His parents were typical examples of all that is best among the humbler families of Scotland.
These magistrates, as we have already seen, were originally appointed to control and protect the humbler classes.
The leader of a third troop took a humbler tone, sued for mercy, and obtained it.
Probably " Nature " is here employed in a more familiar or humbler sense than in the passing reference in the Sermons.
For in Ford's genius there was real refinement, except when the "suprasensually sensual" impulse or the humbler self-delusion referred to came into play.