humbled pride

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She brought him some milk, and he drank of it gratefully and lay down again, to forget in pleasant dreams his lost battle and his humbled pride. Presently when he was asleep she came softly in with a hammer and drove a hideous tent-pen down through his brain!
PARTY J In sexy Santa fancy dress LAUGHS Carol J and the Loose Women team HUMBLED Pride of Britain Awards with winner George Major HAPPY 3 Carol is enjoying life more than ever, sharing quality time with her daughter Katie, below right, and impressing Robbie Williams, below