Merry Sentence Examples
He laughed at that, and his laugh was merry and frank.
Merry senseless words of abuse flowed freely.
Next morning it was I who waked the whole family with my first "Merry Christmas!"
With a merry, smiling face Pierre was sorting his purchases.
From a campfire a hundred paces off came a sound of general, merry laughter.Advertisement
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He felt it in the merry sounds of regimental music he heard from the left side of the field, and felt and realized it especially from the list of prisoners the French officer had read out when he came that morning.
Some more! a merry voice was saying in his soul.
In the light of the coming kingdom it proclaims the blessedness of the poor, the hungry, the sad and the maligned; and the wofulness of the rich, the full, the merry and the popular.
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Soldiers scattered over the whole place were dragging logs and brushwood and were building shelters with merry chatter and laughter; around the fires sat others, dressed and undressed, drying their shirts and leg bands or mending boots or overcoats and crowding round the boilers and porridge cookers.
While still at a distance he heard as he rode the merry sounds of a soldier's dance song proceeding from the house.
This accounts for the description of aurora as " Merry Dancers."
A peal of merry laughter answered her, and the knives and forks fell to the plates with a clatter.
Her greatest charm was, however, her pleasant behaviour; for she was "merry in company, ready and quick of answer."Advertisement
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The three voices, hers, Mademoiselle Bourienne's, and Katie's, who was laughing at something, mingled in a merry sound, like the chirping of birds.
Eowyn sneaks into battle wearing a disguise and carries Merry the Hobbit with her.
Both his name and his exploits remind us of the woodland spirit Robin Goodfellow and his merry pranks.
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Now they leaped up as one, and danced a merry jig.
I'm chiefly sad, my lord, your queen's not merry.
Hope your looking after the Arbroath top that was bid for by a group of rather merry gents at the recent succesful Sportsmans Dinner.
I don't make merry myself at Christmas and I can't afford to make idle people merry.
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He made merry in the day of Jacob's captivity.
They had merry go rounds to sit on and swings and see saws.
Long's position was generally confirmed by Leslie Thomson's description of the Folger's Two merry milkmaids (1620 ).
November 20 th 1918 Bells rang out a merry peal on news of the end of hostilities with Germany at Foxearth.
He lived in Windsor with his merry wives, writing tragedies, comedies and errors, all in Islamic pentameter.
The Frenchman emitted a merry, sanguine chuckle, patting Pierre on the shoulder.
With the naive conviction of young men in a merry mood that other men's wives were created for them, Rostov did not leave the lady's side and treated her husband in a friendly and conspiratorial style, as if, without speaking of it, they knew how capitally Nicholas and the lady would get on together.
Merry and Pippin have their own adventures meeting the Ents.
Grouped around their belfry-towers and organized within their gilds, they made merry in their free jocular language over their own hardships, and still more over the vices of their lords.
Gone were the happy smiles, silent were the merry quips.
There is no longer a merry bunch of men in white spacesuits in my room.
I would haue staid till I had made you merry, If worthier friends had not preuented me Ant.
Seriously cold outside so had to have another stout or two before sprinting underdressed, freezing but merry back to the Randolph.
There was the merry throng laughing, gamboling, working at top speed.
Do not sway to the music, tap your feet or whistle a merry tune.
We ate, we drank, and we were merry, And we got typhoid and dysentery.
Seeing Merry always makes me feel more urgent about planning and executing our home ed.
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First came Marya Dmitrievna and the count, both with merry countenances.
Then came some merry soldiers who had evidently been drinking.
From politeness and to start conversation, they asked him a few questions about the army and the battle, and then the talk went off into merry jests and gossip.
Mademoiselle Bourienne also shared them and even Princess Mary felt herself pleasantly made to share in these merry reminiscences.
For one of the merry cotillions before supper Prince Andrew was again her partner.
Natasha was foremost in setting a merry holiday tone, which, passing from one to another, grew stronger and reached its climax when they all came out into the frost and got into the sleighs, talking, calling to one another, laughing, and shouting.
It really was Melyukovka, and maids and footmen with merry faces came running, out to the porch carrying candles.
Of course, a few extra merry ideas are often welcome, too.
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Some of the bass tabs available include I Want You, Jailhouse Rock, Livewire, Merry Go Round, Rattlesnake Shake and many more.
Merry Hempsters Vegan Salve is a heating balm made from hemp seed oil.
Knott's Merry Farm is an annual tradition that brings the Christmas spirit to the park.
The diehard girl gamers found the games they liked, nonetheless, and the guy gamers went on their merry way, hacking and slashing monsters and military men.
The only problem is that the toasting moment comes at midnight - your guests have probably been there for longer than an hour eating, drinking, and being merry as it were.
Government employees in Illinois weren't allowed to say "Merry Christmas" while at work, for fear they would offend non-Christians.
Throughout the months of November and December, Magic Kingdom in Florida offers a special event called "Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party."
Military Merry Christmas - An elegant red card features a gold embossed Marine Corps emblem and a simple "Merry Christmas" wish.
Simply sending out a short paragraph of information, followed by a "Merry Christmas" or "Happy Holidays" is enough to let people know others are thinking of them in December.
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This is how Santa came last year otherwise we would had had not a very merry Xmas!
This was seized upon as a pretext for violent anti-clerical demonstrations all over Italy and for brutal and unprovoked attacks on unoffending priests; at Spezia a church was set on fire and another dismantled, at Marino Cardinal Merry del Val was attacked by a gang of hooligans, and at Rome the violence of the teppisti reached such a pitch as to provoke reaction on the part of all respectable people, and some of the aggressors were very roughly handled.
The Andamanese are, indeed, bright and merry companions, busy in their own pursuits, keen sportsmen, naturally independent and not lustful, but when angered, cruel, jealous, treacherous and vindictive, and always unstable - in fact, a people to like but not to trust.
On the 12th of January 1904 Loisy wrote to Cardinal Merry del Val that he received the condemnation with respect, and condemned whatever might be reprehensible in his books, whilst reserving the rights of his conscience and his opinions as an historian, opinions doubtless imperfect, as no one was more ready to admit than himself, but which were the only form under which he was able to represent to himself the history of the Bible and of religion.
Pepys was delighted with the playing of "pretty, witty Nell," but when he saw her as Florimel in Dryden's Secret Love, or the Maiden Queen, he wrote "so great a performance of a comical part was never, I believe, in the world before" and, "so done by Nell her merry part as cannot be better done in nature" (Diary, March 25, 1667).
There are quatrains in the Rubdiyat of Omar Khayyam and pessimistic verses in Ecclesiastes which might have been uttered by Aristippus ("Then commended mirth, because a man hath no better thing than to eat and to drink and to be merry; for that shall abide with him of his labour the days of his life which God giveth him under the sun").
As soon as the provocatively gay strains of Daniel Cooper (somewhat resembling those of a merry peasant dance) began to sound, all the doorways of the ballroom were suddenly filled by the domestic serfs--the men on one side and the women on the other--who with beaming faces had come to see their master making merry.
The lieutenant was looking about in his usual way and suddenly seemed to grow very merry.
Precision timing, the work was done and all that was left was to eat, drink and be merry.
This is how Santa came last year otherwise we would had had not a very merry xmas !
For a large brood, consider the traditional "Merry Christmas" while a simple "joy" or "Noel" works well with smaller groups.
Intertwine small white holiday lights around railings and balconies for a merry, yet elegant display and don't forget candles.
Enjoy a merry Christmas onboard the five-star Alyssa Nile cruise vessel, which offers a sensational seasonal sailing from December 23-29, 2010.
What's more, you don't have to dig deep into your pockets to make merry this season.
There are businesses where the use of Merry Christmas would not be appropriate.
If your cards won't be mailed until December 24, you may want to opt for a New Year greeting instead of wishing everyone a Merry Christmas!
Gifts of time and love are surely the basic ingredients of a truly merry Christmas.
Lingerie makers rose to the challenge with the long-line corset, which fastened around the waist and was boned through the front so that it clung to the body like a merry widow.
Subsequent sayings include "A Very Merry Baby," "A Very Merry Mommy," etc. The shirts also come in short-sleeve styles, as well as onesies for infants.
Robe colors were assigned to men according to their birth status in Merry Old England.
He or she could really use two new front teeth because wishing everyone a "Merry Christmas" is difficult with that gap.
Presented with the right whistling lisp on the "Merry Christmas" lyrics, it's also a great humorous Christmas song for lighthearted holiday celebrations.
While Amazon.com does not offer the original, the site's MP3 store does sell several cover versions of the song, including a karaoke version and a track from Mariah Carey's Merry Christmas Smooth Jazz Tribute.
With Frodo are his three friends, Merry and Pippin, cousins of a sort, and Sam, son of his gardener and essentially Frodo's servant and valet.
Hobbit Merry is with the Rohirrim as they prepare to ride to Gondor to the aid of their ancient allies.
He explains to the others that they are in Sherwood Forest and that the crew members with him are supposed to be his Merry Men.
Hamilton's Meredith Gentry series, the Unseelie Court is brought front and center when her main character Merry Gentry is in line for the throne.
Merry is Frodo's cousin, and a troublemaker who often runs around with Pippin.
Merry and Pippin befriend the Ents and bring them into the battle against Saurumon and Sauron.
It is Merry who also rides with Eowyn into battle, and the pair defeat the Witch King.
Another cousin to Frodo, Pippin and Merry are the best of friends and journey with the Fellowship.
It contains one bottle of Sapphire in the Snow nail polish, one bottle of Merry Midnight nail polish and a silver wrist cuff.
Both have a dark, purple-based background, and Merry Midnight is flecked with shimmer for a festive, holiday-appropriate look.
Not an elf from Lord of the Rings, no, these allowed you to see yourself as one of Santa's elves, and even better, watch yourself dancing and singing a merry tune.
They are, however, always bright and merry, are under no special social restrictions and have considerable influence.
The former is said to have been born in "Merry sweet Locksley town."
He is said to have been of a merry and even jocular disposition, to have afforded a generous patronage to learning, and, strange to say for a sultan, to have been master of six languages.
At Merry Mount, in that part of Braintree which is now Quincy, a settlement was established by Thomas Morton in 1625, but the gay life of the settlers and their selling rum and firearms to the Indians greatly offended the Pilgrims of Plymouth, who in 1627 arrested Morton; soon afterward Governor John Endecott of Massachusetts Bay visited Merry Mount, rebuked the inhabitants and cut down their Maypole.
All means are adapted to increase the hilarity of the two days, which are filled with feasting, dancing, singing and making merry generally.
The site of the present city was settled in 1625 as Merry Mount or Mount Wollaston by Thomas Morton - the present Wollaston Heights is a part of the grant of 600 acres made in 1636 by the town of Boston to William Hutchinson, husband of Anne, the Antinomian, and was formerly known as Taylor's Hill.
The prediction was believed far and wide, and President Aurial, at Toulouse, built himself a Noah's ark - a curious realization, in fact, of Chaucer's merry invention in the Miller's Tale.
It is no longer the merry, saucy hanger-on of the homestead, but is become the suspicious thief, shunning the gaze of man, and knowing that danger may lurk in every bush.
Nick's walk Franco's walk Dinner was a curry cooked by Fabian and Steve and their band of merry choppers.
They need to know you're in control or they'll lead you a merry dance.
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Hidden partly behind a tree, the merry old elf grasps a disembodied doll's head with fake blood streaming from its eye sockets.
It's now festooned with a merry looking garland of traffic lights, with broad three or four lane approaches from all directions.
The night they put the fizz in into physics was the jolly sub's merry headline.
This unemployed jester, who's nobody's fool, has paid for his merry jape, I send his tongue to you.
They cleared the thickly forested land, built log dwellings, made merry with Highland games at Johnson Hall gatherings with the friendly Mohawks.
Having a constant gnawing in your gut and hallucinations about pork rinds is not a merry thing.
However, despite the managerial merry go-round at Saints he has failed to impress with rumors of an attitude problem hindering his chances.
Katharine Merry, sidelined from the Spar European Cup by tight hamstrings, ran a 200m personal best, 22.76 seconds.
My Machiavellian mind makes me think that someone could create merry hell with this.
Perfect for the whole family, Santa Claus and his merry helpers invite you to start Christmas off in Grand Style.
Within just 7 years merry maids established itself as the market leader in an industry that business strategists have predicted will grow and grow.
Pipes wailed hauntingly through the glen as folks settled down to their evenings of dance, feasting and general merry making.
C France, South " The 11th November is St Martin's day, a very merry day in France.
First he had a period of being very sad, and then he had a period when he was pretty merry.
So anyway, by 2pm I'm quite merry and go into camp mode.
And then we were so merry all the way home!
The objects of his treasonable correspondence with Merry and Yrujo, the British and Spanish ministers at Washington, were, it would seem, to secure money and to conceal his real designs, which were probably to overthrow Spanish power in the Southwest, and perhaps to found an imperial dynasty in Mexico.
While a student he was not unaccustomed " to make good cheer and be merry," but at the same time he was a punctilious observer of the minutest rites of his faith and "as obstinate a Papist as any in England."
His father, Erik Johansson of Rydboholm, "a merry and jocose gentleman," but, like all the Swedish Vasas, liable to sudden fierce gusts of temper, was one of the senators who voted for the deposition of Archbishop Trolle, at the riksdag of 1517 (see Sweden, History), for which act of patriotism he lost his head.
Besides the appearance of the hair, the raised cicatrices, the belief in omens and sorcery, the practices for testing the courage of youths, &c., they are equally rude, merry and boisterous, but amenable to discipline, and with decided artistic tastes and faculty.
For they were in the streets of a beautiful emerald-green city, bathed in a grateful green light that was especially pleasing to their eyes, and surrounded by merry faced people in gorgeous green-and-gold costumes of many extraordinary designs.
Katie played with Miss Rhoades's rings and took them away, saying with a merry laugh, "You shall not have them again!"
Occasionally she broke out into a merry laugh, and then she would reach out and touch the mouth of any one who happened to be near her, to see if he were laughing also.
The fresh morning air blew gently in my face, as if to welcome me, and be my merry playmate, and the sun looked at me with a warm and tender smile.
The hunters were formerly a numerous and merry crew here.
These ice-cutters are a merry race, full of jest and sport, and when I went among them they were wont to invite me to saw pit-fashion with them, I standing underneath.
When he reached his sister's room his wife was already awake and her merry voice, hurrying one word after another, came through the open door.
The door was opened a crack and there was a glimpse of something blue, of ribbons, black hair, and merry faces.
He heard merry girlish cries behind some trees on the right and saw a group of girls running to cross the path of his caleche.
The corked eyebrows and mustaches were smeared over the perspiring, flushed, and merry faces.
He had grown, become rosier, had curly dark hair, and, when merry and laughing, quite unconsciously lifted the upper lip of his pretty little mouth just as the little princess used to do.
Rostov and Ilyin, on entering the room, were welcomed with merry shouts and laughter.
Denisov smiled, and Petya burst into a peal of merry laughter in which Tikhon himself joined.
One part of it dispersed and waded knee-deep through the snow into a birch forest to the right of the village, and immediately the sound of axes and swords, the crashing of branches, and merry voices could be heard from there.
Some fifteen men with merry shouts were shaking down the high wattle wall of a shed, the roof of which had already been removed.
Build a "snowman" out of sand, wear swimsuits and Santa hats or write "Merry Christmas" near the surf while everyone gathers around.
There's nothing like some sexy plus size holiday lingerie to make the season merry and bright.
There's no better way to get into the holiday spirit than by wearing season-inspired clothing, so women of size may be looking for a plus size Christmas vest to complete a merry ensemble.
Advance tickets to the Very Merry Christmas Party, which includes the parade, are available in advance for select dates.
Whether you attend one in your hometown, head to a major metropolitan area or watch it on television, you will feel festive and ready to proclaim "Merry Christmas" after the parade is over.
Poems and prayers are wonderful ways to wish others, "Merry Christmas."
It wouldn't be a very merry Christmas if Santa and H1N1 were to mix, but fortunately by understanding what this virus is and how to safeguard against it, you can enjoy all the spirit of the season in a happy, healthy way.
Hilarious high-tech holiday cards come alive with the click of a mouse, so you can wish your special someone a Merry Christmas laced with a litany of laugh out loud moments.
The video card features adorable animated bears getting their groove on in the snow and wishing your loved one a Merry Christmas.
The company offers an array of laughable seasons greetings, which feature everything from singing snowmen and reindeer to a Santa Claus that shakes his butt like a hula dancer in order to wish viewers a Merry Christmas.
Nothing says "Merry Christmas" quite like a quartet of dogs clad in red Santa hats singing a moving rendition of "Ave Maria" as a gentle snow falls in the background.
You can say, "Merry Christmas" to friends and family in so many ways, but the best Christmas greeting card verses are always those that are written from the heart.
One of the nicest shops for really top-notch garb is Very Merry Seamstress.
The kids treasure hunt clues can follow a theme, such as quoting lines from Harry Potter books may lead party goers down a merry trail of magic and fantasy.
Merry Mart Uniforms has a number of schools from the Santa Clara, California, area on their list.
Among them were "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas", "We Wish You a Merry Christmas" and "When the River Meets the Sea".
Brown turns around and his friends proclaim "Merry Christmas, Charlie Brown."
Meet Me in St. Louis - Starring Judy Garland singing her famous Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas.
Also known as a name poem, this is a poem where the first letter of each line spells out a word or phrase such as "Merry Christmas", "Happy Holidays", or "Season's Greetings".
If you'd like, go ahead and write a message like, "Jingle Bells" or "Merry Christmas" on your shoes.
Merry Christmas is the way shoppers have been greeted, wished well and marketed to by successful small business owners for the past 100 years or so.
There's nothing wrong with wishing shoppers Happy Holidays but don't order your staff to keep mum about Merry Christmas and force them into rebellion.
Add black boots and gloves and it will be a very merry Christmas indeed.
He has released four albums - Measure of a Man, Merry Christmas with Love, A Thousand Different Ways and On My Way Here - and has received several music awards including one American Music Award and three Billboard Music Awards.
Boromir has been killed attempting to save the two younger hobbits, Merry and Pippin, from evil Orcs.
They set the tone for each users page, whether it be merry and bright or dark and brooding and every mood in between.
Cardinal Rampolla at once resigned his office as secretary of state, being succeeded by Cardinal Merry del Val, and ceased to play any conspicuous part in the Curia.
British visitors to Rome speak of him as a merry high-spirited boy with martial instincts; nevertheless, he grew up studious, peace-loving and serious.
Endecott experienced some trouble with the previous settlers and with Thomas Morton's settlement at "Merry Mount" (Mount Wollaston, now Quincy), where, in accordance with his strict Puritanical tenets, he cut down the maypole and dispersed the merry makers.
So he called together his merry little fairies, and showing them a number of jars and vases filled with gold and precious stones, told them to carry those carefully to the palace of Santa Claus, and give them to him with the compliments of King Frost.
While they were talking in undertones the crack of a shot sounded from the low ground by the pond, a puff of white smoke appeared, then another, and the sound of hundreds of seemingly merry French voices shouting together came up from the slope.
He was far-seeing in arranging all his actions, pleasant and merry all with men; strong and brave, and furious in battle."
A pretty, delicate-featured child - "cheerful, merry, full of fun and mischief," as her elder sister described her - fond of gymnastics, a good skater and an excellent horsewoman, she was a general favourite from her earliest days.
I weathered some merry snow-storms, and spent some cheerful winter evenings by my fireside, while the snow whirled wildly without, and even the hooting of the owl was hushed.
Petya was a big handsome boy of thirteen, merry, witty, and mischievous, with a voice that was already breaking.
Reveries about Sonya had had something merry and playful in them, but to dream of Princess Mary was always difficult and a little frightening.
When Morel had drunk some vodka and finished his bowl of porridge he suddenly became unnaturally merry and chattered incessantly to the soldiers, who could not understand him.
In 1903, when Cardinal Merry del Val succeeded Cardinal Rampolla as secretary of state, Mgr.
It was very pleasant, when I stayed late in town, to launch myself into the night, especially if it was dark and tempestuous, and set sail from some bright village parlor or lecture room, with a bag of rye or Indian meal upon my shoulder, for my snug harbor in the woods, having made all tight without and withdrawn under hatches with a merry crew of thoughts, leaving only my outer man at the helm, or even tying up the helm when it was plain sailing.
He took as his secretary of state Cardinal Raphael p us x Merry del Val, a Spaniard of English birth and educa tion, well versed in diplomacy, but of well-known ultramontane tendencies.
But the men in the battery seemed not to notice this, and merry voices and jokes were heard on all sides.
So he called together the merry little fairies of his household and, showing them the jars and vases containing his treasures, he bade them carry them to the palace of Santa Claus as quickly as they could.