was overflowing

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  • Then she looked full in his face, and her eyes were overflowing. Cited from By What Authority?, by Robert Hugh Benson
  • He was overflowing with good nature: he must speak to some one. Cited from The Long Night, by Stanley Weyman
  • And after that he wrote in his big, rough hand what was overflowing from his heart. Cited from Isobel, by James Oliver Curwood
  • Besides, my heart is overflowing and words don't give it enough power of expression. Cited from Destiny, by Charles Neville Buck
  • My heart is overflowing with all I have to say to you. Cited from Beethoven's Letters 1790-1826, Vol. 1 of 2, by Lady Wallace
  • When one is overflowing with happiness it is entirely natural for him to break forth into song. Cited from Vitality Supreme, by Bernarr Macfadden
  • Soon the house was overflowing with other young boys that needed a safe place to spend time.
  • They were not, indeed, unlike those with which her own was overflowing. Cited from Women of the Country, by Gertrude Bone
  • If it is overflowing, you will have sharp trouble, but of brief period. Cited from 10,000 Dreams Interpreted, Gustavus Hindman Miller
  • The peninsula was very low and the greater part of it had been overflowed recently. Cited from The Free Rangers, by Joseph A. Altsheler
  • He had been but recently converted, and his heart was overflowing. Cited from Thirty Years in the Itinerancy, by Wesson Gage Miller
  • Her husband beamed on her, and looked as if his cup was overflowing. Cited from A Day Of Fate, by E. P. Roe
  • He does not know where he is, and he is overflowing with tenderness. Cited from Jean-Christophe, Vol. I, by Romain Rolland
  • The under-world is overflowing, as the river does when its bed is not wide enough for the waters from the south. Cited from Joshua, by Georg Ebers, v1
  • Since my Friend deserted me, my eyes have been overflowing with tears. Cited from Renascence Hebrew Literature, by Nahum Slouschz
  • By the time they appeared, Robin's large square room was overflowing with girls. Cited from Marjorie Dean, College Sophomore, by Pauline Lester
  • Her resources are overflowing and she has labor to develop them in abundance. Cited from New York Times Current History; The European War, Apr 1915, V. 2, No. 1
  • When London is overflowing, I meet such numbers of people that I cannot remember half their names. Cited from V1 Life and Letters of Lord Macaulay, by Trevelyan
  • His bravery kept the world from being overflowed, like the shore of the sea. Cited from Twenty-Two Goblins, Translated from the Sanskrit
  • His table was overflowing with invitations to all the fine houses in town. Cited from Lothair, by Benjamin Disraeli
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