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A mutant Drosophila melanogaster gene that affects females, resulting in extraordinarily strong rejection behaviour against courting males
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Nature's interpreters, if Poets be, While on their souls, as clearly photographed Her features are,--a real image fair Reflected, as if in a mirror's sheen Men see their likeness chastely shewn, and true,--(p.
Two young women, amazed that Margery Kempe convinced her husband to live chastely, collaborated on a project about sexual mores and marriage in the medieval period.
"We don't have more problems living chastely than heterosexuals do, because homosexuality is not a synonym of incontinence, nor of uncontrollable urges," reads the letter, posted on the Web site of the Italian Catholic news agency Adista.
The latter signifies an ancient practice of lying chastely in bed with a woman in order to face and dispel the temptations of the flesh.
Now armed and ready to sally out, one thing remains, to possess himself of the lady love every knight errant must have for worshipping chastely in his thoughts.
So Phillips authorizes herself as a writer by affirming white womanhood in terms of restraint, self-denial, circumspection, freedom from ambition, and a chastely self-disciplined empire.
Your faithful scribe is not, as has ever been painfully evident, an anthropologist, but it does seem unique, this overturning of the Universe in a flicker of time--superficial reading seems to disclose the Cherokee, the Maori experiences being decades, perhaps centuries in duration (one chastely refrains from qualitative, as opposed to chronological, assessment).
Beguinages (the "cities" of the title) provided a home for women who wished to live chastely and piously with other women--for shorter or longer periods--while also working in the urban economy, and who chose not to take permanent religious vows.
Both subscribed to the spiritual vocation tradition of widowhood but Berthold wrote more imaginatively, lumping together all women who had lost their virginity, whether or not they lived chastely. Surely this conceptualization had very little social impact but did it have any literary impact?
He chastely refrains from mentioning that so many of the "peace" marchers in Europe were themselves Muslims chanting death to Israel.
Now look at the second bit of the quote from Chicago, chastely separated from the preceding sentence by a demure three-point ellipsis.