calm and untroubled

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  • He has but to live his best at all times, and rest calm and untroubled no matter what results come to his efforts. Cited from The Majesty of Calmness, by William George Jordan
  • The sea was calm and untroubled, and he made cast the anchor so as to keep the ship steady. Cited from The High History of the Holy Graal, Author Unknown
  • Yet, when Death came he was wholly calm and untroubled. Cited from The Adventure of Living, by John St. Loe Strachey
  • The hostess must be ready in ample time, and must appear calm and untroubled. Cited from Mother's Remedies, by T. J. Ritter
  • "Calm and untroubled sleeps he now beneath the salt sea brine, And I rejoice to think how soon that sweet sleep shall be mine!" Cited from The Poetical Works of Mrs. Leprohon
  • But the Dowager's glance remained calm and untroubled. Cited from St. Martin's Summer, by Rafael Sabatini
  • The first to arrive was Saduko, who looked quite calm and untroubled, but stared at us in astonishment, and asked coolly what we had been doing to get in such a state. Cited from Child of Storm, by H. Rider Haggard
  • The day following the great stagecoach robbery found the patient proprietor of Collinson's Mill calm and untroubled in his usual seclusion. Cited from In A Hollow Of The Hills, by Bret Harte
  • It was as it had been for centuries, calm and untroubled, unmoved by floods and slides, by fires and slow glacial changes. Cited from The Hidden Places, by Bertrand W. Sinclair
  • She gave the desired promise and he stole softly from the room; but not to join his wife till some moments of solitude had enabled him so to conquer his emotion that he could appear before her with a calm and untroubled countenance. Cited from Elsie's Vacation and After Events, by Martha Finley
  • He rose and did on a great grey cape and issueth forth of the chamber and cometh to the windows of the hall that opened toward the sea, calm and untroubled, so that much pleasure had he of looking thereat and leaning at the windows. Cited from The High History of the Holy Graal, Author Unknown
  • Elena stole a glance at him, and at once gave her features a calm and untroubled expression; Insarov understood her, and he began himself to smile, and softly to hum the tune of the song. Cited from On the Eve, by Ivan Turgenev (Tr.: Garnett)
  • Vere heard the song as she sat in the sun with her face set towards Nisida and the distant peak of Ischia; and instinctively she shifted her position, and turned her head, looking towards the calm and untroubled water that stretched between her and Naples. Cited from A Spirit in Prison, by Robert Hichens
  • But he could not help feeling a tremor run through him as he heard the winding of the horn which bespoke the presence of the visitors at his gate, and he went forth to meet them with a sinking heart, albeit his mien was calm and untroubled and his bearing dignified and assured. Cited from The Secret Chamber at Chad, by Evelyn Everett-Green
  • Enrapt in gloomy clouds he forges death, Flaming destruction then his ministers Hurl down upon his wretched victim's head, While he abideth high above the storm, Calm and untroubled, an impassive god. Cited from The German Classics of The Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, Vol. I.
  • Her love broke not forth gradually like the trembling light that brightens into the purple flush of morning; neither was it fated to sink calm and untroubled like the crimson tints that die only when the veil of night, like the darkness of death, wraps them in its shadow. Cited from Jane Sinclair; Or, The Fawn Of Springvale, by William Carleton
  • At last I came where I could look down into a narrow bay shut in by these high, bush-girt cliffs and floored with gleaming, silver sand, whose waters, calm and untroubled, mirrored the serene moon, and close under the dense shadows of these cliffs I made out the loom of a great ship. Cited from Martin Conisby's Vengeance, by Jeffery Farnol