from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A reduced form of temptation.
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Resisted the temption of Liliths, parted, supple thighs
Fidelity to the gospel is always being threatened by temption.
I think that too often the temption is there and you have to compromise anything in order to stay in for the simple reason that it is your livelihood.
Avoid rocks, ledges and falls and the frothy nasty pin you under nonsense at their base, holes, pieces of tree, canoes in fast water (swamped or controlled they act as giant moving logs: bad bad), or the temption to see if your feet reach the bottom.
But we want to give you guidelines We will help you avoid temption and build community
So I’m afraid the temption to shout across the room You dealt with Mr Smith?