1 The sight of the fair young girl, as frank and wholesome as the Sierra breezes, had stirred his volcanic, untamed heart to its very depths.
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2 Exposure and want of wholesome food were wearing him out.
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3 The Bank offered no violence to the wholesome monotony of the town.
4 But at least he was sane, and wholesome, if even he looked thin and ill.
5 And he was a passionate man, wholesome and passionate.
6 Besides, that would be all recreation and indulgence, without the wholesome alloy of labour, and I do not like to eat the bread of idleness.
7 She had tasted of consequence in its most flattering form; and he did hope that the loss of it, the sinking again into nothing, would awaken very wholesome regrets in her mind.
8 How quiet and sweet and wholesome the garden looked in the moonlight, and it could not be more than thirty feet down.
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9 Our agriculture and horticulture destroy a weed just here and there and cultivate perhaps a score or so of wholesome plants, leaving the greater number to fight out a balance as they can.
10 Then I sniffed good wholesome meat, and opened the door on you.
11 Work is wholesome, and there is plenty for everyone.
12 Jo announced that the coffee was ready, and everyone settled themselves to a hearty meal, for youth is seldom dyspeptic, and exercise develops wholesome appetites.
13 I don't let the girls hev coffee only once a week, accordin to your wish, and keep em on plain wholesome vittles.
14 So nothing came of these trials, and Jo corked up her inkstand, and said in a fit of very wholesome humility.
15 The invigorating air did them both good, and much exercise worked wholesome changes in minds as well as bodies.