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But by degrees the suffering faded out of his memory and he looked upon his old school with kindly eyes, and called it no longer Slaughterhouse, but Grey Friars, in his books.
He makes us laugh, too, with kindly laughter, for, as Thackeray himself said, "there never were before published in this world so many volumes that contained so much cause for laughing, so little for blushing.
The Queen and her subjects came to meet her, and all seemed glad to say some kindly word of welcome to the little stranger.
It seems to me that you have been too painfully impressed by the news of what happened to your good benefactor," said the old dignitary, kindly, and with the utmost calmness of demeanour.
He gave me some very nice oats, he patted me, spoke kindly, and then went away.
In learning to read, I owe almost as much to the bitter opposition of my master, as to the kindly aid of my mistress.
he added, looking kindly at Bruno, who was sitting, at Sylvie's side, on the floor.
When he had finished, he thanked her kindly and oiled himself thoroughly with his jeweled oil-can, to guard against mishap.
He is going in a Government vessel to inspect the lighthouses on the North of Scotland, and on the Orkney and Shetland Islands--and, having noticed how worn and ill my poor boy looks, he most kindly invites George to be his guest on the voyage.
Prince Andrew smiled involuntarily as he looked at the artillery officer Tushin, who silent and smiling, shifting from one stockinged foot to the other, glanced inquiringly with his large, intelligent, kindly eyes from Prince Andrew to the staff officer.
But I have never yet known him to speak a kindly word or do a kindly deed.
I don't drink, thank you kindly,' he said frowning, and sat down on a bench near the second window.