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A kind of rhythmic fervour fell on all of us; we gabbled and swayed faster and faster, repeating this amazing Law.
Marty was quite sure he saw a yellow-hammer on the boughs of the great ash, and while he was peeping, he missed the sight of a white-throated stoat, which had run across the path and was described with much fervour by the junior Tommy.
I felt he was only affecting fervour in order to put me off my guard, to induce me to come out in return, so I scarcely even smiled.
The old man said with extraordinary fervour, 'Oh, yes I will,' pulled up his horse and they went on.
She ceas'd - and buried then her burning cheek Abash'd, amid the lilies there, to seek A shelter from the fervour of His eye ; For the stars trembled at the Deity.
Louisa had fine naval fervour to begin with, and they would soon grow more alike.
Remember," he was saying, "the facts about this church of Santa Croce; how it was built by faith in the full fervour of medievalism, before any taint of the Renaissance had appeared.
And as Clare was oppressed by the outward heats, so was he burdened inwardly by waxing fervour of passion for the soft and silent Tess.
To Paul, who worshipped her with all the fervour of a little man for a large woman, her deliberate methods seemed all that was beautiful and dignified.
His fervour, after lasting about a month, began to cool, and when it was quite cooled, began to grow warm again.
Perkins had said, calmly now that he was withdrawn from the fervour of his personality, and he was thankful he had not given way.
He filled his lungs with the pure, sweet air, while his brain dwelt upon thoughts of happiness, and his heart overflowed with gratitude and religious fervour.