gentleness


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the property possessed by a slope that is very gradual

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acting in a manner that is gentle and mild and even-tempered

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"Had you seen her this morning, Mary," he continued, "attending with such ineffable sweetness and patience to all the demands of her aunt's stupidity, working with her, and for her, her colour beautifully heightened as she leant over the work, then returning to her seat to finish a note which she was previously engaged in writing for that stupid woman's service, and all this with such unpretending gentleness, so much as if it were a matter of course that she was not to have a moment at her own command, her hair arranged as neatly as it always is, and one little curl falling forward as she wrote, which she now and then shook back, and in the midst of all this, still speaking at intervals to me, or listening, and as if she liked to listen, to what I said.
Happy sounds were heard in his once lonely home, and bright faces gathered round his knee, and listened tenderly while he strove to tell them all the good that gentleness and love had done for him.
The master is a person of an excellent disposition and is remarkable in the ship for his gentleness and the mildness of his discipline.
Addiction, friendship and gentleness in the of relentless harshness wind through the pages as Little Dog grows up.
Addiction, friendship and gentleness in the face of relentless harshness wind through the pages as Little Dog grows up.
'With Him, renew humanity, society, religions and creation with love's pure light, tenderness and gentleness. Christmas is for you,' he said, stressing that the youth also deserved genuine joy and peace offered by Jesus.
Thus, we intend to enhance temperamental traits directly associated with safety such as gentleness by collecting and analyzing temperamental trait data.
Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria expressed his condolences in an official statement describing the late Bishop as filled with modesty and gentleness.
Summary: The gentleness and normality of a puppy who grew to be a giant
Paul finally wrote:"The fruits of the Spirit are faithfulness, gentleness and self-control" (Galatians 5.22).
Inspirational author Rick Warren says that gentleness is 'strength under control.' He says that being gentle diffuses conflicts and serves as an antidote for anger.
And the gentleness of her touch is clear for all to see.
Where love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, and self-control are, there too is God.
The TCM constitutions are classified into nine categories: gentleness type, qi-deficiency type, yang-deficiency type, yin-deficiency type, phlegm-dampness type, dampness-heat type, blood-stasis type, qi-depression type, and special diathesis type.
on a quiet lake, an island of gentleness & because gentleness is a