Let him who calls me wild beast and basilisk, leave me alone as something noxious and evil; let him who calls me ungrateful, withhold his service; who calls me wayward, seek not my acquaintance; who calls me cruel, pursue me not; for this wild beast, this basilisk, this ungrateful, cruel, wayward being has no kind of desire to seek, serve, know, or follow them.
Ungrateful, cruel, coy, and fair, Was she that drove him to despair, And Love hath made her his ally For spreading wide his tyranny.
Fanny's relief, and her consciousness of it, were quite equal to her cousins'; but a more tender nature suggested that her feelings were ungrateful
, and she really grieved because she could not grieve.
Truly I should be ungrateful
if I failed to mourn for the man who gave me my lovely heart.
You ungrateful wretch, do you know that this is all along of you and of her goodness to you?
Allan considers a little, then remarks, turning to the woman but keeping an encouraging eye on Jo, "He is not so ungrateful as you supposed.
Well, upon my word, you are very ungrateful
," said the Student angrily; and he threw the rose into the street, where it fell into the gutter, and a cart-wheel went over it.
And besides, if she tells Mamma" (Sonya looked upon the countess as her mother and called her so) "that I am spoiling Nicholas' career and am heartless and ungrateful
, while truly.
The greatest kindness will not bind the ungrateful
That I learn of others, I replied, is quite true; but that I am ungrateful
I wholly deny.
I am satisfied,' he replied, with bitter emphasis, 'that you are the most cold-hearted, unnatural, ungrateful
woman I ever yet beheld
The behaviour of these people may appear impolitic and ungrateful
to the reader, who considers the power and benevolence of Mr Allworthy.
Beyond the sphere of their body and this earth they now fancied themselves transported, these ungrateful
A little ungrateful
, my dear boy," he declared, "a little ungrateful
that, I think.
Very well; then see that you don't act ungrateful
," vouchsafed Miss Polly, as she turned toward the door.