonderfully restful and joyous Christmas time.
You cling together in joyous reunion, never to be parted again.
Peter Quilter's new comedy is a hoot and a holler and a joyous romp from start to finish.
tickles the palate with its joyous sensations.
TV pictures beamed world-wide showed joyous scenes as up to 100 ordinary Iraqis danced with joy at the humiliation of their former tormentor.
This is supposed to be a loving and joyous time with family, but it doesn't always work out that way.
It's natural to want to share the joyous news with everyone you know as soon as you have an engagement ring on your finger.
What should have been a joyous occasion turned bittersweet for Anna Nicole Smith.
Female fans of the Thursday night hit Grey's Anatomy will be joyous with the news that Eric Dane, a.k.a.
Traditionally, Christmas carols were religious songs sung in joyous celebration of the season, and many early popular carols were still spiritual and solemn.
Christmas theme costumes are a festive choice guaranteed to add plenty of cheer to an already joyous event.
The joyous act of caroling is still welcomed by many.
Even the dead body next to us seemed joyous.
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