He always showed the tenderest love for his mother, and was the best of brothers.
He reluctantly obeyed, and concluded his last discourse with the tenderest and most touching farewell.
The subject roused Carlyle's tenderest mood, and the Life is one of the most perfect in the language.
He went to Scotland to see his mother, to whom he had always shown the tenderest affection, on her deathbed at the end of 18J3.
Burke, who regarded him with great affection, said that he had "something high" in his nature, and that it was "a wild stock of pride on which the tenderest of all hearts had grafted the milder virtues."
"The Lapps," says Castren, "have had the misfortune to come into close contact with foreign races while their language was yet in its tenderest infancy, and consequently it has not only adopted an endless number of foreign words, but in many grammatical aspects fashioned itself after foreign models."
Before everything he was an ascetic and a mystic - an ascetic who, though gentle to others, wore out his body by self-denial, so much so that when he came to die he begged pardon of "brother Ass the body" for having unduly ill-treated it: a mystic irradiated with the love of God, endowed in an extraordinary degree with the spirit of prayer, and pouring forth his heart by the hour in the tenderest affections to God and our Lord.
"Only a woman's hair," comments Thackeray; "only love, only fidelity, purity, innocence, beauty, only the tenderest heart in the world stricken and wounded, and passed away out of reach of pangs of hope deferred, love insulted and pitiless desertion; only that lock of hair left, and memory, and remorse, for the guilty, lonely wretch, shuddering over the grave of his victim."
We think of you so, so often! and our hearts go out to you in tenderest sympathy; and you know better than this poor letter can tell you how happy we always are to have you with us!
W. radicans is the tenderest, and requires a sheltered position, and perhaps protection in severe cold.
Remember that the very best filet mignon will be listed as "dry-aged" which represents the tenderest class of meat available.
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