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I am not nervous,--I am not low-spirited. If it were not for you, papa, and my friends, I should be perfectly happy.
At any rate, I made up my mind to be so dreadfully industrious that I would leave myself not a moment's leisure to be low-spirited. For I naturally said, "Esther!
But then there are those low-spirited performances.
Low-spirited after parting ways with her husband and with two children to take care of, the 21-year-old Coo immediately fell in love with the sport, a romance that installed her as the greatest female Filipino bowler of all time.
The former Pro Chancellor and Chairman of Council of University of Lagos, UNILAG, painted a rather low-spirited picture of how educational matters have consistently been taken with levity by different governments in Nigeria since 1948 when at the inception of the University College, Ibadan, government made people to believe unwittingly that it could (and probably still can) provide Free Education without taking due cognisance that education is a very expensive enterprise.
But despite this low-spirited economic picture, nearly all economists insist that the Central Bank has sufficient tools to protect the Lebanese pound.
Dubai: Were you feeling low-spirited when getting back to work on Tuesday morning?
According to a statement from the Kayseri Governor's Office, the incident was revealed after the school counselor talked to the girl after seeing her low-spirited for a couple of days.
The different color flowers, greenery, or the blue sea gives serenity to anxious and low-spirited persons and brightens their day and iodine from the sea air enhances sleep and health.