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The irrepressible landlady gave the freest expression to her feelings.
she cried, with an irrepressible outbreak of disgust.
Bound as he knew himself to be to let no compromising word or action escape him in the presence of Horace, the irrepressible expression of Julian's admiration glowed in his eyes as they rested on Mercy.
See how the irrepressible Greek e will break out, and see the twirl of the final s.
Smoke the irrepressible related a story, and they descended into the steerage, bellowing with laughter.
Ye higher men, for you doth it long, this joy, this irrepressible, blessed joy--for your woe, ye failures
Yes, I suppose so," answered Anna, as it were wondering at the boldness of his question; but the irrepressible, quivering brilliance of her eyes and her smile set him on fire as she said it.
For instance; when Sowerberry had an order for the burial of some rich old lady or gentleman, who was surrounded by a great number of nephews and nieces, who had been perfectly inconsolable during the previous illness, and whose grief had been wholly irrepressible even on the most public occasions, they would be as happy among themselves as need be--quite cheerful and contented--conversing together with as much freedom and gaiety, as if nothing whatever had happened to disturb them.
And it's all very well aiming at others through convenient me,' said the irrepressible Lavinia, spitefully; 'but I should like to ask George Sampson what he says to it.
Re-entering the family-room in a meditative state, Miss Bella was received by the irrepressible Lavinia with:
Tulliver who had hastened this catastrophe, entirely through that irrepressible hopefulness of hers which led her to expect that similar causes may at any time produce different results.
An Irrepressible Hope: Notes from Chicago Catholics