We look to that with a grim satisfaction
, saying There at least is reality that will not dodge us.
He sent out quite needlessly a third sack of ballast and a fourth, and presently had the immense satisfaction
of soaring up out of the damp and chill into the clear, cold, upper air in which the day still lingered.
he must bear witness to the light, and always outrun that sympathy which gives him such keen satisfaction
, by his fidelity to new revelations of the incessant soul.
You will be thrown into the world some day, and then every rational satisfaction
of your nature that you deny now will assault you like a savage appetite.
Remembering the painted boots, she surveyed her white satin slippers with girlish satisfaction
, and chassed down the room, admiring her aristocratic feet all by herself.
The widow followed their conquering march with a proud eye, and every now and then Rowena said to herself with deep satisfaction
, "And to think they are ours--all ours
She had great satisfaction
in replying that she was going into Devonshire.
It was needless for him to ask that, for it was pleasant to him to feel them in his palm, and look at their bright faces, which were all his own: it was another element of life, like the weaving and the satisfaction
of hunger, subsisting quite aloof from the life of belief and love from which he had been cut off.
Even then it will recover, and you will go on being a murderer, making for yourself day by day a murderer's face, without the satisfaction
of having really murdered.
If the gallant be unable to pay him, he is committed to prison, and continues there during the husband's pleasure, who, if he sets him at liberty before the whole fine be paid, obliges him to take an oath that he is going to procure the rest, that he may be able to make full satisfaction
So, without giving notice of his intention to anyone, and without anybody seeing him, one morning before the dawning of the day (which was one of the hottest of the month of July) he donned his suit of armour, mounted Rocinante with his patched-up helmet on, braced his buckler, took his lance, and by the back door of the yard sallied forth upon the plain in the highest contentment and satisfaction
at seeing with what ease he had made a beginning with his grand purpose.