Usage examples for blessing

  1. He cried himself to sleep, and in sleep one feels neither hungry nor thirsty: sleep is, therefore, a great blessing – The Sand-Hills of Jutland by Hans Christian Andersen
  2. Oh, he was ever The child of blessing – The Bride of Messina A Tragedy by Frederich Schiller
  3. 2. They are a blessing – Expositions of Holy Scripture Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers by Alexander Maclaren
  4. Now tell me, yourself, all about this wonderful blessing – Killykinick by Mary T. Waggaman
  5. It was a dangerous, hard job, but the boy I saved has been the blessing of my life ever since. – A Master's Degree by Margaret Hill McCarter
  6. The mother then gave him her parting blessing and sent him forth into the outside world. – In Indian Mexico (1908) by Frederick Starr
  7. That would indeed be a blessing to us. – Annie o' the Banks o' Dee by Gordon Stables
  8. I knew, mother, you would not like to part with the little maid when once you had got her, seeing we have no sister of our own; she will be a blessing to you and to all of us, I am sure of that. – Won from the Waves by W.H.G. Kingston
  9. If it were mine to give I'd give it with my blessing – The Lightning Conductor Discovers America by C. N. (Charles Norris) Williamson and A. M. (Alice Muriel) Williamson
  10. How great was his anguish when told, The blessing he sought to obtain Was gone with the birth- right he sold, And none could recall it again! – Fanny, the Flower-Girl by Selina Bunbury
  11. May the blessing of the Blessed in heaven be added to the rest! – The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning (1 of 2) by Frederic G. Kenyon
  12. A Blessing we should use it, should we not? – Persian Literature, Volume 1,Comprising The Shah Nameh, The Rubaiyat, The Divan, and The Gulistan by Anonymous
  13. Let us seek a blessing – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  14. It is a wonderful blessing is it not, father, that I have been so strong? – Lover or Friend by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  15. Save wish you a fair wind and Allah's blessing – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  16. But perhaps those people felt that they wanted a particular blessing where there was no general blessing asked as you say. – Pine Needles by Susan Bogert Warner
  17. The king explained how warm he had felt in his carriage, so much so indeed that he could almost regard the horse he then rode as a blessing thrown in his way. – Louise de la Valliere by Alexandre Dumas, Pere
  18. But it could not be that, because he had given her his blessing – Cap'n Warren's Wards by Joseph C. Lincoln
  19. If it can be any help to you to know it, I shall always be near you in spirit when you are in trouble; if you ever need me, I will come; and if my poor prayers can ever bring you a blessing you shall have that. – The-Choir-Invisible by Allen, James Lane
  20. The Sheikh goes, blessing the Sultan for his wisdom and justice. – Dramatic Technique by George Pierce Baker