Usage examples for gladness

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. A sense of gladness stole in upon him in spite of his suspicions. – The Emperor of Portugallia by Selma Lagerlof
  4. 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
  5. How charming a person to come to in grief or trouble, or even in one's gladness! – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  6. " 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
  7. She was fain to accept any help with gladness. – The American Woman's Home by Catherine E. Beecher and Harriet Beecher Stowe
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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
  11. 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
  12. It brought grief and joy, terror and gladness, distress and pride. – The Sherrods by George Barr McCutcheon
  13. 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
  14. 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
  15. 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
  16. 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
  17. 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)
  18. 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
  19. 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