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But if you remember rightly, I said, or meant to say, I could not live contentedly without a friend in the world: I was not so unreasonable as to require one always near me.
The wedding was celebrated, and after the king's death, Dummling inherited his kingdom and lived for a long time contentedly with his wife.
He then gave orders for the bell to be rung in the garden, and sat himself contentedly down.
I'm gladder'n ever now, anyhow, that he speaks to me," sighed Pollyanna contentedly.
He thought of the number of girls and women she had seen marry, how many homes with children in them she had seen grow up around her, how she had contentedly pursued her own lone quiet path - for him - and how he had sometimes seen a shade of melancholy on her blessed face, that smote him with remorse and despair.
There sat the long-legged pauper, on his bed, in a very short shirt, and nothing more; he was dangling his legs contentedly back and forth, and wheezing the music of "Camptown Races" out of a paper-overlaid comb which he was pressing against his mouth; by him lay a new jewsharp, a new top, and solid india-rubber ball, a handful of painted marbles, five pounds of "store" candy, and a well-gnawed slab of gingerbread as big and as thick as a volume of sheet-music.
The Simpson baby had cuddled down sleepily in Rebecca's lap, leaning her head back and sucking her thumb contentedly.
Notwithstanding these inconveniences we were pleased with the present tranquillity we enjoyed, and lived contentedly on lentils and a little corn that we had; and I, after we had sold all our goods, resolved to turn physician, and was soon able to support myself by my practice.
They live contentedly in their small apartment but their idyllic lifestyle is threatened when Rodolfo learns that Mimi is gravely ill.
You can flick contentedly between BBC channels and catch every big musical performance of the weekend.
I'd like to think he was watching down and contentedly smiling over everyone, knowing he'll be remembered as a British showbusiness legend.
Merkel expressed her satisfaction about the reconciliation process in Sri Lanka and stated she heard that the people both in the South and the North are living contentedly.