yearning


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a strong wanting of what promises enjoyment or pleasure

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They remember their great granrents yearning for some lost home that they might never see.
His natural yearning to discover his birth mother, combined with a yearning to be special, important, a hero .
In the Holy Scriptures, Jesus Christ bared such yearning himself when he said, Truly, I say to you, he who believes in me, the works that I do, he will do also; and greater works than these he will do Since religious leaders are basically parents to their flock, they, too must have the same yearning-for their flock to mature and do greater works.
Titled Kashish -- an Urdu word which means attraction or yearning for something -- the collection dedicates itself to the Sufi yearning for the Almighty as well as the bride's yearning for her beloved.
The event will also showcase beauty competitions for one-year, two-year and three-year yearning fillies, as well as for one to three-year yearning colts classes.
Summary: US Secretary of State says protests reflect 'incredible yearning for modernity, for change, for choice, for empowerment of individuals'.
The colon invoking list, invoking yearning, invoking our desire to want to please: you.
Janet followed through on her own yearning to affect us all in the world of ceramics.
Dreams, Yearning for horn and piano by Jonathan Craft.
Songs such as "Horses," with the lyrics, "I saw horses from my window/they were watching all the cars go/ and they don't care that I am broken/close my eyes and run beside them," glisten with yearning and vulnerability, even when elsewhere, in songs such as "Lonely Girl," the duo display an ability to channel that stillness and yearning to look at the world with withering clarity: " She wears her body/like a lifetime achievement/it fills the silence/and she doesn't know the words.
For the tide of crisp packets and Styrofoam trays To lap and rustle and slap Against another closed door, Another back turned Against the tired, poor, excluded Yearning to be free?
They're a hook-driven quartet from Sydney who power the songs along with a strong melodic surge while always yearning for a sense of the anthemic, even if they don't always hit the mark.
Pureka writes lonely, yearning songs with a crafts woman's attention to detail.
Six chapters focus sequentially on Jamaican mass tourism development in the context of globalization and desires for postcolonial self-determination, Jamaican craft vendor protests against inequitable access to the tourism economy in the context of structural adjustment policies, the circular migration patterns between Jamaica and Toronto, the idea of cultural remittances between the diaspora in Toronto and Jamaica, deportation of Jamaican-born residents of Toronto as state-enforced reverse migrant flow, and Toronto's cultural festival of Caribana as a "materialization of transnational yearning.
New Delhi, July 19(ANI): An opinion poll conducted by Outlook magazine has found that only one in three person has described yearning for 'azadi' as the reason for the current unrest in the Kashmir valley.