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The course of the little brook might be traced by its merry gleam afar into the wood's heart of mystery, which had become a mystery of joy.
I don't know any more about solitude this week than I did about joy and duty last week," grumbled Rebecca.
I know that a stranger's hand will write to me next, to say that the good and faithful servant has been called at length into the joy of his Lord.
You must eat as you kiss, so exacting are the joys of the mouth,--talking, for example.
At the same moment the crow appeared and hopped all round the room with joy.
As D'Artagnan had presumed, on receiving his letter, Milady in a delirium of joy had told her servant everything; and by way of recompense for the manner in which she had this time executed the commission, she had given Kitty a purse.
Morrel appeared and was saluted with an enthusiastic burst of applause from the crew of the Pharaon, who hailed the visit of the shipowner as a sure indication that the man whose wedding feast he thus delighted to honor would ere long be first in command of the ship; and as Dantes was universally beloved on board his vessel, the sailors put no restraint on their tumultuous joy at finding that the opinion and choice of their superiors so exactly coincided with their own.
We have tried to gain the love of the stern Frost-King, but in vain; his heart is hard as his own icy land; no love can melt, no kindness bring it back to sunlight and to joy.
exclaimed Planchet, "here's land in good condition; if it belongs to Monsieur Porthos I wish him joy.
And as to external events, Grief and Joy keep a continual vicissitude around it and within it.
The travellers gazed with delight upon this serene, sunny landscape, but their joy was complete on beholding six lodges of Shoshonies pitched upon the borders of the stream, with a number of horses and dogs about them.
If with thee be broken hearts, Joy so peacefully departs, That its echo still doth dwell, Like the murmur in the shell.