enamour


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He grew more and more enamoured of his own beauty, more and more interested in the corruption of his own soul.
There are few of us who have not sometimes wakened before dawn, either after one of those dreamless nights that make us almost enamoured of death, or one of those nights of horror and misshapen joy, when through the chambers of the brain sweep phantoms more terrible than reality itself, and instinct with that vivid life that lurks in all grotesques, and that lends to Gothic art its enduring vitality, this art being, one might fancy, especially the art of those whose minds have been troubled with the malady of reverie.
A sea-monster had been enamoured of the pearl that the diver brought to King Perozes, and had slain the thief, and mourned for seven moons over its loss.
Then Minerva put it into the mind of Penelope to show herself to the suitors, that she might make them still more enamoured of her, and win still further honour from her son and husband.
As they beheld her the suitors were so overpowered and became so desperately enamoured of her, that each one prayed he might win her for his own bed fellow.
She set herself to think how she might hoodwink him, and in the end she deemed that it would be best for her to go to Ida and array herself in rich attire, in the hope that Jove might become enamoured of her, and wish to embrace her.
There was queen Ceres again, and lovely Leto, and yourself--but with none of these was I ever so much enamoured as I now am with you."
Of this sequence to Bichat's work, already vibrating along many currents of the European mind, Lydgate was enamoured; he longed to demonstrate the more intimate relations of living structure, and help to define men's thought more accurately after the true order.
says a young lady enamoured of that careless grace.
She even proceeded so far as to be concerned to find that Elinor and her sister were so soon to leave town, as she had hoped to see more of them;--an exertion in which her husband, who attended her into the room, and hung enamoured over her accents, seemed to distinguish every thing that was most affectionate and graceful.
With City's end of season fixtures far from daunting, Pearce should quickly enamour the supporters.
She'll be playing the lead, a rebellious girl who is enamoured by all things glam and wants a new life for herself; she'll be starring alongside Omer Shahzad.
I'LL wager that the Scottish Tourist Board will not be enamoured at the prospect of their country leaving the UK - they will not only suffer the loss of subsidies paid for by the English taxpayers but the loss of revenue from English tourists disenchanted by the desertion could be considerable.
The proposals are not clear to the public because there has been no scrutiny of the presidential initiative of David Cameron, in the traditions of that other famous pair with Scottish names, Blair and Brown, each enamoured by the American presidential power in foreign policy.
Sadly, for all those enamoured by the Hollywood star, it turned out to be a look-a-like on a promotional tour with Sony Pictures for her new action thriller Salt.