exceedingly fond

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  • He did not keep his word particularly; and he was exceedingly fond of money. Cited from On Nothing & Kindred Subjects, Hilaire Belloc
  • This man appeared to be exceedingly fond of us, and he was the main source of information. Cited from Ismailia, by Samuel W. Baker
  • It was from the lips of a little child who was exceedingly fond of her. Cited from Excellent Women, by Various
  • He was a very dear friend of X. I was exceedingly fond of him. Cited from Complete Hypnotism, Mesmerism, Mind-Reading and Spritualism, A. Alpheus
  • This regenerate man is exceedingly fond of living, life being very dear to him. Cited from The Mahabharata of Krishna-Dwaipayana Vyasa, Volume 2
  • He is exceedingly fond of me, and I feel him to be quite a protector. Cited from The Young Fur Traders, by R.M. Ballantyne
  • They were exceedingly fond of seeing the real soldiers. Cited from Autobiography of Seventy Years, Vol. 1-2, by George Hoar
  • Henry is exceedingly fond of his little sister. Cited from Yesterdays with Authors, by James T. Fields
  • She was exceedingly fond of reading, but there was little in a poor minister's library to attract a child. Cited from Lives of Girls Who Became Famous, by Sarah Knowles Bolton
  • I once owned a monkey which was exceedingly fond of shell-fish. Cited from The Dawn of Reason, by James Weir
  • She was exceedingly fond of the lonely old lady who had been a benefactor to the school in so many ways. Cited from Grace Harlowe's Plebe Year at High School, by Jessie Graham Flower
  • Many years ago there lived an Emperor who was so exceedingly fond of fine new clothes that he spent all his money on rich garments. Cited from Tell Me Another Story, by Carolyn Sherwin Bailey
  • This information was received from one of the oldest inhabitants, a native himself, and exceedingly fond of missionaries. Cited from Little Masterpieces of American Wit and Humor, Vol. 1, ed. by Masson
  • The king, however, soon became exceedingly fond of the infant princess. Cited from True Stories of History and Biography, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • All ranks are exceedingly fond of flowers, and display great taste in arranging them. Cited from Lives of the Three Mrs. Judsons, by Arabella W. Stuart
  • In spite of his age and infirmity the old soldier was exceedingly fond of travel and of hotel life. Cited from His Sombre Rivals, by E. P. Roe
  • Like their neighbors, they were exceedingly fond of games of chance and skill, as well as of athletic sports. Cited from The Winning of the West, Volume One, by Theodore Roosevelt
  • Nellie looked at him and slightly smiled, for she knew Jack was exceedingly fond of the young girl. Cited from Air Service Boys Over the Atlantic, by Charles Amory Beach
  • I am exceedingly fond of her, but I cannot bear to see things going wrong, and when I can I make them right. Cited from Lippincott's Magazine, Vol. 36, September 1880, by Various
  • Of the two last he is exceedingly fond. Cited from Chambers's Edinburgh Journal, Vol. 17 New Series, No. 429, Mar. 20, 1852
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