She pushed back the feeling of shame.
They touched the summits of daring and devotion, if they also sank into the deep abysms of shame.
The story goes that he died of shame at his failure.
The feature of his school which attracted most attention, perhaps, was his scheme for the teacher's receiving punishment, in certain circumstances, at the hands of an offending pupil, whereby the sense of shame might be quickened in the mind of the errant child.
But the real meaning is not slight; the sexual distinction has been discovered, and a new sense of shame sends the human pair into the thickest shades, when Yahweh-Elohim walks abroad.
Muller, p. 194) says that this swinging was called oscillatio because the swingers masked their faces (os celare) out of shame.
Only in their pages can a parallel be found to the gay and easy record which reveals without sign of shame or suspicion of offence the daily life of a court compared to which the court of King Charles II.
The reaction among the Jews was terrible, and a sense of shame was joined to feelings of despair.
customs, and the feeling of shame at dependency on.
Thus cast down from his pinnacle of greatness into an abyss of shame and misery, there was left to the brilliant master only the life of a monk.
Her involuntary cringe stopped him for a second and the dark eyes reflected equal portions of shame and hurt.
blush of shame to the faces of Arab leaders.
covet good fame, Since place and riches oft are bribes of shame.
Let good men, for good deeds, covet good fame, Since place and riches oft are bribes of shame.
Militant reformers would suppress antiquities looting by international treaty, court order, state fiat, and the moral artillery of shame and guilt.
But before he had finished speaking, Prince Andrew, feeling tears of shame and anger choking him, had already leapt from his horse and run to the standard.
When she saw Natasha's fright, Sonya shed tears of shame and pity for her friend.
Rostov still had the same indefinite feeling, as of shame.
If we had had only peasants to fight, we should not have let the enemy come so far, said he with a sense of shame and wishing to change the subject.
The countess glanced at her daughter, saw her face full of shame for her mother, saw her agitation, and understood why her husband did not turn to look at her now, and she glanced round quite disconcerted.
"The eggs... the eggs are teaching the hen," muttered the count through tears of joy, and he embraced his wife who was glad to hide her look of shame on his breast.
But though they all realized that it was necessary to get away, there still remained a feeling of shame at admitting that they must flee.
He did not repeat to himself with a sickening feeling of shame the words he had spoken, or say: "Oh, why did I not say that?" and, "Whatever made me say 'Je vous aime'?"
You can go on a roving picket, or tour of shame of shops that sell goods made by sweatshop labor.
Birmingham has come near the bottom of a hall of shame for failing to integrate youngsters with disabilities.
Ferrell has also leant his voice to a number of animated shows, including The Oblongs, Cow and Chicken, Family Guy, King of the Hill and Fifteen Minutes of Shame.
Nudist writing commonly begins with cross-cultural and historical examples demonstrating the relativity of shame and modesty, before proceeding to expound the psychological, moral, social, and physical benefits of nudity.
Nudists claimed that an excess of shame and modesty bred psychological complexes, unhealthy relations between the sexes, and produced bodies that were both unhealthy and an affront to beauty.
Feelings of shame or guilt or the fear that they will not be believed may keep children from reporting incidents of abuse.
Moreover, untreated phobias can lead to other problems, including depression, alcoholism, and feelings of shame and low self-esteem.
Children should be taught to not feel ashamed of toileting behaviors, and psychotherapy may help decrease the sense of shame and guilt that many children feel.
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