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He’s not chatty and I don’t pester him, contenting myself with watching the land as it changes.
Jo had never tried this style before, contenting herself with very mild romances for The Spread Eagle.
Then as there were spectators, they paused and said not a word more, contenting themselves with softly touching each other's hands.
He refrained from kneeling on me again, contenting himself with screaming obscenities at me and giving me the odd slap around the head or knees.
Annie thought about objecting, but decided to let it pass, contenting herself with the comment, You’re taking years off your life like that.
Uncharacteristically, she doesn’t argue and, contenting herself with merely glaring at him, she agrees unenthusiastically that he’s got a point.
He leaves all his deliverance to God, contenting himself with this, that spite of all his pains and pangs, he will still look towards His holy temple.

Stremov, carrying with him several members, went over to Alexey Alexandrovitch’s side, and not contenting himself with warmly defending the measure proposed by Karenin, proposed other more extreme measures in the same direction.
If the tax, indeed, was very high, the greater part of people would endeavour to evade it as much as they could, by contenting themselves with smaller houses, and by turning the greater part of their expense into some other channel.
As it was impossible, however, now to prevent their coming, Lady Middleton resigned herself to the idea of it, with all the philosophy of a well-bred woman, contenting herself with merely giving her husband a gentle reprimand on the subject five or six times every day.
As he believed that he lacked nothing, he did not perceive that contemplation, thus understood, ends by becoming one of the forms of idleness; that he was contenting himself with conquering the first necessities of life, and that he was resting from his labors too soon.
When he was with Cosette, they hid themselves in a recess near the steps, in order that they might neither be seen nor heard from the street, and there they sat, frequently contenting themselves, by way of conversation, with pressing each other's hands twenty times a minute as they gazed at the branches of the trees.
Usually they left us to do everything, contenting themselves with the occasional appearance, chatting and playing bridge in the staffroom, attending the Sunday religious service with their class [while we infidels wandered down to the pub] and accepting credit for the success of their students’ efforts on parents’ visiting day.
There is a tradition that Cervantes read some portions of his work to a select audience at the Duke of Bejar's, which may have helped to make the book known; but the obvious conclusion is that the First Part of "Don Quixote" lay on his hands some time before he could find a publisher bold enough to undertake a venture of so novel a character; and so little faith in it had Francisco Robles of Madrid, to whom at last he sold it, that he did not care to incur the expense of securing the copyright for Aragon or Portugal, contenting himself with that for Castile.
The governor arrives on the scene of action and delivers an harangue to the people, reproaching them for their insubordination, and either stations troops in the houses of the villages, where sometimes for a whole month the soldiers drain the resources of the peasants, or contenting himself with threats, he mercifully takes leave of the people, or what is the most frequent course, he announces that the ringleaders must be punished, and quite arbitrarily without any trial selects a certain number of men, regarded as ringleaders, and commands them to be flogged in his presence.
But fate would not rid me of it, contenting itself with robbing me of my reason, perhaps to preserve me for the good fortune I have had in meeting you; for if that which you have just told us be true, as I believe it to be, it may be that Heaven has yet in store for both of us a happier termination to our misfortunes than we look for; because seeing that Luscinda cannot marry Don Fernando, being mine, as she has herself so openly declared, and that Don Fernando cannot marry her as he is yours, we may reasonably hope that Heaven will restore to us what is ours, as it is still in existence and not yet alienated or destroyed.
A man of fortune, for example, may either spend his revenue in a profuse and sumptuous table, and in maintaining a great number of menial servants, and a multitude of dogs and horses; or, contenting himself with a frugal table, and few attendants, he may lay out the greater part of it in adorning his house or his country villa, in useful or ornamental buildings, in useful or ornamental furniture, in collecting books, statues, pictures ; or in things more frivolous, jewels, baubles, ingenious trinkets of different kinds; or, what is most trifling of all, in amassing a great wardrobe of fine clothes, like the favourite and minister of a great prince who died a few years ago.
Indeed, the Holy Qur'an has come with the highest and most perfect level of demonstration, organization and legislation, and within the limits that the Almighty has accepted to mankind where man should not turn wholly to the lower life and let it absorb all his bodily, spiritual, and intellectual abilities, for the foundation of the religious society and the atmosphere which man should live in and which agrees with his beliefs is that whose civilized standard should not come to the level of complicating and consuming all man's powers for only his lower life, since reaching such level produces dissension, injustice, pain, and wretchedness, exactly as we see nowadays, and such standard of living is considered corruption and causes corrupting, contenting oneself with the present life, and turning away from the aim which man has been created for.
I was happy and contented.
I heard a contented sigh.
He was contented and sent.
Truly a contented, happy man.
But I am contented with myself.
I’m contented with the old one.
I, you must know, am so contented.
A contented purr began to rumble.
Barnes's face was quite contented.
A contented smile came to his lips.
Both of us with loving, contented.
However he contented himself with.
They were calm and seemed contented.
He had a contented smile on his face.
Yes, it is he, happy and contented.
A contented scene, if ever he saw one.
With what I most enjoy contented least;.
Rad shook his head with a contented smile.
She felt contented and secure in his arms.
They were never contented within themselves.
A contented smile was my constant companion.
Her happy, contented domesticity was about.
Gavroche contented himself with replying:—.
Not the slightest! He's happy and contented.
She grew so contented with her new life, she.
And that’s why he can be calm and contented.
As to the king, the Caliph contented himself.
The porter contented himself with waking Basque.
Most of these beings contented themselves with.
She wished she could stop the contented purring.
You saw how contented she became—thrived on it.
So he learns to be contented with whatever cus-.
Angus sat quietly, contented that finally a true.
Liam contented himself with running interference.
There is a happy man who has not a contented air.
Truly, I was contented here beyond any measure or.
Sid chuckled in a very contented and satisfied way.
Look at Jim, so smug and contented with his Audrey.
Those whom possessed tainted bloods were contented.
She therefore contented herself with saying that M.
And its contents.
The contents of.
With the contents.
The contents of ~/.
The contents were.
The contents of the.
The contents of backup.
This was its contents:.
These were its contents:.
The Contents Were Insured.
The Contents list was added.
Back to the Table of Contents.
Devour contents in the street.
Its red contents began to cry.
I said nothing of the contents.
He pawed through the contents.
The contents of official files.
Reading the contents of a file.
We differ only in the contents.
Return to the Table of Contents.
Overwrite the Contents of a File.
Throw away the contents next day.
Now, see the contents of the poem.
He checked the contents of the bag.
Have him disperse the contents and.
Now, add the contents of the blender.
I have to check the contents Gary.
Pour contents into a highball glass.
And examine the contents of packages.
I showed him the contents of the bag.
Ben, the contents are only white wine.
Whatever the contents, it doesn’t.
She put the contents of her pockets.
From the contents inside, he pulled.
The contents in the pitcher hold what.
The contents of Revelation purposely.
She hadn’t inventoried its contents.
The dream-diary holds souls’ contents.
The contents of the stomach (in a 6-lb.
Furthermore, the contents of the Dead.

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I know they are all content.
She is content to watch him.
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Be content with what you have.
I was content even with that.
Jeff was content to sit and.
It's a failure to be content.
She must be content with that.
Unique content was also noted.
I dined with my heart content.
And his brethren were content.
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He seemed relaxed and content.
Teach us, LORD, to be content.
This child is content for the.

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