meekness


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Pump, whenever the company paraded generally in some such terms as these, which were uttered with that sort of meekness that a native of the island of our forefathers is apt to assume when he condescends to praise the customs or character of her truant progeny:
I haven't acted quite right," said Harvey, surprised at his own meekness.
Owning her weakness, Her evil behavior, And leaving, with meekness, Her sins to her Saviour!
It is possible that a judicious meekness on Sally's part might have averted disaster.
Hear us when we pray to Thee; strengthen with Thy might our most gracious sovereign lord, the Emperor Alexander Pavlovich; be mindful of his uprightness and meekness, reward him according to his righteousness, and let it preserve us, Thy chosen Israel
If Miss Brooke ever attained perfect meekness, it would not be for lack of inward fire.
As it was I really think we behaved with sufficient meekness, and after thirty four or five years for reflection I am still of a very modest mind about my share of the book, in spite of the price it bears in the book- seller's catalogue.
Maybe you can guess, but it is beyond me,' says my mother, with the meekness of one who knows that she is a dull person.
We must get rid of him," agreed Anne, looking darkly at the subject of their discussion, who was purring on the hearth rug with an air of lamb-like meekness.
The team dispersed in ignominious defeat, and it was not until after dark that the dogs came sneaking back, one by one, by meekness and humility signifying their fealty to White Fang.
After a time, perceiving the meekness and gentleness of the beast's temper, he summoned courage enough to approach him.
Oh, I hope not; but people do sometimes go suddenly, you know, and I couldn't rest till I'd asked you to forgive me," faltered Mac, thinking that Rose looked very like an angel already, with the golden hair loose on the pillow, and the meekness of suffering on her little white face.