Sentence Examples

  • The pair went off and found their way eventually to Paris, leaving Musset in Italy, deeply wounded in his affections, but, to do him justice, taking all the blame for the rupture on himself.
  • In prison she won the affections of the guards, and was allowed the privilege of writing materials and the occasional visits of devoted friends.
  • More general in its appeal still is the argument from the affections, which has been beautifully developed in Tennyson's In Memoriam.
  • The affections die away - die of their own conscious feebleness and uselessness.
  • Yet the Australian is capable of strong affections, and the blind (of whom there have always been a great number) are cared for, and are often the best fed in a tribe.

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