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Usage examples for Heartedness

  1. It's not liver- heartedness said Peter, quickly, anxious to remove any adverse impression as to his courage which the stranger might form; " if it's shooting or fighting, I'm there. – Trooper Peter Halket of Mashonaland by Olive Schreiner
  2. One thing, however; specially interested me, and that was the large- heartedness of Maurice St. Mabyn. – "The Pomp of Yesterday" by Joseph Hocking
  3. Will we strive to emulate Knox in prayer, courage, self- denial, and pure- heartedness – Sketches of the Covenanters by J. C. McFeeters
  4. This hard- heartedness in Lottie gave me something like hope- the girl was sharp and courageous. – Wives and Widows; or The Broken Life by Ann S. Stephens
  5. I had previously heard " by the hearing of the ear" of the open, frank warm- heartedness and generous impulses of southern people, but now I can fully appreciate them. – Three Prize Essays on American Slavery by R. B. Thurston A.C. Baldwin Timothy Williston
  6. And, last evening, while she was talking with an open- heartedness which I had never found in her before, I became strangely conscious of the difference in myself that had been silently at work within the last two years or so. – Kenelm Chillingly, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  7. " He had something so peculiar about him," she remarked; " he appeared to be ill and yet kind heartedness was written on every feature- and how cleverly he managed everything; how well he supported our child's head, just as if he had been a nurse all the days of his life. – The Dead Lake and Other Tales by Paul Heyse
  8. The courage, the unflinching endurance, the high soldierly efficiency; and the general kind- heartedness and humanity of our troops have been strikingly manifested. – Complete State of the Union Addresses from 1790 to the Present by Various
  9. " Ah, Tennyson, yes," said Breckon, with a disposition to smile at the simple- heartedness of the literary allusion. – Entire PG Edition of The Works of William Dean Howells by William Dean Howells
  10. Why, this is the very extravagance of tender- heartedness – From Jest to Earnest by E. P. Roe
  11. And she, poor girl,- in my lying compassion for him, I used to accuse her of cold- heartedness of indifference! – A Fearful Responsibility and Other Stories by William D. Howells
  12. And they, as they went out into the May night, knew that they had left their friendship behind forever; but only one of them would let a little heavy- heartedness melt away in tears. – The Genius by Margaret Horton Potter
  13. What do you want to divulge your cold- heartedness for? – The Enchanted Canyon by Honoré Willsie Morrow
  14. Her question made him feel good; he believed that he was on the scent of warm- heartedness he thought he had found a soul that was eager to help through knowledge. – The Goose Man by Jacob Wassermann
  15. His hard- heartedness therefore, was extreme. – The Memoirs of Louis XIV., Volume 10 And His Court and of The Regency by Duc de Saint-Simon
  16. There are some things that will prevent this tender- heartedness – How to Live a Holy Life by C. E. Orr
  17. The General had purchased a portion of it and had had a cottage erected in the midst of a kitchen- garden, and had placed in it, with his usual kind- heartedness an old 'sous- officier', named Mesnil, who had served under him in the artillery. – Monsieur de Camors, v3 by Octave Feuillet
  18. He forgot to mention that the fight with the buck was all his own fault, for he began it; but the story helped Susie out of her bit of soft- heartedness and it made Mrs. Stebbins hold her head up amazingly. – Winter Fun by William O. Stoddard
  19. It seemed as she sat there that such treachery and black- heartedness were almost incredible. – A Butterfly on the Wheel by Cyril Arthur Edward Ranger Gull