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Your reproof, so well applied, I shall never forget: ``had you behaved in a more gentleman-like manner.
My object then," replied Darcy, "was to shew you, by every civility in my power, that I was not so mean as to resent the past; and I hoped to obtain your forgiveness, to lessen your ill opinion, by letting you see that your reproofs had been attended to.
Miss Blanche--taking no notice of her step-mother's reproof, or of her uncle's commentary on it--pointed to a table on which croquet mallets and balls were laid ready, and recalled the attention of the company to the matter in hand.
she cried in sharp reproof, again extending her hand.
If you don't want it,' said Hugh, disconcerted by this reproof, for he had expected high praise, 'give it me back, and I'll deliver it.
His peevish reproofs wakened in her a naughty delight to provoke him: she was never so happy as when we were all scolding her at once, and she defying us with her bold, saucy look, and her ready words; turning Joseph's religious curses into ridicule, baiting me, and doing just what her father hated most - showing how her pretended insolence, which he thought real, had more power over Heathcliff than his kindness: how the boy would do HER bidding in anything, and HIS only when it suited his own inclination.
Even reproofs from authority, ought to be grave, and not taunting.
So determined was she that the boy should this time feel the weight of her wrath that, although she would not allow the marshal to interfere with his adventure, she got out a pencil and paper and wrote down a series of sharp, sting- ing reproofs she intended to pour out upon him.
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Justice Shaukat Aziz Siddiqui of the IHC, who incidentally, holds Hollywood as the sole purveyor of immorality and responsible for promoting pornography and violence in Pakistan, had asked for the draft of proposed amendments to the highly controversial and superfluous Prevention of Electronic Crimes Act (Peca) 2016 seeking to reproof false accusations of blasphemy.
Among other sources for his reproof are Valentine's Day celebrations, Christmas and "foreign music playing in the streets.
My son, do not despise the LORD's discipline or be weary of his reproof, for the LORD reproves him whom he loves, as a father the son in whom he delights.