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The unjustifiable severity of a parent is loaded with this aggravation, that those whom he injures are always in his sight.
I demand that my books be judged with utmost severity, by knowledgeable people who know the rules of grammar and of logic, and who ...
When the severity of the law is to be softened, let pity, not bribes, be the motive.
There are, undoubtedly, women who are weak and silly, and simple, and who are taken advantage of by designing men. Until we have s ...
Summer has set in with its usual severity.
What satire on government can equal the severity of censure conveyed in the word politic, which now for the ages has signified cun ...
Twilight combined with the scenery of Egdon Heath to evolve a thing majestic without severity, impressive without showiness, empha ...
When a uniform exercise of kindness to prisoners on our part has been returned by as uniform severity on the part of our enemies, ...
Moral severity in women is only a dress or paint which they use to set off their beauty.
True it is that she who escapeth safe and unpolluted from out the school of freedom, giveth more confidence of herself than she wh ...
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