Usage examples for gladness

  1. " I have left it there, Andy, and from the joy and gladness I have felt, I believe there was nothing else to do. – Then Marched the Brave by Harriet T. Comstock
  2. The slightest change in his voice affected her at once, and all her joy and gladness at his return was frozen up in a moment. – Caught in a Trap by John C. Hutcheson
  3. He adds, moreover, " You will give us great joy and gladness if you render obedience to the things written by us through the Holy Spirit." – Church and State as Seen in the Formation of Christendom by T. W. Allies
  4. It brought grief and joy, terror and gladness distress and pride. – The Sherrods by George Barr McCutcheon
  5. The princess was filled with gladness and standing with her father's arms round her, said, " I cannot, however, break my word. – Fairy Tales of the Slav Peasants and Herdsmen by Alexander Chodsko
  6. I have come to bring you, if I can, dear Judith, a measure of gladness perhaps of happiness. – The Morals of Marcus Ordeyne by William J. Locke
  7. As we left the little glade we turned for one more look at the pale youth, lying half prostrate on his couch of leaves; and our hearts did swell with gladness to know his life was safe and that no longer was he a stranger or an enemy. – Cedric, the Forester by Bernard Gay Marshall
  8. Then Doggie's letter brought comfort and gladness to the Deanery. – The Rough Road by William John Locke
  9. Garth was generous in his gladness and eager to do all things in a manner worthy of the great gift made fully his that day. – The Rosary by Florence L. Barclay
  10. Spring deepened and brought with it all the old gladness and a new sweet peace, a peace such as Green Valley had never known. – Green Valley by Katharine Reynolds
  11. He stretched out his broad hand and grasped mine, and it did my heart good to see the smile of honest gladness on his clean, manly face. – Paul Patoff by F. Marion Crawford
  12. Eva 's heart gave a little jump of gladness as she accepted this pleasantly spoken invitation. – A Flock of Girls and Boys by Nora Perry
  13. But he had reasons to believe that thousands of that population were friendly to him, would welcome him with gladness – Raiding with Morgan by Byron A. Dunn
  14. A sense of gladness stole in upon him in spite of his suspicions. – The Emperor of Portugallia by Selma Lagerlof
  15. He was a broken- hearted man, and never knew gladness again all the rest of his life. – Young Folks' History of England by Charlotte M. Yonge
  16. She could not see him more clearly now than she had been seeing him through those little wells of gladness – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  17. She was fain to accept any help with gladness – The American Woman's Home by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe
  18. With a feeling of interest, or enthusiasm, behind it, almost any kind of mental exercise, or physical exercise, takes on the color of gladness – Heart and Soul by Victor Mapes (AKA Maveric Post)
  19. To love anybody means that above all things in the world you desire to see the beloved one well and prosperous and full of gladness – Innocent Her Fancy and His Fact by Marie Corelli
  20. How charming a person to come to in grief or trouble, or even in one's gladness – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton