consolation


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a consoling in time of grief or pain

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the comfort you feel when consoled in times of disappointment

the act of consoling

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It would be a consolation for me," she said, "if you were to return on the day when I shall be carried to my final resting-place at Saint-Denis beside the king, my husband.
It was the scholar, who, ill at ease, and greatly bored in his hiding-place, had succeeded in discovering there a stale crust and a triangle of mouldy cheese, and had set to devouring the whole without ceremony, by way of consolation and breakfast.
Or is it, after all, to quote him once more, that beyond those ever- recurring pagan misgivings, those pale pagan consolations, our generation feels yet cannot adequately express--
Flute also received a quarterfinal bye, then lost in the semifinals to Carbondale's Nolan Beck by a slim 8-7 score, then bounced back to beat Mattoon's Logan Retzer with a quick pin in the consolation semifinals.
The consolation prize was given to Syed Amna Habib.
HILLSBORO - Descinda Slaughter had 41 kills, 19 digs and four aces, and North Eugene beat Sandy 22-25, 25-23, 20-25, 25-23, 15-11 in the consolation final of the OSAA Class 5A volleyball tournament at Liberty High School on Saturday.
Also, a Consolation Tournament, for those who suffered losses in the first round, was played alongside the main tournament.
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Now, she will fight for a consolation place against a rival from Thailand.
Individual awards Omani players (playing for one team): Best batsman: Suhaib Abdul Gani Al Baushi (OCT Al Hail); Best bowler: Zubair Ali Akbar Al Balushi (OCT Muscat B); Consolation batting: Ramesh Khimji (R.
Burke also did well to win the Over 40s Ladies Consolation singles, beating Hertfordshire's Faith Rankel in the final.
Baquba (NINA) - Two policemen and a civilian killed and ten others, including security men, wounded in a suicide attack on Saturday evening, July 13, against a consolation gathering north of Baquba.
The eight essays in this collection were selected from presentations at a colloquium in London in December 2007 that explored the Greek and Roman consolation tradition and its influence.
In their second game the senior Panthers defeated the Northwestern Huskies from Stratford to qualify for the consolation final where they met the Mayfield Mavericks from Brampton.