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I had not been called "Sissy" Van Weyden all my days without reason, and that "Sissy" Van Weyden should be capable of doing this thing was a revelation to Humphrey Van Weyden, who knew not whether to be exultant or ashamed.
The Song of Deborah and Barak" praises Jael for the memorable service she had rendered, in an exultant strain:
It was tea-time, and he knew that a lot of men would be having tea in the basement of the Medical School: those who had passed the examination would be exultant, those who disliked him would look at him with satisfaction, and the poor devils who had failed would sympathise with him in order to receive sympathy.
Tarzan had no sooner entered the jungle than he took to the trees, and it was with a feeling of exultant freedom that he swung once more through the forest branches.
It was brought to her, and she unfolded it with trembling, exultant hands, and when she had made sure that it was still of virgin fairness her old arms went round it adoringly, and upon her face there was the ineffable mysterious glow of motherhood.
All three escaped me, and ran out of the house into the garden, where they plunged about in the snow, shouting and screaming in exultant glee.
One moment Alleyne saw the galley's poop crowded with rushing figures, waving arms, exultant faces; the next it was a blood-smeared shambles, with bodies piled three deep upon each other, the living cowering behind the dead to shelter themselves from that sudden storm-blast of death.
The exultant scenes that greeted Korey Smith's 93rd minute winner would, reckoned Johnson, "live in the memory of this football club for many years.
Malacanang was exultant over reports that the country's gross domestic product (GDP) went up to 6.
German Guineas runner-up Lockheed stepped out for his first public spin since leaving William Haggas, while Irish Guineas third Irishcorrespondent and Britannia sixth Senator (now Exultant and Simply Brilliant) chased him home.
Facing an exultant crowd of Filipinos here on Saturday, May 13 President Duterte said he and his Cabinet are doing their very best to encourage Filipino professionals working abroad to return home and contribute to national and economic development.
There is no need to play any anthems, because none were sung at the first Remembrance Day, and there were no exultant military parades either, because most ex-servicemen would have refused to participate if there had been.