1 The blessing of Our Father will be upon thee.
2 These apertures admitted, even at mid-day, only a dim and uncertain light, which was changed for utter darkness long before the rest of the castle had lost the blessing of day.
3 She heard it at dinner, and felt it a blessing.
4 It does him the highest honour; it shews his proper estimation of the blessing of domestic happiness and pure attachment.
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5 He considered the blessing of beauty as inferior only to the blessing of a baronetcy; and the Sir Walter Elliot, who united these gifts, was the constant object of his warmest respect and devotion.
6 She could only resolve to avoid such self-delusion in future, and think with heightened gratitude of the extraordinary blessing of having one such truly sympathising friend as Lady Russell.
7 Her brother's return was the first comfort; he could take best care of his wife; and the second blessing was the arrival of the apothecary.
8 Everybody's heart is open, you know, when they have recently escaped from severe pain, or are recovering the blessing of health, and Nurse Rooke thoroughly understands when to speak.
9 I have been used to the gratification of believing myself to earn every blessing that I enjoyed.
10 Halfway down I slipped, but, by the blessing of God, I landed, torn and bleeding, upon the path.
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11 Her presence had seemed a blessing to them, but it would be unfair to her to keep her in poverty and want when Providence afforded her such powerful protection.
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12 Don't be afraid of my being a blessing to him," said Estella; "I shall not be that.
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13 'With the blessing of Providence, Master Copperfield,' returned Uriah.
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14 He feelingly alluded to the young lady, unknown, whom Traddles had honoured with his affection, and who had reciprocated that affection by honouring and blessing Traddles with her affection.
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15 But she gave us her blessing, and the assurance of her lasting friendship, and spoke to us, generally, as became a Voice from the Cloister.
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