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Brahmachari in a letter as a ''beloved figure on our quadrangles,'' who had impressed people ''through the winsomeness of his personality, the keenness of his mind, the catholicity of his point of view, and not least through his deeply religious spirit.''
This book of essays from a conference at the Lutheran Augustinian Monastery, in Erfurt in September, 2008, forthrightly addresses a foundational ecumenical issue--the role of Mary-and charms the reader with its winsomeness. Interspersed are twenty-nine paintings of the Madonna, mostly pre-Reformation and Western.
The rhetorical claim of a research territory and niche (a marketing term) is needed by the authors of the research articles as, `decisions have to be made about the winsomeness of the appeal to the readership' (Swales, 1990, p.137).
Into the girl's violet-tinged winsomeness he brings the exultant gloss of cherries and apricots.
PSALM 100,4 For the wisdom of age, for the worth of youth, for the winsomeness of childhood, we thank Thee, O our God.
Those who showed up (over the years, the ever-changing roster of participants included some of Russia's most prominent artists, such as Ilya Kabakov and Pavel Pepperstein) would typically be instructed to perform various tasks, blurring the distinction between participant and spectator in a way more connected to socialist notions of collective subjectivity than to, say, the winsomeness of Fluxus interactivity.
Yet Richard deliberately chooses detachment over intimacy or winsomeness." SARAH SHUN-LIEN BYNUM
It should sketch the winsomeness of the landscape; truly depict the habits and character of the people and the influence of social changes in the struggle between the old and the new.
And if his winsomeness did not hit home, Bright spoke to the businessman's fears.
I particularly dreaded the periodic appearances of the Chums of Chance, daredevil aeronauts whose winsomeness made me wish that a few of the lads would be impaled by a speeding V-2.
However, Nelson's Pass quintet succumbed To terminal winsomeness in its brawny Tayloresque athleticism; a tossed baseball cap punctuated the cadences in Bach's Violin Concerto in A Minor: too cute and derivative by halt, although newcomer Anne Zivolich proved an effervescent presence.
From the first he struck me as projecting all the winsomeness of a supremely gifted child.
Why would someone have a problem with him if he came out?" Perhaps the catchiest observation of Bean's winsomeness, however, comes from his old boss, Los Angeles Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda, who used to tease him: "Billy Bean, Billy Bean, the boy of every girl's dream."
But Miss LaMotte tells abundantly, though her description might be a little strong for some stomachs, especially maidenly English ones, who will be looking for fairy winsomeness" (135).
The great religions of the world each derive from a leader who spoke to human need in his own time so truly, so boldly and with such winsomeness that people could never be the same.