her overflowing

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  • She had found her handkerchief, and had put her overflowing baby to rights again. Cited from Poor Miss Finch, by Wilkie Collins
  • She let go of my left hand, so as to free her own, with which she might wipe her overflowing eyes. Cited from Tell England, by Ernest Raymond
  • In her overflowing gratitude she sank down before her deliverer with tears in her eyes. Cited from Legends of the Rhine, by Wilhelm Ruland
  • And she left the dining-room to hide her overflowing tears. Cited from Mare Nostrum (Our Sea), by Vicente Blasco Ibanez
  • Oh, to be able in her young strength to hold the weak, loved form in her arms and breathe into him her overflowing life-breath! Cited from Other Things Being Equal, by Emma Wolf
  • It required all her courage and determination to repress the loving words that rose to her lips from her overflowing heart. Cited from Which?, by Ernest Daudet
  • Thus, from long habit, trying to make excuses for her overflowing tenderness, she hurried out. Cited from Olive, by Dinah Maria Craik (AKA Dinah Maria Mulock)
  • "Don't it look nice?" she said, by way of expressing her overflowing contentment. Cited from Alabaster Box, by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman and Florence Morse Kingsley
  • "From Nature and her overflowing soul I had received so much, that all my thoughts Were steeped in feeling." Cited from Halleck's New English Literature, by Reuben P. Halleck
  • Her overflowing amiability included even poor Miss Darnaway and the absent brothers and sisters. Cited from I Say No, by Wilkie Collins
  • But her beauty and her voice and her overflowing feeling carried all before her; and this, also, was accepted as a remarkable inspiration of theatrical genius. Cited from A Romance of the Republic, by Lydia Maria Francis Child
  • In her overflowing, impetuosity, also, she did not consider what severe and cutting things were implied as well as said in some of her sentences. Cited from Mercy Philbrick's Choice, by Helen Hunt Jackson
  • But Helen deigned him no further explanation of her overflowing joy, and left him, still sullen and somewhat indignant, at her door. Cited from The Prospector, by Ralph Connor
  • It is the period of "crushes" when the girl is apt to bestow her overflowing emotion on a girl friend. Cited from Woman, by William J. Robinson
  • So much health and mirth and strength accompanied them, as if earth with her overflowing gifts of life had thus profusely created them for to-morrow's everlasting hopes. Cited from Fruitfulness, by Emile Zola
  • She was on her way from garden to kitchen when the procession of cars came into view, and, her overflowing basket in hand, she halted on the side lawn until the party should pass by. Cited from Polly and the Princess, by Emma C. Dowd
  • Soon many differences of opinion and of natural disposition showed themselves in the two girls, but Mea, in her overflowing joy of having found a friend, was little troubled by this at first. Cited from Maezli, by Johanna Spyri
  • She even inclosed a note to him, in which she thanked him from her overflowing mother's heart for all he had done for her only child, and adjured him to be very prudent. Cited from The Malady of the Century, Max Nordau
  • There is a wonderful charm in them; they are so spontaneous, so natural, so perfectly reflect her humour and vivacity, her overflowing sweetness, her beautiful spirit. Cited from Afoot in England, by W.H. Hudson
  • His retiring, scholarly nature and habits drew him away from the world; her overflowing, sun-loving being, like a solar system in itself, reached out on every side, rejoicing in all created things. Cited from Authors and Friends, by Annie Fields
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