peace and quiet

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  • I shall never again leave the peace and quiet of this island home. Cited from Diane of the Green Van, by Leona Dalrymple
  • She knew that she could live there no longer in peace and quiet. Cited from The Tale of Tommy Fox, by Arthur Scott Bailey
  • I hope you and your mother keep well and live in peace and quiet. Cited from My Boyhood, by John Burroughs
  • If you had never known me, you would now be living in peace and quiet. Cited from Modern Icelandic Plays, by Johann Sigurjonsson
  • If he'd asked for peace and quiet, he should have had it. Cited from Wandering Heath, by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • He was ready to support any party that would promise him peace and quiet. Cited from London and the Kingdom, Vol. 2 of 3, by Reginald Sharpe
  • I'm for peace and quiet and a happy life, before anything else. Cited from John Ward, Preacher, by Margaret Deland
  • Elizabeth was able to live the rest of her life in peace and quiet.
  • It would be the end of the peace and quiet I came here to find. Cited from The Torrent (Entre Naranjos), by Vicente Blasco Ibanez
  • This was the reason why it was chosen for me, for peace and quiet. Cited from Across China on Foot, by Edwin Dingle
  • Why had she ever left the peace and quiet of Fall River? Cited from The Nine-Tenths, by James Oppenheim
  • It was difficult as the area was poor but she needed the peace and quiet it provided.
  • I only felt happy when I did what was my duty, in peace and quiet. Cited from A Thorny Path, by Georg Ebers, v8
  • After the Revolution he had a few years of peace and quiet. Cited from Short Biographical Dictionary of English Literature, by John W. Cousin
  • Her own family continues to live life in relative peace and quiet.
  • Despite all these efforts, the desired peace and quiet was a long time in coming.
  • Deep down, the thing he fears more than anything is peace and quiet.
  • It was an hour or two before peace and quiet were restored to the camp. Cited from A Summer in a Canyon, by Kate Douglas Wiggin
  • Three years of peace and quiet in England were not to his taste. Cited from Modern Eloquence: Vol III, After-Dinner Speeches P-Z, by Various
  • Religious error had led them from peace and quiet into a dream-land. Cited from History of Rationalism, by John F. Hurst
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