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I forgive you, Sir Knight,'' said Rowena, ``as a Christian.
Then I forgive you," said the man, dropping his cloak, and advancing to the light.
You are not very gallant, my husband," replied the young woman, smiling, "but as I am equally bored I can forgive you.
You will forgive and understand me if I say no more of this period of my life.
He's an upstart who must once have had a fortune of his own; and he forgives nobody because, in order to live, he has been compelled to become a servant.
I never can write it again, and I'll never forgive you as long as I live.
But I hope you'll forgive me this once--this very first break.
I do forgive you, Hester," replied the minister at length, with a deep utterance, out of an abyss of sadness, but no anger.
I hope the Lord -- I KNOW the Lord will forgive him, because it was such good- heartedness in him to tell it.
But she shall forgive me again, and on more reasonable grounds.
For I never was less disposed to forgive him the way he used to batter Traddles, than when I saw Traddles so ready to forgive him himself.
She is going to write a letter to the friends at the Hall Farm for me to give them when she is gone, and when I told her you were here, she said, 'I should like to say good-bye to Adam and ask him to forgive me.