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1. Sold her at a goodly profit.
2. He’s inherited a goodly sum.
3. I saw him once; he was a goodly king.
4. Goodly trees: Probably the olive tree.
5. For a bowl of water give a goodly meal.
6. The goodly Zacharias recognised my condition.
7. Love of self is like weeds in a goodly field.

8. My hunger has been assuaged for a goodly time.
9. By this time the gas-bag had swollen to a goodly.
10. The kid chugged a goodly portion of the beer while doing so.
11. Nevertheless, she seemed pleased when I came back with a goodly amount.
12. This would make a goodly number of candidates for further selectivity.
13. We were in the village of Timberwyck, a goodly sized town, actually.
14. This deposit was not made without a goodly number of tears and kisses.
15. It is dangerous, said Sawkins, at last, dangerous, but goodly rich.
16. I expect they’ll last a goodly time despite the harassment of the Legions of Chaos.
17. O, I could reveal a goodly secret! But enough! What art can do, I have exhausted on him.
18. The Watcher has collected a goodly store of information during his imprisonment here.
19. God fulfilled the prayer of the truthful mother and made this daughter grow a goodly growth.
20. Now he was ruddy, and besides of a beautiful countenance, and goodly to look to; And the Lord.
21. He passed this know-how on to his crew, and they all worked together to bring in a goodly catch.
22. Beth was there, laying the snowy piles smoothly on the shelves and exulting over the goodly array.
23. As she was being served a goodly portion of fish stew, Jenny bent down and whispered to the old woman.
24. In addition to these regulars, a goodly amount of single women straggle through, usually with bruises.
25. There were also a goodly number of Army photographers and civilian reporters and cameramen present along the walls.
26. On the very edge of this vortex—the heart of which was the long table beneath the tent—sat a goodly sized lady.
27. Bonar advertised our coming, and so strongly urged his people to attend, that we had a goodly number out to hear us.
28. And they are guided (in this world) unto goodly speech and they are guided to the Path of Him Who is Worthy of all praises.
29. He made her grow a goodly growth and entrusted her to the care of Zacharias: that is, He made him (cpth) responsible of rearing her.
30. A very satisfactory token of the interest of the meeting appeared in the goodly number and generous amount of the offerings received.
31. It was a goodly spell before Edgar could even begin to again trust his voice, but gradually he regained some semblance of feline composure.
32. He had been among the first at the feast, but had retreated with a goodly share to eat in quiet, and was now forcing his way back for more.
33. Strange monsters of all kinds are represented there; while in the reliefs before us a goodly number of such monsters are translated to Greek soil.
34. For when your guardians are ignorant of the law of births, and unite bride and bridegroom out of season, the children will not be goodly or fortunate.
35. Butterwell has thirty dragons for the knight who comes second, that shall suffice for me…along with some goodly ransoms and the proceeds of my wagers.
36. Of these he was able to give a goodly list, but had little doubt that it would be largely extended when the place had been more thoroughly investigated.
37. Pulling out a heavy leather purse, he poured its content on his desk and counted out a goodly number of large gold coins before putting them in a separate purse.
38. Unknown to us, owing to the slant of the machine, the tin slipped backwards and spilled a goodly proportion of its melted contents over the propeller at the back.
39. Does not Christian charity make consolation a duty? The two women drew a goodly number of little sophistries from their religion wherewith to justify their conduct.
40. There was always a strong theoretical case for reinvesting profits in the business where such retention could be counted on to produce a goodly increase in earnings.
41. But the picture changed in the 1970 decline, and at the low prices of that year a goodly number of common stocks could have been bought at below their working-capital value.
42. When we deposit, I will be Good, both The Good and how we live goodly constantly changes due to both cultural influence and definition and personal preference and choice.
43. Glancing upwards at that point, Ngo was stunned to see that the parachutist was now heading straight towards the French outpost at a goodly speed, as if pushed by a very strong wind.
44. They took off their masks now and again to cool them, as the day-heat grew, and Frodo saw that they were goodly men, pale-skinned, dark of hair, with grey eyes and faces sad and proud.
45. Israel the Good Olive Tree – In Jeremiah 11:16,17 Israel is called a ‘Green Olive Tree’ fair and of goodly fruit, but she is warned that for her idolatry its branches shall be broken off.
46. Which of the two, Koulikoff and A—v, had the greater influence over the other I really cannot say; they were a goodly couple, and suited each other to a hair, so they soon became as thick as possible.
47. After a goodly amount of pointless chit-chat, including Carl displaying the new stove to the admiring girls—taking credit for everything except mining the iron ore—the party showed signs of breaking up.
48. Behind the nine-gated Pelasgic fortifications lay the city, with its temples, its palace, "the goodly house of Erechtheus," and its dwellings for the people, remains of which can even now be seen within the Pelasgicum.
49. And here, sir, I wish I could follow up the beautiful figure of my friend, who, on a former occasion, showed you our continent, extending to either ocean, with the finger of Munificence pointing to the goodly heritage.
50. Sceptical readers will come to the obvious conclusion about who wins as a result of this retailers’ tactic because the rebate, or a goodly portion of it, almost certainly ends up on the bottom line of the retailers’ P&L.
51. That young figure of then is seen, precociously manly, walking on a nipping morning from the old house in Clanbrassil street to the high school, his booksatchel on him bandolierwise, and in it a goodly hunk of wheaten loaf, a mother's thought.
52. He then took the seat reserved for him at the table and looked at Nadia Suslov, the young and fiery CEO of the Sverdlovsk Group, which controlled the Hygiea asteroid, along with a goodly number of asteroid mining sites in the Main Asteroid Belt.
53. Our chapel is occupied during the day as a recitation room, and though the weather has been peculiarly unfavorable, yet a goodly number have been in attendance each night, with some nineteen or twenty conversions, and many other persons deeply impressed.
54. Have you not read in the Scriptures the words of the wise man, `The spirit of man is the candle of the Lord, searching all the inward parts'? And also that such spirit-led mortals say: `The lines are fallen to me in pleasant places; yes, I have a goodly heritage.
55. To be short this passage was scarce by when Master Dixon of Mary in Eccles, goodly grinning, asked young Stephen what was the reason why he had not cided to take friar's vows and he answered him obedience in the womb, chastity in the tomb but involuntary poverty all his days.
56. It is a goodly passage which the Roman miners have cut, and it intersects some of the great water-worn caves, so that if you enter Blue John Gap you would do well to mark your steps and to have a good store of candles, or you may never make your way back to the daylight again.
57. But, if—as appears to be true—these issues often lack adequate underlying security and tend to be floated and purchased in the latter stages of a bull market, then a goodly proportion of them will fail to rise to 125 but will not fail to collapse when the market turns downward.
58. To Nancy’s secret annoyance, that simple sword practice ended up attracting most of the nobles of the court and a goodly amount of the servants as well, with whispered comments flying around the growing crowd of spectators as young Louis faced off Nancy, a sword with a dull blade and flat tip in his right hand.
59. Contrastingly, General had more than twice as many shares of common, plus an issue of convertible preferred, plus three issues of stock warrants calling for a huge amount of common, plus a towering convertible bond issue (just given in exchange for stock of an insurance company), plus a goodly sum of nonconvertible bonds.
60. But after a while she finds that beneath this goodly exterior, all is vanity, the flattery which once charmed her soul, now grates harshly upon her ear; the ballroom has lost its charms; and with wasted health and imbittered heart, she turns away with the conviction that earthly pleasures cannot satisfy the longings of the soul!.
61. Such homes had these various notabilities left behind them in the fine world of Paris, that the spies among the assembled devotees of Monseigneur--forming a goodly half of the polite company--would have found it hard to discover among the angels of that sphere one solitary wife, who, in her manners and appearance, owned to being a Mother.
62. And Mr Blotter, the unseasoned young clerk who availed himself of the attic, knew that at that signal, Mrs Pilfer, the goodly gentleman's cook, housekeeper and much more besides, would quickly wash down the brandy and water that she was nursing, and rush to charge Mr Snickerty 's table with such vittles as are required by a gentleman of import, when he returns home from a busy day in his chambers.
63. Rising from a little cabin-boy in short clothes of the drabbest drab, to a harpooneer in a broad shad-bellied waistcoat; from that becoming boat-header, chief-mate, and captain, and finally a ship owner; Bildad, as I hinted before, had concluded his adventurous career by wholly retiring from active life at the goodly age of sixty, and dedicating his remaining days to the quiet receiving of his well-earned income.
64. I have of late--but wherefore I know not--lost all my mirth, forgone all custom of exercises; and indeed it goes so heavily with my disposition that this goodly frame, the earth, seems to me a sterile promontory, this most excellent canopy, the air, look you, this brave o'erhanging firmament, this majestical roof fretted with golden fire, why, it appears no other thing to me than a foul and pestilent congregation of vapours.
65. If He closes the windows of Heaven and withholds the rain and the dew from descending on the Earth on your account what will you do then? And if He sends His anger on you because of your deeds you cannot petition Him; for you spoke proud and insolent words against His righteousness; therefore you shall have no peace; And see you not the sailors of the ships how their ships are tossed to and fro by the waves and are shaken by the winds and are in sore trouble? And therefore do they fear because all their goodly possessions go on the sea with them and they have evil forebodings of heart that the sea will swallow them and they will perish in it.
66. If He closes the windows of Heaven, and withholds the rain and the dew from descending on the Earth on your account, what will you do then? And if He sends His anger on you because of your deeds, you cannot petition Him; for you spoke proud and insolent words against His righteousness; therefore you shall have no peace; And see you not the sailors of the ships, how their ships are tossed to and fro by the waves, and are shaken by the winds, and are in sore trouble? And therefore do they fear because all their goodly possessions go on the sea with them, and they have evil forebodings of heart that the sea will swallow them and they will perish in it.
67. The oval face was lengthened, his smiling mouth had assumed the firm and marked lines which betoken resolution; his eyebrows were arched beneath a brow furrowed with thought; his eyes were full of melancholy, and from their depths occasionally sparkled gloomy fires of misanthropy and hatred; his complexion, so long kept from the sun, had now that pale color which produces, when the features are encircled with black hair, the aristocratic beauty of the man of the north; the profound learning he had acquired had besides diffused over his features a refined intellectual expression; and he had also acquired, being naturally of a goodly stature, that vigor which a frame possesses which has so long concentrated all its force within itself.

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