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  • How can we ever be satisfied without them until our feelings are deadened? Cited from The Mill on the Floss, by George Eliot
  • She found no answer in the deadened sky, or in her own heart. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 10, No, 59, Sep, 1862
  • His passion for justice to his mother did not deaden his feeling for others. Cited from Mrs. Shelley, by Lucy M. Rossetti
  • The great ships are the ships do the business, they quite, deadening the enemy. Cited from The Diary of Samuel Pepys, Lord Braybrooke/Editor
  • I tried to deaden the fire, but with one hand he pushed me off. Cited from Hans Brinker/Silver Skates/etc by Mary Mapes Dodge
  • There was no other sound to deaden her husband's distinct, low voice. Cited from Red Pottage, by Mary Cholmondeley
  • My active life had apparently come to another deadening full stop. Cited from The Conquest of Fear, by Basil King
  • And then he would lay the most miserable and heart-deadening feelings upon me possible. Cited from Adventures in the Land of Canaan, Robert Lee Berry
  • But do not let any difficulty deaden to you the clear voice of your own consciousness. Cited from Expositions of Holy Scripture: Acts, by Maclaren
  • All this could not deaden his love for knowledge and truth. Cited from The Haskalah Movement in Russia, by Jacob S. Raisin
  • They had approached against the wind so that sound had been deadened. Cited from The Man of the Forest, by Zane Grey
  • In his own heart a sense of anger deadened for the time being his sense of loss. Cited from The Mayor of Warwick, by Herbert M. Hopkins
  • Any noise they might have made being deadened by the firing going on just below. Cited from Frontier Boys in Frisco, by Wyn Roosevelt
  • She stood, her fair hair pushed back from her face, her eye deadening every moment, quite quiet. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 11, No. 63, January, 1863, by Various
  • That she should see him no more deadened her heart and numbed her brain. Cited from Madame Flirt, by Charles E. Pearce
  • The one deadened the sound of my movements and the other gave me all the cover I needed. Cited from The Lost Valley, by J. M. Walsh
  • The night was dark, and the grass deadened the sound of my steps. Cited from Mystery of the Yellow Room, by Gaston Leroux
  • The desert life was so deadening that any kind of a change would have been welcome. Cited from From the Bottom Up, by Alexander Irvine
  • The dust on the highway deadened the sound of his horse's feet. Cited from A History of the McGuffey Readers, by Henry H. Vail
  • Do they not, as a rule, give something to deaden pain? Cited from Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Volume VIII, by Robert Green Ingersoll