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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.
  • The infectious joyousness of his nature, his sterling character, his solid, if not brilliant, intellect, and his prowess at games gave him an undisputed lead among his contemporaries.
  • In 1897 he was struck down with insanity, and after three months' confinement in the asylum at Upsala, although he recovered his senses, all his joyousness and wildness had left him.

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