He wrapped his arms around her, breathing in her womanly musk.
But at the very time he was expressing this conviction to himself, in another part of his mind her image rose in all its womanly beauty.
Living on for some time apart (we do not know exactly where), after his flight from St Gildas, Abelard wrote, among other things, his famous Historia Calamitatum, and thus moved her to pen her first Letter, which remains an unsurpassed utterance of human passion and womanly devotion; the first being followed by the two other Letters, in which she finally accepted the part of resignation which, now as a brother to a sister, Abelard commended to her.
The store of womanly wisdom contained in this book is truly incalculable.
Her womanly scent teased him, the heat of her nearness reminding him of how he'd gotten himself into this situation in the first place.
Richard had her put to public penance, but the people pitied her for her loveliness and womanly patience; her husband was dead, and now in poverty and disgrace she became a prisoner in London.
When the country was in distress, the queen felt a womanly repugnance for festivities; and yet it was undesirable that the court should incur the The court reproach of living meanly to save money.
His wife, Faustina, has almost become a byword for her lack of womanly virtue; but she seems to have kept her hold on his affections to the last.
Her contemporaries almost unanimously record her excellence and womanly virtues; and by Dean Swift, no mild critic, she is invariably spoken of with respect, and named in his will as of "ever glorious, immortal and truly pious memory, the real nursing-mother of her kingdoms."
It was natural that a personality invested with such charms should be regarded as the ideal of womanly beauty, but it is remarkable that the only probable instance in which she appears as such is as Aphrodite, uop4co form ") at Sparta (0.
But she had the true womanly heroism in little affairs.
womanly nature are infinite in their variety.
womanly charms are NO MATCH against another impossibly gorgeous indie boy.
womanly curves (and so did the men!
womanly way To describe my progress.
womanly duty, and she is trying to make a man of herself.
My lover recenly bought an overbust corset and he has quite womanly hips so it fits rather snug.
The outlines of her foreign policy are sketched elsewhere (see English History), and her courtships were diplomatic. Contemporary gossip, which was probably justified, said that she was debarred from matrimony by a physical defect; and her cry when she heard that Mary queen of Scots had given birth to a son is the most womanly thing recorded of Elizabeth.
No comfort that wealth could purchase, no contrivance that womanly ingenuity, set to work by womanly compassion, could devise, was wanting to his sick room.
"So I see, my dear," answered another voice, soft and womanly.
The phases of the womanly nature are infinite in their variety.
Your womanly charms are NO MATCH against another impossibly gorgeous indie boy.
Women welcomed the figure skimming outfits which created and accentuated womanly curves (and so did the men !
Mine will be a gentler, more womanly way To describe my progress.
From the lofty height of her genius, she scorns her womanly duty, and she is trying to make a man of herself.
Deborah, the focus of the story, is, to be sure, a womanly figure.
Breastfeeding is the ultimate womanly experience.
However, as the months drift by, many women will ache to feel like themselves again, and the look and texture of boring, white, stretchy nursing bras can leave you feeling more matronly than womanly.
Older generations depended on intricate lace patterns to serve as a class distinction as well as provide certain garments with womanly inspiration.
It can reduce your bust by one full size while not taking away from your womanly curves.
Hips & Curves: One of the most popular plus size lingerie sites, Hips & Curves caters to the curvy gal who knows that womanly curves really make the most of her lingerie.
They effectively emphasize the womanly shape of the body, while discretely camouflaging any unwanted belly pooch.
Most of these bikinis have crystals strategically placed on the suit to enhance your natural womanly shape.
Lovely, womanly and amazing in its attention to detail, you'll love the look of these stunning two-pieces.
A thick or chunky belt is one way to accent a womanly figure.
You can use a sweater dress to emphasize a womanly figure by wrapping a belt of any thickness around the middle.
Celebrate your womanly figure in party dresses for misses, whether you're an hourglass, pear, apple, or have a boyish figure.
A great game for ladies' night, bachelorette parties or bridal showers, What's a Dame To Do!?! puts players into wild and womanly situations.
They're for anytime you want to project a tough but womanly image.
Truth be told, regardless of their effect on the feet and body, many women feel more womanly when they wear heels, which is why in the 1950s heels were the very mark of femininity.
A Little Lingerie Company: Not only can you buy vintage inspired lingerie, but you can also learn about retro styles and how the structure influenced the close fit, giving women the womanly shapes that were so popular at the time.
The Renaissance brought a new focus on womanly curves, and women went to unnatural extremes to achieve the perfect hourglass figure.
I think it is also feminine and womanly, romantic and sexy, in the softest of ways.
You can find bras that fit all of these requirements while still looking womanly and seductive.
There's nothing hotter than womanly curves in the slight confines of a red lace teddy.
They've got the confidence to embrace their bodies in a world of stick figures, and show us it's hot to look womanly--in lingerie or all covered up.
Love your womanly figure; this lingerie will.
Some women have breasts the size they want; for those who would like to have a more womanly shape, water bras offer an inexpensive and safe alternative to breast augmentation.
Bum-Pad Panties: These tight panties feature bum pads to add a womanly shape to the derriere.
These gowns can help you to feel cool and dry, yet womanly, year-round.
In books III and IV of the poem Belphoebe represents "womanly married love" but in Book I, as Lucifera (maiden queen), brightly-lit the Court of Pride to mask the dungeon full of prisoners.
Her first thought on her return to Chartley was one of loyal gratitude and womanly sympathy.
But except for this single instance of oversight or perversity her defence was throughout a masterpiece of indomitable ingenuity, of delicate and steadfast courage, of womanly dignity and genius.
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