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disposed to please

diffusing warmth and friendliness

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These amiable people to whom I go have never seen me and know little of me.
Rely, therefore, on your hopes; and if these friends are good and amiable, do not despair.
Chris Rock and Rosario Dawson embark on a walk-and-talk through the streets of New York in an amiable comedy that's both amusing and affecting.
In addition, Hawthorne projects skepticism about attempts to rationalize within an institutional format the amiable and benevolent sympathy that motivates the behavior of the gentleman humorist; the Blithedale community represents such an attempt.
Amiable if not big on finanesse, not unlike its lumbering protag, "Worth the Weight" is a pleasing indie romantic comedy about a double-plus-sized guy who, in trying to shed some pounds, falls in love with his trainer.
Having clashed with the gentleman several times in the Your Say columns over the years, I can say that John Lines is as about as amiable as a pit-bull terrier with toothache.
I am a regular reader of the letters page and also regularly read the Property page article by Mr Loizou, in which he has always presented himself as an amiable person whose only wish is to help the property buyer.
It was third crew member Michael Collins - who'd stayed aboard lunar module Eagle - who once described their relationship as amiable strangers.
If you haven't managed to catch this amiable science show, then don't miss this final installment.
Her material was amusing but scarcely a laugh riot, yet it was amiable and delineated that the evening was a celebration of all the nominees, not just the winners.
Pahl, also the author of The Complete Guide to Renewable Energy Options, is an amiable narrator, explaining how we got into this mess and offering examples from his own experience (he installed both solar panels and a wind tower).
With earth-toned art and strangely amiable characters, even the toughest reader will find something to enjoy in this gem.
Written in an amiable, accessible first-person voice, and illustrated with some forty rare black-and-white photographs, The Autobiography of G.
Elisabeth and Dominique Delasnerie, your amiable hosts, offer a selection of romantic private suites and elegant candlelit meals.
One trail follows the amiable and unlikely friendship of cattle foreman Perkins and his illegal ranch hand Estrada, while the other picks up Perkins' tracks as he sets out to avenge his buddy's wrongful death.