heart-cheering love

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  • There is a heart-cheering freedom in his speculation.

    Representative Men

  • Just now, dear Sir, your Billy is brought into my presence, all smiling, crowing to come to me, and full of heart-cheering promises; and the subject I am upon goes to my heart.

    Pamela

  • As we looked from Windsor Terrace on the sixteen fertile counties spread beneath, speckled by happy cottages and wealthier towns, all looked as in former years, heart-cheering and fair.

    The Last Man

  • Even this evening, so glorious, so heart-cheering, so fruitful in instruction and amusement, could not last forever.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 04, No. 25, November, 1859

  • Lovely however, and heart-cheering as this delightful period was, it is not to be imagined that it was a period of unmingled joy; there were several instances in which strong and violent emotions were succeeded by coldness, formality, and hypocrisy, and in some cases by open apostasy, or by unequivocal marks of reprobation.

    The Moravians in Labrador

  • Paros and rocky Antron, lady, giver of good gifts, bringer of seasons, queen Deo, be gracious, you and your daughter all beauteous Persephone, and for my song grant me heart-cheering substance.

    Hesiod, the Homeric Hymns, and Homerica

  • God bless the man that wrote these heart-cheering notes.

    Impressions of a War Correspondent

  • If she had not left town on a visit to her friends I should have seen her, but the report I heard of her was heart-cheering.

    A Woman's Life-Work — Labors and Experiences

  • I return your felicitations upon this happy and heart-cheering occasion, and hope it may serve to suppress every sigh and to enliven every hope that animates the bosoms of my friends at Bristol.

    Letters and Journals 01

  • After being night and day in the forest impervious to the sun and moon's rays, the sudden transition to light has a fine heart-cheering effect.

    The World's Greatest Books — Volume 19 — Travel and Adventure

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