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Third, many characteristics which are of utmost importance to the practical breeder, such as fertility, milk production, motherliness, disease resistance, early fur maturity, etc.
She says she was able to cut off any feelings of motherliness towards the two babies by thinking she was simply carrying them inside her for Louisa and Colin.
While postulating a fascinating thesis, Currid pathologizes the gay fan for his attraction to Leander's "Abscheulichkeit"(disgustfulness, loathsomeness) and to her motherliness, the invocation of which he describes as "peinlich und armselig, abet gewi[Beta] auch interessant" (embarrassing and pathetic, yet certainly interesting) (76).
They are more to me than life, these voices, they are more than motherliness and more than fear; they are the strongest, most comforting thing there is anywhere: They are the voices of my comrades.