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I have two pewter soldiers--this is one of them, and he shall have it, for I know he is so very, very lonely."
He put off his answer from day to day, and then another letter would come, saying she was ill and lonely and miserable.
Some studied how to watch the tender buds, when to spread them to the sunlight, and when to shelter them from rain; how to guard the ripening seeds, and when to lay them in the warm earth or send them on the summer wind to far off hills and valleys, where other Fairy hands would tend and cherish them, till a sisterhood of happy flowers sprang up to beautify and gladden the lonely spot where they had fallen.
We are for the most part more lonely when we go abroad among men than when we stay in our chambers.
With all my bitterness, however, you must not suppose that I had quite lost the feelings which had inspired me at sunset on the lonely ocean, while my mind still held good.
Besides, I am going to be much too happy ever to be lonely."
I turned my back suddenly on the lonely view, and took the path through the wood which led to the bailiff's cottage.
He felt lonely. And when I got home, he ran to meet me just like a child, with such a pleased smile on his face.
"But, of course, you--you'd want her, your sister's child," ventured Nancy, vaguely feeling that somehow she must prepare a welcome for this lonely little stranger.
For a time he was lonely and wrote to Alice almost every day.
Everything was strange and silent and she seemed to be hundreds of miles away from any one, but somehow she did not feel lonely at all.
where grows Not even one lonely rose) -- My soul at least a solace hath In dreams of thee, and therein knows An Eden of bland repose.