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This might not have been manly or generous, perhaps, but we believe it is the manner in nine cases out of ten in which such sudden emotions expire, especially if the ardour of the youth has precipitated a declaration that the more chastened feelings of the damsel are not yet prepared to reciprocate.
All visitors linger pensively about it; all young people capture and carry away keepsakes and mementoes of it; all Parisian youths and maidens who are disappointed in love come there to bail out when they are full of tears; yea, many stricken lovers make pilgrimages to this shrine from distant provinces to weep and wail and "grit" their teeth over their heavy sorrows, and to purchase the sympathies of the chastened spirits of that tomb with offerings of immortelles and budding flowers.
He was unharmed except for minor bruises; but he was the most chastened dog I have ever seen.
It is from that salutory but terrible ordeal that we have just emerged, with minds which are still stunned by the suddenness of the blow and with spirits which are chastened by the realization of our own limitations and impotence.
Meanwhile, Intel is mulling a bid for Broadcom, which was chastened by regulators in its hot pursuit of Qualcomm.
The chastened British Prime Minister had been rapped by Judge Robin Johnson for telling a magazine during the trial that he was a fan.
Asked if Cattermole had been chastened by his latest spell on the sidelines, the manager replied: "You would naturally hope so.
In her forthcoming book called Chastened (featured in Saturday's paper), Hephzibah Anderson (parents can be so cruel) reveals how she managed to go without having sex for an entire year.
I must confess I was surprised how low the age could be - 1 thought it must be 16-1 noticed that, maybe duly chastened, the writer of the said item on a man shot by police when wielding an Uzi submachine gun mentioned he had not been licensed or a member of an authorised club; it may reassure him to know all automatic weapons are banned here.
A chastened Monkman claims to be "a youthful looking 63".
But the affable 32-year-old, who sank five birdies in his second round of 69 yesterday to lead Korean Sung-man Lee by three shots on nine under par, emphasised the experience had not chastened him in anyway.
Interim Fire Chief Douglas Barry told the City Council's Public Safety Committee that he believes the department has been chastened by media reports in the case of former firefighter Tennie Pierce, an African- American who filed a discrimination lawsuit after dog food was slipped into his dinner.