Usage examples for malice

  1. Now she stood with her face but a yard from mine, and again her lips were curved with mirth and malice. – Simon Dale by Anthony Hope
  2. During the first years of my absence my brother wrote to me frequently, and most of his letters I answered, for I really bore him no malice on account of the will. – Tempest and Sunshine by Mary J. Holmes
  3. She was too tender- hearted to bear malice toward the dead, but she could not touch his money. – A Manifest Destiny by Julia Magruder
  4. The Queen of Heaven would not be angry with him if he wore her light blue to atone to the pure and pious Eva, who was hers even more fully than he himself, for the wrong inflicted upon her by spiteful malice. – The Complete Historical Romances of Georg Ebers by Georg Ebers
  5. I hope you don't bear malice, General? – VC -- A Chronicle of Castle Barfield and of the Crimea by David Christie Murray
  6. " You have a noble heart, good Sweep," said she when he had done, " and though you do not choose to wed me, I bear you no malice, but instead shall help you win your Little Sweep, who has become the Princess Cendre." – The Green Forest Fairy Book by Loretta Ellen Brady
  7. Rather than live any longer the victim either of her malice or her ambition, he had brought himself to believe that it was his duty to renounce Enrica. – The Italians by Frances Elliot
  8. When he made you my trustee, he said that you were too big to bear him malice. – Ranching for Sylvia by Harold Bindloss
  9. She knew that if at any time in his life he had done wrong, the sin was without malice or evil. – Mrs. Falchion, Complete by Gilbert Parker Last Updated: March 12, 2009
  10. She had never ceased to mourn for Old Sal; and Pendoggat had destroyed the leader of her flock out of sheer malice and cruelty. – Furze the Cruel by John Trevena
  11. Malice did not allow him to think so long. – Thaddeus of Warsaw by Jane Porter
  12. They bear no malice against their employers. – Change in the Village by (AKA George Bourne) George Sturt
  13. Fainacky turns pale to the lips, and his expression is one of intense malice. – 'O Thou, My Austria!' by Ossip Schubin
  14. And as for Tom,- though I say it who should not say,- he has no more malice than a baby: he'd go and make it up with any man, however badly he had beaten him. – Kenelm Chillingly, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton
  15. Harry, lad, come o' my side; you don't bear no malice again a man as can hit like that. – The Parson O' Dumford by George Manville Fenn
  16. And my father chuckled with malice as he took more snuff. – The White Shield by Bertram Mitford
  17. He became as a mad dog in his hatred and malice. – French Mediaeval Romances from the Lays of Marie de France by Marie de France
  18. She was very intelligent, thoroughbred, beautiful in a peculiar way,- even Rosamund thought that,- ready to make herself pleasant, quite free from feminine malice, absolutely natural, interested in all the really interesting things. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens