In some sisterhood of the strictest order, shalt thou have time for prayer and fitting penance, and that repentance not to be repented
Then the maiden saw she was deceived, and bitterly repented
that she had ever trusted him with the ring.
I know that I am doomed; death is to me As certain as that thou, ungrateful fair, Dead at thy feet shouldst see me lying, ere My heart repented
of its love for thee.
That man Macfarlane is not safe to cross; those that have done so already have repented
it too late.
But it is just in that cold, abominable half despair, half belief, in that conscious burying oneself alive for grief in the underworld for forty years, in that acutely recognised and yet partly doubtful hopelessness of one's position, in that hell of unsatisfied desires turned inward, in that fever of oscillations, of resolutions determined for ever and repented
of again a minute later--that the savour of that strange enjoyment of which I have spoken lies.
He committed a crime, it is true; but he repented
You have done many cruel things, and caused much sorrow to happy hearts; now you are in my power, and I shall keep you prisoner till you have repented
She was humbled, she was grieved; she repented
, though she hardly knew of what.
I directed my children to fly to a secure place, and shut up my house as I had done before, intending not to quit it; but my eldest daughter repented
her leaving me, hastened back, and protested she would not quit the house unless I did.
We are not told the history of her love, but that love must have been very great; for Jesus said that her sins were forgiven her, not because she repented
, but because her love was so intense and wonderful.
For, though day after day, at morn or evensong, I have knelt in God's house, I have never repented
of my sin.
Jealousy would be too strong, perhaps too indelicate a word, but she alone had detected Betts Shoreham's admiration of the governess; and it was painful to her to permit one who stood in this relation to her own weakness in favor of the young man, to be a witness of an act of extravagance to which she had only half consented in committing it, and of which she already more than half repented