And now the woman for whom I have made this sacrifice stands between me and my Helena--my Helena, free to pour out all the treasures of her love on the man who adores
the earth that she touches with her foot!
Your fate is always in your own hands,--so long, I mean, as your ally is a man who adores
I would take my courage in both hands and ask her to go, for besides this superfluity of discreet behaviour she is, although only nursery, much too zealous, and inclined to be always teaching and never playing; but, unfortunately, the April baby adores
her and is sure there never was any one so beautiful before.
No, Arthur, it is not that that displeases me: it is the whole system of your conduct towards your friend, and if you wish me to forget it, go now, and tell him what sort of a woman it is that he adores
so madly, and on whom he has hung his hopes of future happiness.
The world is filled with the proverbs and acts and winkings of a base prudence, which is a devotion to matter, as if we possessed no other faculties than the palate, the nose, the touch, the eye and ear; a prudence which adores
the Rule of Three, which never subscribes, which never gives, which seldom lends, and asks but one question of any project,--Will it bake bread?
Clarence, my snake, has the cutest way of climbing up the leg of the table and looking at you pleadingly in the hope that you will give him soft-boiled egg, which he adores
my wife, who adores
me, got nothing but the shillings and the pennies.
it; I may say that her whole soul and mind are wound up, and entwined with it.
For one she loves, for one she adores
, she will sell herself
If her husband did not adore
her, he was a brute, deserving of death by slow torture.
Herbert," said I, laying my hand upon his knee, "I love - I adore
Or in this abject posture have ye sworn To adore