felicity


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Her spring of felicity was in the glow of her spirits, as her friend Anne's was in the warmth of her heart.
asked Felicity, drawing her chair slightly away from Peter's.
Some people are so afraid of a little bother," retorted Felicity.
It doesn't matter very much what YOU think," said Felicity.
I don't see how she can be," said Felicity skeptically.
Cecily threw a deprecating glance at the Story Girl and Felicity.
Well, we ought to have an etiquette department, then," said Felicity.
exclaimed Felicity, who had fondly expected to be asked to edit it herself.
We want you to edit the household department, Felicity," I said, seeing a cloud lowering on that fair lady's brow.
Peter, in his secret soul, was dismayed, but he would not blanch before Felicity.
CONTAINING SCENES OF MATRIMONIAL FELICITY IN DIFFERENT DEGREES OF LIFE; AND VARIOUS OTHER TRANSACTIONS DURING THE FIRST TWO YEARS AFTER THE MARRIAGE BETWEEN CAPTAIN BLIFIL AND MISS BRIDGET ALLWORTHY.
They were exceedingly taken with the story, and especially the prince, who told me, with a sigh, that the true greatness of life was to be masters of ourselves; that he would not have exchanged such a state of life as mine to be Czar of Muscovy; and that he found more felicity in the retirement he seemed to be banished to there, than ever he found in the highest authority he enjoyed in the court of his master the Czar; that the height of human wisdom was to bring our tempers down to our circumstances, and to make a calm within, under the weight of the greatest storms without.