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When we think that we may not give expression to the happiness which is given to us by the presence of one we love, we pour out the secret gladness that overflows our hearts upon inanimate things, investing them with beauty in our happiness.
Curiosity, earnest research to learn the hidden laws of nature, gladness akin to rapture, as they were unfolded to me, are among the earliest sensations I can remember.
Her victory was announced by an unusual tranquillity and gladness of soul which followed the relinquishing of my ancient and latterly tormenting studies.
But that a vague and shadowy crowd of such ideas came slowly on him; that they taught him to be sorry when he looked upon his haggard face, that they overflowed his eyes when he stooped to kiss him, that they kept him waking in a tearful gladness, shading him from the sun, fanning him with leaves, soothing him when he started in his sleep--ah
Tears are signs of gladness as well as grief; but those which coursed down Rose's face, as she sat pensively at the window, still gazing in the same direction, seemed to tell more of sorrow than of joy.
Description: The two recalled ceramic mugs are the Pastor's Wife model #18208, and the Serve with Gladness model #18209.
All too soon you may find, that this curse so unkind, smothers gladness with utter disdain.
Access to the Gladness Beer Garden (Gladness is also available at other bars within the venues)
Sovereign Debt was backed to 7-4 favourite from a morning 4-1 in the Big Bad Bob Gladness Stakes at the Curragh, while the 3-1 morning market leader Due Diligence drifted to 5-1, but both were unplaced in a boilover.
DUE DILIGENCE can making a successful return to action in the Group 3 Big Bad Bob Gladness Stakes at the Curragh this afternoon.
Consul General in Istanbul Mirlan Arstanbek expressed his gladness that the consulate office has increased.
The price is always huge and this our continuous cause," added Bassil, expressing his gladness to see the Mloula Sisters set free after paying the price for their mission.