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be foolish or senile due to old age

shower with love

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There's that spirit of emulation among 'em, sir, that if your wife says to my wife, "I'm the happiest woman in the world, and mine's the best husband in the world, and I dote on him," my wife will say the same to yours, or more, and half believe it.
1-4) Goddess-nurse of the young (5), give ear to my prayer, and grant that this woman may reject the love-embraces of youth and dote on grey-haired old men whose powers are dulled, but whose hearts still desire.
Projets de developpement Parmi les projets adoptes, lors de la 11eme reunion de cette commission ad hoc, figurent celui du [beaucoup moins que]systeme d'informations integral relatif a l'immigration[beaucoup plus grand que] , qui sera dote d'un montant de 7,442 millions de LE et celui de [beaucoup moins que]la creation d'emplois pour les jeunes[beaucoup plus grand que], dotes de 5,930 millions de LE.
TELLY presenter Sarah Beeny has told how she dotes on her children so much her husband has accused her of being OBSESSED with them.
In the new Filipino movie The Blossoming of Maximo Oliveros, Nathan Lopez plays 12-year-old Maxi, a kid growing up in Manila who dotes on his father and two brothers.