gentleness


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Had you seen her this morning, Mary," he continued, "attending with such ineffable sweetness and patience to all the demands of her aunt's stupidity, working with her, and for her, her colour beautifully heightened as she leant over the work, then returning to her seat to finish a note which she was previously engaged in writing for that stupid woman's service, and all this with such unpretending gentleness, so much as if it were a matter of course that she was not to have a moment at her own command, her hair arranged as neatly as it always is, and one little curl falling forward as she wrote, which she now and then shook back, and in the midst of all this, still speaking at intervals to me, or listening, and as if she liked to listen, to what I said.
Happy sounds were heard in his once lonely home, and bright faces gathered round his knee, and listened tenderly while he strove to tell them all the good that gentleness and love had done for him.
In one post, Kong said that gentleness can be defined as 'power under control.
And the gentleness of her touch is clear for all to see.
The boy sees God in the kindness of a doorman holding the door for a man using a wheelchair, in the patience of his teacher helping him tie his shoes, and in the love, faithfulness, and gentleness of his grandma.
The juxtaposition of fairy gentleness with the bellicosity of clenched fists seemed a bizarre refutation of the statue Oblation's open-arms display of self-sacrifice.
on a quiet lake, an island of gentleness & because gentleness is a
We will all miss Michael's cheeky smile and his kindness and gentleness.
MORNING SERIAL Carwyn by Alun Richards NO one saw this more clearly than Colin Welland, a friend of Carwyn's in later life, who saw what he describes as a South Lancashire parallel and was always aware that Carwyn's quixotic gentleness was unexpected in a rugby environment.
Praised by reviewers for its honesty and gentleness, this book is an excellent read for all who may be feeling detached, burnt out or dissatisfied.
Prophet Mohammad (PBUH) corrected people's missteps with gentleness, empathy, and creativity.
According to the company, the shapes, colors and materials were designed to convey gentleness and calm.