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He got cheerfully sentimental about the town, and proposed success to it; observing that Mrs.
The sun was beginning to grow dreamy, and the whole world to wear a dangerously sentimental expression.
My relations with Miss Lindsay were not of a sentimental kind.
The bourgeoisie has torn away from the family its sentimental veil,and has reduced the family relation to a mere money relation.
Capable of inventing those refinements of sentimental grandeur which hindered her marriage in her early years, she yet could not recognize them in Athanase.
And the inheritors, being remote, would not be likely to abandon their just rights, for sentimental reasons regarding an entire stranger.
get sentimental over the pet boy who grew up and had to be killed.
Oh, the vileness--oh, the silliness--oh, the stupidity of these 'wretched sentimental souls
Although D'Artagnan was not of a very sentimental character, the mercer's pretty wife had made a real impression upon his heart.
It is of a kind that often occurs in Indian life; where love elopements from tribe to tribe are as frequent as among the novel-read heroes and heroines of sentimental civilization, and often give rise to bloods and lasting feuds.
Charity they feel to be a ridiculously inadequate mode of partial restitution, or a sentimental dole, usually accompanied by some impertinent attempt on the part of the sentimentalist to tyrannise over their private lives.
It is the technical, as distinguished from the sentimental, "good-bye.