mature reflection

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Julia had so long associated the idea of her hero with the image in her bosom, that she had given it perfect identity; but, on more mature reflection, she was convinced of her error: he would come disguised, Anna had told her, and had ordered his servants home; where that home was, Julia was left in ignorance--but she fervently hoped, not far removed from her beloved aunt.
The next day he returned the original key to Brus, telling the old man that he had not used it after all, since mature reflection had convinced him of the folly of his contemplated adventure, especially in one whose youth was past, and in whose joints the night damp of the Thames might find lodgement for rheumatism.
On more mature reflection, I have discovered the reasons of these glaring inconsistencies.
The strength of my inclination to do this, previous to the last election, had even led to the preparation of an address to declare it to you; but mature reflection on the then perplexed and critical posture of our affairs with foreign nations, and the unanimous advice of persons entitled to my confidence, impelled me to abandon the idea.
In order to discern the truth from the lie, the Pope suggests that people look at the results and see "whether they provoke quarrels, foment division, encourage resignation; or, on the other hand, they promote informed and mature reflection leading to constructive dialogue and fruitful results".
But on mature reflection I could not possibly object if a Turkish Cypriot is voted by Greek and Turkish Cypriots on a common roll to job share as president for say three or four months a year to coincide with the president's holiday and other extramural arrangements.
The Vatican said Pope Francis came to the decision to create the commission after "intense prayer and mature reflection.
The gleaming guitars and thoughtful rumination of Perfect Life show the benefits of mature reflection.
Social is positive in terms of the way it has connected people, but the lack of mature reflection on the part of many leaves so much to be desired in terms of the quality of such type of human interaction.
Mr Byrne said that if companies were unsuccessful in a tender, and on mature reflection, feel that the authority should not have reached the decision it did, it was worth taking the steps to challenge the decision.
Judge Davies added: "A person has the opportunity to do the right thing or the wrong thing, and the defendant chose even after mature reflection to do the wrong thing again and again.
Join on page com/ He added: "Whether or not that particular theory is right or wrong will be for this jury, although I think, on mature reflection, you would agree that the suggestion that anyone fix might have prevented this disaster is a little strong, isn't it?