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One of those balls where one always enjoys oneself.
Such as the peasant enjoys when his family have been massacred before his eyes, his cottage burnt, his lands laid waste, and he is turned adrift, homeless, penniless, and alone, but free.
The moment he saw I could enjoy myself without him, and that others knew my value better than himself, the selfish wretch began to accuse me of coquetry and extravagance; and to abuse Harry Meltham, whose shoes he was not worthy to clean.
I want to do like other girls, just for once, and enjoy myself without thinking about right and wrong.
And I wish I could, for I enjoy writing these stories just as much as the children say they enjoy reading them.
Verily, I have done this and that for the afflicted: but something better did I always seem to do when I had learned to enjoy myself better.
She could work and play all day, sleep sweetly all night, and enjoy life with the zest of a healthy, happy child.
From this time forth no one invited the cat to be godmother, but when the winter had come and there was no longer anything to be found outside, the mouse thought of their provision, and said: 'Come, cat, we will go to our pot of fat which we have stored up for ourselves--we shall enjoy that.
Yet with all her queenly qualities Ozma was a real girl and enjoyed the things in life that other real girls enjoy.
Much as I wish to enjoy again your charming society, I cannot determine to snatch you from that, of such dear and deserving Freinds--When your Visit to them is terminated, I trust you will return to the arms of your" "Philippa.
For another reaton also it is clear, that it is not for the best to endeavour to make a city too much one, because a family is more sufficient in itself than a single person, a city than a family; and indeed Plato supposes that a city owes its existence to that sufficiency in themselves which the members of it enjoy.
I rather enjoy this, and now I'll imitate what is called `a charming girl'.