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Perverse I may be in old age as in my youth; but on that my agony - my humiliating agony - I decline to dwell.
Stroeve had set up a Christmas-tree in his studio, and I suspected that we should both find absurd little presents hanging on its festive branches; but he was shy about seeing Strickland again; it was a little humiliating to forgive so easily insults so outrageous, and he wished me to be present at the reconciliation on which he was determined.
Though he dreaded humiliation more than anything in the world, he hugged himself for two or three days at the thought of the agonising joy of humiliating himself to the Glory of God.
Do not think that I humiliate myself by writing thus to you, or that I belong to that class of people who take a satisfaction in humiliating themselves--from pride.
The countess was upset by her friend's sorrow and humiliating poverty, and was therefore out of sorts, a state of mind which with her always found expression in calling her maid "my dear" and speaking to her with exaggerated politeness.
It's so dreadful humiliating that John won't ask me.
I don't think it's the least bit humiliating for children to be weighed at school every year - which is what those attacking MP Sarah Wollaston's initiative are claiming.
IT'S no surprise another humiliating Cardiff City home performance, what is surprising is the lack of anger, as if it's become the norm.
ISLAMABAD -- Hurriyet leader, Syed Ali Gilani has said that puppet Chief Minister, Omar Abdullah, instead of learning lessons from his party's humiliating defeat in the recently-held so-called Indian Parliamentary elections, continues to pursue oppressive policies.
DAVID Cameron has been accused of a humiliating u-turn after ministers dramatically revived the prospect of mandatory plain packaging for cigarettes.
London, November 20 ( ANI ): Lea Seydoux has revealed that the sex scenes in her upcoming film 'Blue Is The Warmest Colour' was humiliating to shoot.
Manama, Nov 3 (BNA) -- The Public Prosecution today completed investigations in the case of humiliating the Interior Ministry by Al-Wefaq Islamic Society in an event during which showcased models, miniatures and drawings of policemen's systematic use of inhuman practices and human rights violations.