repugnance


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The disquietude of the people; their repugnance and, perhaps, refusal to co-operate with the officers of the Union; the frowns of the executive magistracy of the State; the embarrassments created by legislative devices, which would often be added on such occasions, would oppose, in any State, difficulties not to be despised; would form, in a large State, very serious impediments; and where the sentiments of several adjoining States happened to be in unison, would present obstructions which the federal government would hardly be willing to encounter.
One concerns the rector of Alencon, who had formerly taken the constitutional oath, and who was now conquering the repugnance of the Catholics by a display of the highest virtues.
She trusted him and told him of the awful repugnance she felt for the cruelties of their kind, for the hideous, loveless lives they must ever lead, and then she waited for the storm of denunciation to break from his cold, hard lips; but instead he took her in his arms and kissed her.
And yet when I looked upon that ugly idol in the glass, I was conscious of no repugnance, rather of a leap of welcome.
Ned Land, on seeing them, showed evident repugnance to dress himself in one.
There were eight thousand dollars to gain, without changing his route; for which it was well worth conquering the repugnance he had for all kinds of passengers.
I did not feel the same repugnance towards this creature which I had experienced in my encounters with the other Beast Men.
Then I saw the horror and repugnance of his face, and all of a sudden I let him go.
Overcoming the repugnance natural to one who had never before touched a dead body, I stooped and turned him over to feel for his heart.
In spite of his repugnance to address the guards, Dantes turned to the nearest gendarme, and taking his hand, --
The rest of the natives had likewise evinced their strong repugnance to my wishes, and even Kory-Kory himself seemed to share in the general disapprobation bestowed upon me.
Does any secret repugnance, or any hereditary dislike, exist between you and her family?