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relating to the desires and appetites of the body

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marked by the appetites and passions of the body

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For weeks he would go along scarcely thinking of the school teacher and telling himself that he had conquered the carnal de- sire to look at her body.
I will fly in the face of all men and if I am a creature of carnal lusts I will live then for my lusts.
beware of presuming to exercise your poor carnal reason.
careless of dispensing the bread of life to their flocks, preaching at best but a carnal and soul-benumbing morality, and trafficking in the souls of men by receiving money for discharging the pastoral office in parishes where they did not so much as look on the faces of the people more than once a-year.
In his opinion, it was a very carnal institution conducted by very hypocritical men and women.
What higher in her societie thou findst Attractive, human, rational, love still; In loving thou dost well, in passion not, Wherein true Love consists not; love refines The thoughts, and heart enlarges, hath his seat In Reason, and is judicious, is the scale By which to heav'nly Love thou maist ascend, Not sunk in carnal pleasure, for which cause Among the Beasts no Mate for thee was found.
Olaniyan was arraigned on a one-count charge bordering on having carnal knowledge (rape) of the little girl in a charge delineated a MI/37c/2018 but his plea wasa not taken.
Section 162 states: 'Any person who - (a) has carnal knowledge of any person against the order of nature; or (b) has carnal knowledge of an animal; or(c) permits a male person to have carnal knowledge of him or her against the order of nature, is guilty of a felony and is liable to imprisonment for 14 years.
27 (ANI): Turns out, women have found a new bizarre way for carnal pleasure.
After it FIR has been registered against General Manager of dry port carnal (Retd) Amir Majeed.
El volumen es una aplicacion y prolongacion de la sociologia carnal propuesta por Crossley (1995) y de la participacion observante como metodo etnografico (Wacquant, 2004).
A night of well-performed burlesque -- such as the Carnal Carnival Burlesque Show promises -- is always an entertaining diversion, and a night of heavy metal is .
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- Freedom, from our perspective, is ensuring that the human soul is freed from carnal desires and achieves spiritual entelechy, moral maturity and intellectual proficiency.
In addition to the many services the organization offers to help prevent, heal, and eliminate sexual victimization of boys and men, the organization has encouraged the FBI to update the language it uses to define rape: "The carnal knowledge of a female forcibly and against her will.
But here the premise is an occasion for Coutinho, who studied theology at the Gregorian University in Rome, to excavate into the most privileged mysteries of the Catholic sensibility: the tension between the hunger for salvation and the curiosity over damnation, the puzzling logic of the confessional and the need for absolution, the ironic civil war between carnal anticipation and spiritual disappointment, the repellant disdain for the earthly plane that cannot stop mesmerizing the very sensibilities with which the Creator himself endowed us.