personification


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Never fear," said De Guiche, "De Wardes is there, who is determination itself, while Manicamp is the very personification of artless gentleness.
But with the tenacity and indomitable courage of his kind he still faced his cruel and relentless foes--the personification of that ancient proverb of his tribe: "Leave to a Thark his head and one hand and he may yet conquer.
Jupiter, whose thunder could be heard rumbling in the dressing-room, supported her claim, and Venus was on the point of carrying it off,--that is to say, without allegory, of marrying monsieur the dauphin, when a young child clad in white damask, and holding in her hand a daisy (a transparent personification of Mademoiselle Marguerite of Flanders) came to contest it with Venus.
The open mouth, the drooping arm, the arched knee: they were such a personification of cockiness as, taken together, will never again, one may hope, be presented to eyes so sensitive to their offensiveness.
Again had she placed him under obligations to her, and Tarzan of the Apes did not wish to be obligated to a German spy; yet in his honest heart he could not but admit a certain admiration for her courage, a trait which always greatly impressed the ape-man, he himself the personification of courage.
De Coude was the personification of coolness--was he not the best shot in France?
McGivney is the personification of the consummate patient advocate," said Nancy Davenport-Ennis, the foundation's founding executive officer.
The newly created Passport Personification Center is unable to carry out personification of internal passports now, he said.
Pecos Bill In American folklore, cowboy hero of the Pecos River region of Texas who was an exaggerated personification of Western stamina and values.
The Prime Minister reminded that the State Center for National Passport Personification will start functioning since August 30.
The logo pictures the personification of Justice and her scales on items priced from $3.