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not pretended

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I have myself (in spite of the bishops and the clergy) an unfeigned respect for the Church; but I am firmly persuaded, at the same time, that the devil remained in undisturbed possession of the Honourable John, and that the last abominable act in the life of that abominable man was (saving your presence) to take the clergyman in!
That be damned for a yarn," exclaimed the other in unfeigned astonishment.
Besides the pleasure of talking to him, I had a singular satisfaction in the fellow himself: his simple, unfeigned honesty appeared to me more and more every day, and I began really to love the creature; and on his side I believe he loved me more than it was possible for him ever to love anything before.
The good man having made a very Christian exhortation to me, not to let the joy of my reprieve put the remembrance of my past sorrow out of my mind, and having told me that he must leave me, to go and enter the reprieve in the books, and show it to the sheriffs, stood up just before his going away, and in a very earnest manner prayed to God for me, that my repentance might be made unfeigned and sincere; and that my coming back, as it were, into life again, might not be a returning to the follies of life which I had made such solemn resolutions to forsake, and to repent of them.
His trembling voice and unfeigned earnestness brought Little Dorrit to a stop.
Stiggins again cast up his eyes, and rapped his breast with his umbrella; and it is but justice to the reverend gentleman to say, that his indignation appeared very real and unfeigned indeed.
But in this smile there was a flash of real unfeigned feeling.
While there is just a hint of scepticism in Burns's remarks about Kerry, his admiration for Clinton seems unfeigned.
There is nothing over-mastereth the Heart like Grace, and so obligeth to sincere and unfeigned Obedience as that" (p.
The footage itself is striking, and the implications of the experiment profound, but what makes the scene is Schultz's palpable, unfeigned excitement at the result, so intense that it makes him seem giddy.
22); and "Hence feigned weeds, unfeigned is my grief / are my woes" (El.
the most interesting person in the room wherever she was, she had a remarkable, unfeigned ability to make you feel singularly interesting as well.
His affection for fans, family, and friends was unstinting and unfeigned.
Keels recently released her ninth book, Love Unfeigned, and her first poetry album, Hope.
Friendship for Augustine is a signal grace of human life: "What consoles us in this human society, so full of errors and hardships, except unfeigned faith and the mutual love of good and true friends?