In the midst of a gentle rain while these thoughts prevailed, I was suddenly sensible of such sweet and beneficent society in Nature, in the very pattering of the drops, and in every sound and sight around my house, an infinite and unaccountable friendliness all at once like an atmosphere sustaining me, as made the fancied advantages of human neighborhood insignificant, and I have never thought of them since.
She took my arm with unaccustomed friendliness and familiarity, and instead of leading me into an empty room, drew me out with her to the belt of turf which surrounded the large fish-pond.
Adelaida, her fiance, and Alexandra, said good-bye to their host with sincere friendliness.
They were pleasant and blue like her father’s, but instead of his bold friendliness had a plaintiveness of expression which was rather charming.
But when the young man arrived nothing was visible on the Canon’s face save complete friendliness.
He got up, bent his long body with a stiff friendliness toward his cousin, and added: "I think I have Louisa's authority for saying that she will herself leave the invitation to dine when she drives out presently: with our cards--of course with our cards."
Small, twinkling eyes and a laughing smile added to the warm friendliness of the Otter’s greeting.
Nothing could be more ill-bred than to treat curtly any overture made in spontaneous friendliness.
Their frank approval of whatever the other may do or say is very charming; and even more so is their obvious friendliness toward all people, of wanting the whole world beautiful for all because it is so beautiful to them.
No matter which type a man may be, he will do well to cultivate true friendliness.
He was extremely nervous and extremely jealous of other tenors and he covered his nervous jealousy with an ebullient friendliness.
Regard for a person is the mental view or feeling that springs from a sense of his value, excellence, or superiority, with a cordial and hearty friendliness.