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  • Another striking feature of Francis's character was his constant joyousness; it was a precept in his rule, and one that he enforced strictly, that his friars should be always rejoicing in the Lord.
  • There is in his poetry a joyousness and sprightliness which at once distinguish it from the work of any other Turkish author.
  • 3), obviously fails to connect a spring festival of joyousness with the autumn vine harvest.
  • A gentle joyousness--a mighty mildness of repose in swiftness, invested the gliding whale.
  • After the first feeling of perplexity aroused in the parents by Berg's proposal, the holiday tone of joyousness usual at such times took possession of the family, but the rejoicing was external and insincere.

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