The imagery of the Indian, both in his poetry and in his oratory, is oriental; chastened
, and perhaps improved, by the limited range of his practical knowledge.
'I don't grieve for myself,' he says, 'God, it seems, has chastened
How differently do the same acts of parental rigor appear in the eyes of the suffering child and of the chastened
Her eyes betrayed that she had been crying, but in them shone a chastened
As I look out on the night, my tears fall fast, and my undisciplined heart is chastened
heavily - heavily.
The geometry examination and all the others were over in due time and Anne arrived home on Friday evening, rather tired but with an air of chastened
triumph about her.
He was a being formed in the "very poetry of nature." His wild and enthusiastic imagination was chastened
by the sensibility of his heart.
Sacred moments, when heart talked to heart in the silence of the night, turning affliction to a blessing, which chastened
grief and strengthned love.
In some way chastened
and purified by the mood they had been in, they became, not man and woman, not boy and girl, but excited little animals.
and uplifted, had gone to school.
Miss Temple had always something of serenity in her air, of state in her mien, of refined propriety in her language, which precluded deviation into the ardent, the excited, the eager: something which chastened
the pleasure of those who looked on her and listened to her, by a controlling sense of awe; and such was my feeling now: but as to Helen Burns, I was struck with wonder.
That sounds ill-natured: but she was so proud it became really impossible to pity her distresses, till she should be chastened
into more humility.