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This time his bilious green eye took the initiative, and set his bilious brown eye the example of recovered serenity.
I, having boiling springs of excitement within myself, am never at a loss for it, and have only to seek serenity.
This done, he picked up his armour and returned to his beat with the same serenity as before.
He acquitted his task with characteristic serenity, and invariably replied to the remonstrances of his fair companion, who was confused by his patience and generosity:
Save for his serenity, the touch almost of beauty that resulted from his set tranquillity and his magnificent build, he might have passed muster among a hundred other comfortable old gentlemen.
Here and there water shone like silver, and beyond, the land rose into blue undulating hills, and so faded into the serenity of the sky.
But the trouble was the blank incongruity of this serenity and the swift death flying yonder, not two miles away.
There was so much serenity, coolness, mildness even, in the voice of the young man, that Milady felt reassured.
The countenance of poor Ali recovered its serenity.
But in all, and in almost every line of each, there was a want of that cheerfulness which had been used to characterise her style, and which, proceeding from the serenity of a mind at ease with itself and kindly disposed towards everyone, had been scarcely ever clouded.
Could we know all the vicissitudes of our fortunes, life would be too full of hope and fear, exultation or disappointment, to afford us a single hour of true serenity.
Our bosoms may be torn with ten thousand distracting cares, and yet the modesty of a truly virtuous female heart shall be so absorbed in its own placid serenity as to be indifferent to the pangs it is unconsciously inflicting