ceaseless round

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  • Only the same ceaseless round of working for other people. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, February, 1875, Vol. 15, No. 86, Ed. by Kirk
  • For several months past my life had been a ceaseless round of feverish activity. Cited from A Girl Among the Anarchists, by Isabel Meredith
  • Very soon he was caught, like me, in a ceaseless round of all manner of gaieties. Cited from Hugh Wynne, Free Quaker, by S. Weir Mitchell
  • Yet even then the pitiless circle of tragic thoughts refused to stop their ceaseless round. Cited from On The Firing Line, by A. C. Ray and H. B. Fuller
  • It's almost a form of madness with her, this ceaseless round. Cited from The Obstacle Race, by Ethel M. Dell
  • Nothing now would do her but a ceaseless round of pleasures and gay distractions. Cited from The Doctor's Daughter, by "Vera"
  • Now he sat, with his head on his breast, and his mind going the ceaseless round of all the possible places where Anthony might be. Cited from By What Authority?, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • Life was one ceaseless round of multifarious duties; with six hours of blessed unconsciousness, if sleep were punctual. Cited from Merely Mary Ann, by Israel Zangwill
  • But on this occasion imagination and excitement made it impossible to stop the brain process, the ceaseless round of thought; and the hours of darkness were intolerably long. Cited from Lady Connie, by Mrs. Humphry Ward
  • The Pope never tired of passing the nights in this way, although Caesar, a strong man, was worn out by the ceaseless round of pleasure. Cited from Lucretia Borgia, by Ferdinand Gregorovius
  • It was the custom then for the Lord-Lieutenant to live for three months of the winter at the Castle, where a ceaseless round of entertainments went on. Cited from The Days Before Yesterday, Lord Frederic Hamilton
  • Simple Ghetto children into whose existence the ceaseless round of fast and feast, of prohibited and enjoyed pleasures, of varying species of food, brought change and relief! Cited from Children of the Ghetto, by I. Zangwill [AKA: Israel Zangwill]
  • In the ceaseless round of time the night was departing to the westward, when as though it were in a dream the old warrior was conscious of noise. Cited from The Way of an Indian, by Frederic Remington
  • It seemed to me that you were not strong enough, just now, to begin such a ceaseless round of travel, and that is why I proposed the Isle of Wight. Cited from His Heart's Queen, by Mrs. Georgie Sheldon
  • When the ceaseless round of the real world has come to nauseate us, they assure us that by simply relaxing our hold upon actuality we may escape from the squirrel-cage. Cited from The Poet's Poet, by Elizabeth Atkins
  • Eastern women never, if they could avoid it, walked; and they were, he knew, entirely without the necessity that drove the women of Salem into a ceaseless round of calling and gossip. Cited from Java Head, by Joseph Hergesheimer
  • Judging from history and appearances, the philanthropist may often doubt, whether the race be not destined still to go a ceaseless round; ever exchanging one delusion for another, but no real progress. Cited from The Growth of Thought, by William Withington
  • A ceaseless round of ever-active life weaves the forest scenery of the tropics into one monotonous whole, of which the component parts exhibit in detail untold variety and beauty. Cited from The Naturalist in Nicaragua, by Thomas Belt
  • There was still a ceaseless round of pleasure, receptions, parties, opera, and theatre, and everywhere the party was attended by two young gentlemen who had become so deeply enamored of the beautiful American girls. Cited from His Heart's Queen, by Mrs. Georgie Sheldon
  • The churches were crowded day and night; there was a ceaseless round of confessions, absolutions, masses and communions. Cited from Historical Miniatures, by August Strindberg
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