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kindly Sentence Examples

  • A kindly old man researched it for me.

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  • He was always kindly to me and always smiled.

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  • Their women are kindly treated, and only do the lighter work.

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  • A kindly old man but not up to much.

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  • In 1758 he returned with mingled joy and regret to England, and was kindly received at home.

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  • He is described as a quiet, kindly, dignified man, honest of purpose, but unfitted by his advanced age and temperament, as well as by feeble health, to bear the weight of empire.

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  • He is described as a quiet, kindly, dignified man, honest of purpose, but unfitted by his advanced age and temperament, as well as by feeble health, to bear the weight of empire.

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  • Be kindly and courteous.

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  • But neither of them is a copy, as Friar Bonaventura in Ford's second play may be said to be a copy of Friar Lawrence, whose kindly pliability he disagreeably exaggerates, or as D'Avolos in Love's Sacrifice is clearly modelled on Iago.

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  • Two witnesses for the mock marriage--Khvostikov, a retired petty official whom Dolokhov made use of in his gambling transactions, and Makarin, a retired hussar, a kindly, weak fellow who had an unbounded affection for Kuragin--were sitting at tea in Dolokhov's front room.

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  • He was kindly received by Pharaoh, who gave him the sister of his queen Tahpenes to wife.

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  • When we arrived in Baltimore, Dr. Chisholm received us kindly: but he could do nothing.

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  • I'm Lieutenant Colonel Denisov, better known as 'Vaska,' said Denisov, pressing Prince Andrew's hand and looking into his face with a particularly kindly attention.

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  • Will somebody kindly loan me a hat?

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  • Will you kindly tell us which way your mother went to get on top the earth?

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  • The men soon accepted Pierre into their family, adopted him, gave him a nickname ("our gentleman"), and made kindly fun of him among themselves.

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  • If his reason for taking refuge in Ishbaal's capital Mahanaim is not obvious, it is even more remarkable that he should have been received kindly by the Ammonites whom he had previously decimated.

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  • He visited England, where he was kindly received by Sir Isaac Newton and Edmund Halley (Com.

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  • Kindly do as you are ordered.

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  • A kindly old pedant, Fulcher interlards his history with much discourse on geography, zoology and sacred history.

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  • "Kindly return to your posts, gentlemen, all of you, all!" he added in a tone of command.

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  • He was of kindly and humane disposition, as he showed by refusing to put to death his brother Mustafa, who eventually succeeded him.

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  • It has made me many friends, I assure you, and it beats as kindly and lovingly today as it every did.

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  • 9 Here the main points are that Etana is induced by an eagle to mount up to heaven, that he may win a boon from the kindly goddess Ishtar.

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  • In disposition the Siamese are mild-mannered, patient, submissive to authority, kindly and hospitable to strangers.

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  • I've grown to think kindly of her these last weeks as I've spent much time in her company, though mostly she sleeps and our talk is only of trifles.

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  • He became tutor to the son of Sir William Hickes, and was eventually glad to accept the patronage of William Pierrepont, earl of Kingston, whose kindly offer of a chaplaincy he had refused earlier.

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  • I gotta bite the bullet and go see Miss Worthington, with my hat in hand, and explain how I misplaced that picture she kindly lent me.

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  • She went the back way—the servant.s route, as Kris had so kindly informed her—to the front door.

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  • Randy didn't seem to mind, but Dean felt more like a kindly old uncle than someone who, the prior evening, had undressed this woman and put her to bed.

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  • Randy didn't seem to mind, but Dean felt more like a kindly old uncle than someone who, the prior evening, had undressed this woman and put her to bed.

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  • Kindly let this cart pass.

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  • For Antoninus came to his new office with simple tastes, kindly disposition, extensive experience, a well-trained intelligence and the sincerest desire for the welfare of his subjects.

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  • About this time I sent a list of the words she knew to Mr. Anagnos, and he very kindly had them printed for her.

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  • Helen and I spent the summer of 1888 with Mrs. Hopkins at her home in Brewster, Mass., where she kindly relieved me a part of the time, of the care of Helen.

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  • Kindly step in, my orders are to bring you in.

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  • However, she welcomed Rousseau kindly, thought it necessary to complete his education, and he was sent to the seminarists of St Lazare to be improved in classics, and also to a music master.

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  • "Really?" asked Princess Mary, looking into Pierre's kindly face and still thinking of her own sorrow.

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  • Several of the men, with bright kindly faces, stopped beside Pierre.

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  • He had a habit of stopping short in the middle of his talk and gazing intently with his laughing, kindly eyes.

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  • The whole family, whom he had formerly judged severely, now seemed to him to consist of excellent, simple, and kindly people.

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  • Joe wouldn't take kindly to his daughter's surprise motherhood.

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  • He was well versed in state affairs and loyal to those who advised and served him, personally brave, humane and kindly when not maddened by passion, active and energetic, and always a man of his word.

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  • Under the care of the Greeks the silkworm took kindly to its Western home and flourished, and the silken textures of Byzantium became famous.

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  • So they welcomed Coriolanus very kindly and made him the general of their army.

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  • Miss Canby herself wrote kindly, "Some day you will write a great story out of your own head, that will be a comfort and help to many."

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  • Though her reading was confined to the lives of the saints, she taught in the school kept by the nuns for the girls of the neighbourhood, to whom she endeared herself by her kindly disposition.

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  • All the affectation of interest she had assumed had left her kindly and tear-worn face and it now expressed only anxiety and fear.

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  • Fitzgerald couldn't have thought kindly about her setting him up.

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  • Fitzgerald couldn't have thought kindly about her setting him up.

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  • We were very kindly received, and Helen enjoyed meeting the children.

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  • The old King will welcome you kindly, for he loves children, and it is his chief delight to give them pleasure.

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  • He believed that Christ instructed men before he came into the world, and he therefore viewed heathenism with kindly eye.

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  • He was awakened by Likhachev's kindly voice.

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  • He glanced once at the companion's face, saw her attentive and kindly gaze fixed on him, and, as often happens when one is talking, felt somehow that this companion in the black dress was a good, kind, excellent creature who would not hinder his conversing freely with Princess Mary.

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  • In the poems, Mark is, as a rule, represented in a favourable light, a gentle, kindly man, deeply attached to both Tristan and Iseult, and only too ready to allow his suspicions to be dispelled by any plausible explanation they may choose to offer.

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  • "Good morning, children!" said the minister; and he kindly shook hands with both.

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  • Mr. Higinbotham, President of the World's Fair, kindly gave me permission to touch the exhibits, and with an eagerness as insatiable as that with which Pizarro seized the treasures of Peru, I took in the glories of the Fair with my fingers.

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  • General Loring kindly showed me a copy of one of the wonderful bronze doors of the Baptistry of Florence, and I felt of the graceful pillars, resting on the backs of fierce lions.

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  • Night after night they come, some more kindly than others.

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  • He despises the king as a statesman, though for the man he has some kindly feeling.

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  • His fine eyes lit up with a thoughtful, kindly, and unaccustomed brightness, but he was looking not at his sister but over her head toward the darkness of the open doorway.

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  • He knew Cynthia would not look kindly on any direct line of questioning in the personal area of parentage.

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  • Moreover, the words of the masonic statutes, "be kindly and courteous," recurred to him.

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  • Born In 1784, And Brought Up Among Reminiscent Eye Witnesses Of The Old Regime, He Was An Eager Listener, With A Wonderful4 Memory And Whole Hearted Pride In The Glories Of His Race And Family, A Kindly Seigneur, Who Loved And 'Was Loved By All His Censitaires, A Keen Observer Of Many Changing Systems, Down, To The Final Confederation Of 1867, And A Man Who Had Felt' Both Extremes Of Fortune (Memoires, 1866).

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  • The victorious French treated him kindly for nearly two weeks, and then sent him in a litter to Loyola.

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  • Hiero's rule was kindly and enlightened, combining good order with a fair share of liberty and self-government.

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  • In the case of Jason and the Argonauts, she plays the part of a kindly, good-natured fairy; Euripides, however, makes her a barbarous priestess of Hecate, while the Alexandrian writers depicted her in still darker colours.

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  • Karataev looked at Pierre with his kindly round eyes now filled with tears, evidently wishing him to come near that he might say something to him.

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  • When there were quarrels, his kindly smile and well-timed jests reconciled the antagonists.

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  • Sainte-Beuve, whose notices of Thiers are generally kindly, says of him, "M.

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  • Sainte-Beuve, whose notices of Thiers are generally kindly, says of him, "M.

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  • Nicholas understood that something must have happened between Sonya and Dolokhov before dinner, and with the kindly sensitiveness natural to him was very gentle and wary with them both at dinner.

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  • In his last illness he was cauterized, and on seeing the burning iron he addressed "brother Fire," reminding him how he had always loved him and asking him to deal kindly with him.

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  • I thought of leaving a note of thanks to the Psychic Tipster, so kindly confiding to me, albeit vicariously through dear departed Brenda, his or her limitations.

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  • The relation between employer and employee is in the main far more personal and kindly than in the mills of the Northern States.

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  • He was a native of Berri, like herself, a stern but kindly taskmaster who treated her much as Dr Johnson treated Fanny Burney.

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  • The people are generally courteous and kindly, the island being still comparatively rarely visited by foreigners, while Italians seem to regard it as almost a place of exile.

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  • His mind was as well cultivated as his bodily powers; he wrote well, and his observations are generally acute and accurate; he was brave, kindly and generous.

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  • He was also a man of learning and culture, and widely esteemed for his honourable, kindly and straightforward character.

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  • In cavalry they were weak, for the Russian does not take kindly to equitation and the horses were not equal to the accepted European standard of weight, while the Cossack was only formidable to stragglers and wounded.

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  • the Siralomenek Both Jdnos veszedelmen (Elegy upon John Both), written by a certain " Gregor," as the initial letters of the verses show, and during the reign of the above-mentioned monarch; and the Emlekdal Mdtyds kindly haldldra (Memorial Song on the Death of King Matthias, 1490).

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  • Panda was a weaker and less able man, but kindly and really grateful, a very rare quality among Zulus.

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  • They reveal to us a kindly and cheerful soul, well versed in the literary accomplishments of the period, but without any strength of intellectual grasp and peculiarly prone to superstition.

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  • He was a native of Berri, like herself, a stern but kindly taskmaster who treated her much as Dr Johnson treated Fanny Burney.

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  • the Siralomenek Both Jdnos veszedelmen (Elegy upon John Both), written by a certain " Gregor," as the initial letters of the verses show, and during the reign of the above-mentioned monarch; and the Emlekdal Mdtyds kindly haldldra (Memorial Song on the Death of King Matthias, 1490).

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  • Panda was a weaker and less able man, but kindly and really grateful, a very rare quality among Zulus.

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  • They reveal to us a kindly and cheerful soul, well versed in the literary accomplishments of the period, but without any strength of intellectual grasp and peculiarly prone to superstition.

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  • He was kindly dismissed by the pope not long after, with a letter recommending him to the protection of the bishops of Tours and Angers, and another pronouncing anathema on all who should do him any injury or call him a heretic. He returned home, overwhelmed with shame and bowed down with sorrow for having a second time been guilty of a great impiety.

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  • In 1683 the English ship " Johanna " went ashore near Delagoa Bay and the crew made a remarkable journey overland to Cape Town, passing through Natal, where they were kindly received by the natives.

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  • Monroe was about six feet tall, but, being stoop-shouldered and rather ungainly seemed less; his eyes, a greyish blue, were deep-set and kindly; his face was delicate, naturally refined, and prematurely lined.

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  • With an intense capacity for visualizing the unseen, and a kindly dignity, he combined a large sense of humour.

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  • "But really, hadn't I better go away?" he asked, looking kindly at her over his spectacles.

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  • Rostov, in dismay, began justifying himself, but seeing the kindly, jocular face of the general, he took him aside and in an excited voice told him the whole affair, asking him to intercede for Denisov, whom the general knew.

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  • But though they were kindly they did not look at Pierre and did not know him.

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  • Natasha continued to lean out of the window for a long time, beaming at him with her kindly, slightly quizzical, happy smile.

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  • And suddenly he saw vividly before him a long-forgotten, kindly old man who had given him geography lessons in Switzerland.

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  • He was transparent in character, chivalrous, kindly, firm, eloquent and sagacious; his purity of motive and unselfishness commanded absolute confidence; he had originality and initiative in dealing with new and difficult circumstances, and great aptitude for business details.

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  • Both he and his college took kindly the amazing proceeding of his mother, who left her husband and her home to reside in Oxford, that she might watch over her son's health.

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  • For five centuries the Nestorians were a recognized institution within the territory of Islam, though their treatment varied from kindly to harsh.

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  • Chinese have been established in the archipelago from a very early date: the first Dutch invaders found them settled at Jacatra; and many of them, as, for instance, the colony of Ternate, have taken so kindly to their new home that they have acquired Malay to the disuse of their native tongue.

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  • Belfair crept away from the castle of the lovely Queen Sinthee and her lazy mate Dorvad, past the kindly Fird of Kornor, mingling on the street with the commoners.

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  • He was liberal, kindly, good-tempered and easy of access, and his yielding to his subjects' wishes in order to obtain supplies for carrying on the French war contributed to the consolidation of the constitution.

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  • We also met Mr. Rogers... who kindly left his carriage to bring us home.

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  • We went to a poultry-show... and the man there kindly permitted us to feel of the birds.

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  • Miss Irwin seemed to have no objection to this proposal, and kindly offered to see the professors and find out if they would give me lessons.

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  • Prince Vasili, who having obtained a new post and some fresh decorations was particularly proud at this time, seemed to him a pathetic, kindly old man much to be pitied.

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  • Riley's comments were simple but moving and made Dean won­der if he were the eulogized party, who would speak so kindly of him—or, for that matter, even attend the memorial.

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  • In the few tactful and charming lines of this brief note, the apostle sends him back to his master with a plea for kindly treatment.

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  • Though able and intelligent cultivators they do not take kindly to any form of labour other than agricultural, with the result that most of the industries and trades of the country are in the hands of Chinese.

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  • All his absent-mindedness and inability to enter a room and converse in it was, however, redeemed by his kindly, simple, and modest expression.

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  • Boris looked attentively and kindly at her eager face, but did not reply.

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  • Beside him was his comrade Nesvitski, a tall staff officer, extremely stout, with a kindly, smiling, handsome face and moist eyes.

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  • Prince Andrew smiled involuntarily as he looked at the artillery officer Tushin, who silent and smiling, shifting from one stockinged foot to the other, glanced inquiringly with his large, intelligent, kindly eyes from Prince Andrew to the staff officer.

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  • "Kindly return to your posts," said the staff officer trying to preserve his gravity.

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  • Amid these sounds, only the youthful kindly voice of the Emperor Alexander was clearly heard.

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  • This gratitude reminded him of how much more he might do for these simple, kindly people.

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  • Sometimes, as she looked at the strange but amusing capers cut by the dancers, who--having decided once for all that being disguised, no one would recognize them--were not at all shy, Pelageya Danilovna hid her face in her handkerchief, and her whole stout body shook with irrepressible, kindly, elderly laughter.

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  • The new pope, who while bishop of Imole had evinced a certain interest in Liberalism, was a kindly man, of inferior intelligence, who thought that all difficulties could be settled with a little good-will, some reforms and a political amnesty.

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  • "To the health of our Sovereign, the Emperor!" he cried, and at the same moment his kindly eyes grew moist with tears of joy and enthusiasm.

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  • Nicholas and Denisov were walking up and down, looking with kindly patronage at the dancers.

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  • We'll talk in the morning, Andre said kindly.

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  • He thought of going to Wittenberg, but his first halt was at Strassburg, where Bucer and Capito received him kindly.

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  • His relatives very properly opposed his course, but they nevertheless did all in their power to smooth his way, and continued to treat him kindly.

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  • 2 9) speak of kindly sociality rather than of any austere separation from his fellows.

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  • At his best he was a " good and gentle creature," but too kindly and generous to rule others.

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  • The new pope - a man of high moral character, great sagacity, eloquence, and of a kindly disposition - at once instituted an entirely different policy from that pursued by his predecessor.

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  • When he was no longer able to apply his mind to science, he remained content and happy in the exercise of those kindly feelings and warm affections which he had cultivated no less carefully than his scientific powers.

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  • The Tibetan regent, with his enlightened and kindly spirit, is painted by Huc in most attractive colours, and Markham expressed the opinion that the native authorities were then willing to receive strangers, while the jealousy that excluded them was Chinese only.

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  • He was kindly noticed by Henry Hervey, a gay officer of noble family, who happened to be quartered there.

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  • But Fredeiick Williams emotional and kindly temperament little fitted him to use the mailed fist; though the riot which broke out in Berlin on the 15th of March was suppressed by the troops with but little bloodshed, the king shrank with horror from the thought of fighting his beloved Berliners, and when on the night of the 18th the fighting was renewed, he entered into negotiation with the insurgents, negotiations that resulted in the withdrawal of the troops from Berlin.

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  • Lysias was a man of kindly and genial nature, warm in friendship, loyal to country, with a keen perception of character and a fine though strictly controlled sense of humour.

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  • He shared to the full the autocratic temper of the Habsburgs, their narrow-mindedness and their religious and intellectual obscurantism; and the qualities which would have made him a kindly, if somewhat tyrannical, father of a family, and an excellent head clerk, were hardly those required by the conditions of the Austrian monarchy during a singularly critical period of its history.

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  • He was quick-tempered, but of kindly disposition, intelligent and patriotic, and he left a reputation of unblemished honesty and uprightness.

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  • the "kindly," from Lat.

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  • The gods were worshipped as the givers of the kindly fruits of the earth, and, as all over the world " bread and salt " go together in common use and common phrase, salt was habitually associated with offerings, at least with all offerings which consisted in whole or in part of cereal elements.

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  • He was received kindly by three brothers of the deceased master established there, and afterwards, still in 1492, by a fourth brother at Basel.

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  • took the boy into his own charge, and treated him kindly.

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  • Goethe was then in Italy, and the duke of Weimar was absent from Weimar; but the poet was kindly received by Herder and Wieland, by the duchess Amalie and other court notabilities.

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  • Hegel's letters to his wife, written during his solitary holiday tours to Vienna, the Netherlands and Paris, breathe of kindly and happy affection.

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  • He published a few songs of no great merit, and had at his death no more than the reputation among his friends of a kindly and accomplished man.

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  • The few old friends, including the grand-duke Charles Alexander, who continued regularly to visit the house, were entertained with kindly hospitality by Baron Walther; Wolfgang refused to be drawn from his isolation even by the advent of royalty.

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  • There are conflicting ideas of death and the dead, and among them the belief in the very human feelings and needs of the dead and in their influence for good or ev11.2 Moreover, the proximity of burial-place and sanctuary and the belief in the kindly care of the famous dead for their descendants reflect " primitive " and persisting ideas which find their Holy parallel in the holy tombs of religious or seckular p y g?

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  • He is described as a stout man, kindly, cheerful, but of no great brilliancy.

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  • Zobaida, the mother of the caliph, entreated Ali to treat Mamun kindly when he should have made him captive.

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  • The emigrants were very kindly received, and many of them became thrifty and prosperous farmers.

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  • But filial feeling and established custom secured a measure of kindly sympathy, shown by precedence yielded at public games, and by the almost invariable abstinence of the colony from a hostile share in wars in which the mother city was engaged.

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  • Whether as exhibiting the Divine leading and aid, or as recording the impartial and even kindly attitude of the Roman State towards the Christians, the writer has reached a climax.

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  • He was a scholar of much erudition, with great power of administrative organization, simple, generous and kindly in character.

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  • He had been kindly treated by Henry V., and his name appears at the head of the knights made by the little Henry VI.

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  • He was, for the moment, received kindly, but was soon afterwards ordered to keep his chamber, and was then given into the custody of the lord keeper at York House, where he remained till March 1600.

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  • Law was thus the spouse of the sovereign of the sky, but Aeschylus identified her with the Earth (worshipped at Athens as Ge-Themis), not only the kindly Mother, but the goddess who bound herself by fixed rules or laws of nature and life.

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  • It is said that on this occasion they were first called Eumenides ("the kindly"), a euphemistic variant of their real name.

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  • She regularly took her place in the operation-room, to hearten the sufferers by her presence and sympathy, and at night she would make her solitary round of the wards, lamp in hand, stopping here and there to speak a kindly word to some patient.

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  • When Dionysus leaped into the sea to escape from the pursuit of Lycurgus, king of the Thracian Edones, and Hephaestus was flung out of heaven by Zeus, both were kindly received by Thetis.

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  • Observations taken at the telegraph stations, and kindly communicated by Mr R.

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  • ally do not take kindly to newly-introduced varieties.

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  • Kermfln named Mirza Reza, who had resided a short time in Constantinople and there acquired revolutionary and anarchist ideas from Kemalu d-Din, the so-called Afghan sheikh, who, after being very kindly treated by the shah, preached revolution and anarchy at Teheran, fled ~to Europe, visited London, and finally took up his residence in Constantinople.

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  • And yet it is this placid kindly fresh-coloured old man who has come down to us as the author of that book the Imitation of Christ, which has been translated into more languages than any other book save the Bible, and which has moved the hearts of so many men of all nations, characters and conditions of life.

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  • To Fenelon such employment was clearly uncongenial; and if he was rather too ready to employ unsavoury methods - such as bribery and espionage - among his proselytes, his general conduct was kindly and statesmanlike in no slight degree.

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  • From the satire in which this invitation is contained we are able to form an idea of the style in which he habitually lived, and to think of him as enjoying a hale and vigorous age (203), and also as a kindly master of a household (159 seq.).

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  • 5) brings out strongly the differences not in urbanity only but in kindly feeling between the two satirists.

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  • But while the bride's family refused to hold intercourse with the pair, Mr Scott, like a prudent man and an affectionate father, set himself to make the best of a bad matter, and received them kindly, settling on his son £2000.

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  • Brave and kindly, and gifted with a rough telling eloquence, Sertorius was just the man to impress them favourably, and the native militia, which he organized, spoke of him as the "new Hannibal."

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  • are propitiated by a new ritual, in which they are worshipped as Eumenides (the Kindly), and Orestes dedicates an altar to Athena Areia.

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  • After the sack of that place by the king of Ulster he withdrew into Munster; here he was kindly received by Cormac MacCarthy, with whose assistance he built the monastery of Ibrach (in Kerry).

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  • His wife was kindly treated and placed in the household of Henry's queen Elizabeth.

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  • How the Saracens, when they took him prisoner, he being half dead with a complication of diseases, kindly left him "un mien couverture d'ecarlate" which his mother had given him, and which he put over him, having made a hole therein and bound it round him with a cord; how when he came to Acre in a pitiable condition an old servant of his house presented himself, and "brought me clean white hoods and combed my hair most comfortably"; how he bought a hundred tuns of wine and served it - the best first, according to high authority - well-watered to his private soldiers, somewhat less watered to the squires, and to the knights neat, but with a suggestive phial of the weaker liquid to mix "si comme ils vouloient" - these are the details in which he seems to take greatest pleasure, and for readers six hundred years after date perhaps they are not the least interesting details.

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  • All authorities agree that he was not only good-looking, but kindly and well-bred.

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  • He ranges freely about the world, touching the laughable sides of things with kindly laughter, and every now and then dropping the risibile and taking to the rationale.

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  • Something in his imperturbable, kindly presence, his angelic look, his musical voice, his commanding style of thought and speech, announced him as the possessor of the great secret which many were seeking - the secret of a freer, deeper, more harmonious life.

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  • His first refuge was in Wei, a part of the present Ho-nan, the marquis of which received him kindly; but he was a weak man, ruled by his wife, a woman notorious for her accomplishments and wickedness.

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  • The domestic and social affections, the kindly care of the young and the old, some acknowledgment of marital and parental obligation, the duty of mutual defence in the tribe, the authority of the elders, and general respect to traditional custom as the regulator of life and duty, are more or less well marked in every savage tribe which is not disorganized and falling to pieces.

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  • received him kindly, and he served with the Austrian army during the campaign of 1683 against the Turks.

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  • 38); but it is the panegyric of an unselfish man, kindly, thoughtful for others and popular; not of the intellectual man, versed in the theory and practice of the Buddhist system of self-culture.

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  • A similar instance is that of Lycurgus, a Thracian king, from whose attack Dionysus saved himself by leaping into the sea, where he was kindly received by Thetis.

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  • (2) the Christian priesthood being universal, the laity should share in the spiritual government of the Church; (3) a knowledge of Christianity must be attended by the practice of it as its indispensable sign and supplement; (4) instead of merely didactic, and often bitter, attacks on the heterodox and unbelievers, a sympathetic and kindly treatment of them; (5) a reorganization of the theological training of the universities, giving more prominence to the devotional life; and (6) a different style of preaching, namely, in the place of pleasing rhetoric, the implanting of Christianity in the inner or new man, the soul of which is faith, and its effects the fruits of life.

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  • Kindly and reasonable, his good nature seems sometimes to have verged on indolence, but he at any rate took personal part, and that bravely and successfully, in war.

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  • The following are important references (kindly supplied by Dr Whitley Stokes) for detailed research :- R.

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  • thelwulf, his weak and kindly son, would undoubtedly have lost the titular supremacy of Wessex over the other English kingdoms if there had been in Mercia or Northumbria a strong king with leisure to conquest.

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  • There was no doubt that, if the opinion of the Englishspeaking races throughout the world could have been tested by a plebiscite, an overwhelming majority would have declared that the fittest person for the rule of the British empire was the gracious and kindly lady who for sixty years, in sorrow and in joy, had so worthily discharged the duties of her high position.

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  • The chroniclers agree that Thomas of Berkeley had no part in the murder of the king, whom he treated kindly.

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  • The old sultan was so far influenced by humanity and remorse that he treated his grandson kindly.

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  • In the dignity and simplicity of the old backwoodsman there is something almost Hebraic. With his naïve vanity and strong reverent piety, his valiant wariness, his discriminating cruelty, his fine natural sense of right and wrong, his rough limpid honesty, his kindly humour, his picturesque dialect, and his rare skill in woodcraft, he has all the breadth and roundness of a type and all the eccentricities and peculiarities of a portrait.

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  • He came in the end to be regarded kindly even by opponents, and he was not afraid of taking a line displeasing to his liberal friends on the Jewish question (Die Judenfrage, 1843).

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  • Here, too in du Tillet's splendid library, he began the studies which resulted in his great work, the Institutes, and paid a visit to Nerac, where the venerable Lefevre, whose revised translation of the Bible into French was published about this time, was spending his last years under the kindly care of Margaret of Navarre.

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  • Sturminster for the office of one Coombs at Dorsetshire, where he continued his evening education with another kindly clergyman.

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  • He was long remembered, not only for his great learning but for his modesty and kindly disposition.

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  • The quarrel and reconciliation of Flood and Grattan (q.v.), the kindly patriotism of Lord Charlemont, the eloquence, the devotion, the corruption, are household words.

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  • Under his rule Bec became the first seat of learning in Europe, a result due not more to his intellectual powers than to the great moral influence of his noble character and kindly discipline.

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  • 3 The following are figures of mean temperature, kindly supplied by the 'Rev. E.

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  • General Gallieni, whose firm and vigorous administration, and desire to treat the Malagasy justly and kindly, made him liked by the people, retired in 1905, and was succeeded in that office by M.

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  • While Death is cruel and merciless, and never lets go his prey once seized, Sleep is gentle and kindly, the bestower of rest and pleasant dreams, the soother of care and sorrow.

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  • His nature was turbulent, and from his youth he had been used to command; but underlying a rough exterior there was evidence of a kindly heart.

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  • But average human nature does not take kindly to a syllogism, and theology had ceased to have any appreciable influence on popular religion.

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  • Foals are weaned when five or six months old, often in October, and require to be housed to save the foal-flesh, and liberally but not overfed; but from the time they ate a month old they require to be " gentled " by handling and kindly treatment, and the elementary training of leading from time to time by a halter adjusted permanently to the head.

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  • In June 1833 he left Palermo for Marseilles in an orange boat, which was becalmed in the Strait of Bonifacio, and here he wrote the verses, "Lead, kindly Light," which later became popular as a hymn.

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  • The progress of physical discovery during the last half of the 19th century was perhaps as much due to the kindly encouragement which he gave to his students and to others who came in contact with him as to his own researches and inventions; and it would be difficult to speak of his influence as a teacher in stronger terms than this.

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  • " Yet his nature had its kindly side: " He feels kindness deeply - and his love for his wife and children, and for all children, is very great " (Queen Victoria, loc. cit).

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  • A kindly old man researched it for me.

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  • I thought of leaving a note of thanks to the Psychic Tipster, so kindly confiding to me, albeit vicariously through dear departed Brenda, his or her limitations.

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  • Joe wouldn't take kindly to his daughter's surprise motherhood.

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  • He knew Cynthia would not look kindly on any direct line of questioning in the personal area of parentage.

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  • We'll talk in the morning, Andre said kindly.

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  • She went the back way—the servant.s route, as Kris had so kindly informed her—to the front door.

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  • I gotta bite the bullet and go see Miss Worthington, with my hat in hand, and explain how I misplaced that picture she kindly lent me.

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  • Night after night they come, some more kindly than others.

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  • He was always kindly to me and always smiled.

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  • I've grown to think kindly of her these last weeks as I've spent much time in her company, though mostly she sleeps and our talk is only of trifles.

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  • Belfair crept away from the castle of the lovely Queen Sinthee and her lazy mate Dorvad, past the kindly Fird of Kornor, mingling on the street with the commoners.

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  • Riley's comments were simple but moving and made Dean won­der if he were the eulogized party, who would speak so kindly of him—or, for that matter, even attend the memorial.

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  • Wilson said kindly: "Why, my boy, you look desolate."

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  • Sarah kindly donated the proceeds of her day to the Society.

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  • His cynical and rather rough manner frequently masked a wish to be kindly, and even affectionate.

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  • arbourial thanks to Andrew Saunders who kindly made our willow arbor.

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  • To read about the stranded cetacean, Dan Jarvis from BDMLR has very kindly produced this click here report for you to read.

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  • cluck like a hen, but she was kindly and one hundred per cent loyal to the entire family.

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  • If not--kindly relax that crablike clutch on my elbow before partial paralysis ensues.

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  • Trevor Seeley kindly told me that he had dreams about being squished by a giant cobra when he was on anti-malarials.

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  • comely woman, suckling a child, examined the traveler with kindly and pitying eyes.

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  • Mel Whitney's column is ©2004 copyright by Mel Whitney who has kindly given permission for it to be displayed on this website.

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  • The Laird o'Thistle column is ©2006 copyright by Kenneth Cuthbertson who has kindly given permission for it to be displayed on this website.

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  • Stephanie's column is ©2005 copyright by Stephanie who has kindly given permission for it to be displayed on this website.

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  • He very kindly sent me a scan of a full plate daguerreotype he wants to know more about.

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  • dean of a leading business school or perhaps even a kindly bank manager.

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  • Of a kindly and amiable disposition, he won the respect of Catholic and Protestant alike.

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  • The plaque was kindly donated by Brooke Bond Tea.

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  • ell students behaving kindly to each other.

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  • The DGLA kindly invited some HADAS members to visit the site to see their exploratory excavations.

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  • He kindly invited us to a strawberry flan and cream tea at his home afterward.

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  • Steve Poole has kindly produced a flier that you can print out and stick to your fridge as a handy reminder for up-and-coming gigs.

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  • However at our annual gathering on 20 th October I was pleased to meet Jenny Daniel who has kindly offered to assist.

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  • Instead of becoming harsh and severe and bitter, he had become more gentle, more kindly.

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  • Now, of course, you kindly conveyed the warm greetings to my Prime Minister from President Bush.

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  • homely inn with two small bedrooms, kept by a kindly Basque woman.

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  • lendis was done with a pump kindly lent to us by WRG North West.

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  • The Birmingham team has also kindly offered to host a future meeting of the new working group on Near Eastern text markup.

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  • PCB layout kindly contributed by Daniel Bosch in South Africa.

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  • Primrose is kindly, naive and a little pompous.

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  • repay every one smiled on him and gave him kindly words, and Claus felt amply repaid for his long journey.

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  • scape not the thunderbolt: Melt Egypt into Nyle: and kindly creatures Turne all to Serpents.

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  • Personal friends have kindly communicated valuable information, especially about old Glasgow, the river, and early steamboats.

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  • Kaiser Chiefs ' Ricky Wilson has kindly come up with a name for the new supergroup: Get Well Now.

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  • symbolic representations do not take kindly to Meta Model questions.

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  • On reaching the top we were relieved to find that someone had already kindly broken trail for the rest of the walk.

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  • Local pub the Three Jolly Butchers emerged triumphant with their blazing yellow Albion kit, very kindly donated by the Brighton football club.

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  • LDC / Ian Lovering kindly donated three 10 pound gift vouchers for the winners in each age category.

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  • Note: ZDNet kindly waived its fee for permission to use this article.

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  • A prolog set in 1850 shows us a kindly old warlock residing over a young woman who gives birth to her daughter, Alucarda.

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  • Kindly nature does not suffer a man seriously ill to feel weary.

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