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Usage examples for blessing

  1. That would indeed be a blessing to us. – Annie o' the Banks o' Dee by Gordon Stables
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. Save wish you a fair wind and Allah's blessing. – The Moghul by Thomas Hoover
  6. Now tell me, yourself, all about this wonderful blessing. – Killykinick by Mary T. Waggaman
  7. Oh, he was ever The child of blessing! – The Bride of Messina A Tragedy by Frederich Schiller
  8. It is a wonderful blessing, is it not, father, that I have been so strong? – Lover or Friend by Rosa Nouchette Carey
  9. 2. They are a blessing. – Expositions of Holy Scripture Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers by Alexander Maclaren
  10. The mother then gave him her parting blessing, and sent him forth into the outside world. – In Indian Mexico (1908) by Frederick Starr
  11. 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
  12. But it could not be that, because he had given her his blessing. – Cap'n Warren's Wards by Joseph C. Lincoln
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. Let us seek a blessing. – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  17. The Sheikh goes, blessing the Sultan for his wisdom and justice. – Dramatic Technique by George Pierce Baker
  18. 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
  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
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