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Such kindness wasn't a gift but a goad, scraping against one's skin like a yoke of thorns. She would have preferred him stiff, defensive, even offensive.


Lauren Willig


#kindness #love #men #pride #love

At that moment a solitary violin struck up. But the music was not dance music; it was more like a song - a solemn, sweet song. (I know now that it was Beethoven's Romance in F.) I listened, and suddenly it was as if the fog that surrounded me had been penetrated, as if I were being spoken to.


Jennifer Paynter


#jennifer-paynter #love #mary-bennet #message #music

Love with pride is like chasing the pavement. There'll be a long chasing until it ends.


Dee Prathia


#love #pride #love

I felt the same way the world felt about Kurtis; It revolved around him.


Dee Remy


#love #obsessed #paranormal-romance #pride #romance

After a moment, he added more seriously: 'I don't get as angry as m'father used to about things. Or maybe I', just better at hiding m'feelings.' 'I fear I'm not very good at hiding my feelings.' He covered my hand with his own. 'That's what I like about you. I liked it from the first. You're so different from the others.


Jennifer Paynter


#divine #jane-austen #jennifer-paynter #love #mary-bennet

I saw that he was looking anxious. 'I thought you weren't coming.' As he spoke, he grasped my hand. And if the sight of him had not quite restored the magic, the touch of him most certainly did. 'You're not wishing yourself some place else, Mary?


Jennifer Paynter


#earnestness #fear #hope #jane-austen #jennifer-paynter

Ah yes.' Peter's tone was scornful. 'And they must always be paid before the poor tradesmen's bills, mustn't they?' 'They must indeed. They are debts of honour.' 'Oh, Mary.' He leant over and kissed me quickly. 'What a lot we'll have to argue about after we're married.


Jennifer Paynter


#jennifer-paynter #love #mary-bennet #peter-bushell #pride-and-prejudice

There had been an attempt to humiliate him. It had not succeeded. He had paid, but pain, like pleasure, has no duration. Pride was an entity more persistent.


Jack Vance


#pain #pleasure #pride #love

We fundamentalists are a pack of mood-loving showoffs. I'm sure the Minor Prophets would have found subject for correction.


Elisabeth Elliot


#pride #religion #love

If pride is a sin, then love must be the mother of sin.


Lionel Suggs


#pride #sin #love






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