“I bless thee for the words, Holly, yet—I know he will refuse her, and then her hate for me and her jealous rage may overcome her love for him.
Bless my soul, when I see her getting up by candle-light on these dark mornings, busying herself in the day’s arrangements, going out to market before the clerks come into the Inn, caring for no weather, devising the most capital little dinners out of the plainest materials, making puddings and pies, keeping everything in its right place, always so neat and ornamental herself, sitting up at night with me if it’s ever so late, sweet-tempered and encouraging always, and all for me, I positively sometimes can’t believe it, Copperfield!’
Bless my heart alive!’
19:135:019 Bless the LORD, O house of Israel: bless the LORD, O house of Aaron: 19:135:020 Bless the LORD, O house of Levi: ye that fear the LORD, bless the LORD.
"O blessed God!"
So the king went all through the crowd with his hat, swabbing his eyes, and blessing the people and praising them and thanking them for being so good to the poor pirates away off there; and every little while the prettiest kind of girls, with the tears running down their cheeks, would up and ask him would he let them kiss him for to remember him by; and he always done it; and some of them he hugged and kissed as many as five or six times--and he was invited to stay a week; and everybody wanted him to live in their houses, and said they'd think it was an honor; but he said as this was the last day of the camp-meeting he couldn't do no good, and besides he was in a sweat to get to the Indian Ocean right off and go to work on the pirates.
Bob had but fifteen 'Bob' a week himself; he pocketed on Saturdays but fifteen copies of his Christian name; and yet the Ghost of Christmas Present blessed his four-roomed house!
We all on us feel the loss of her, bless ye!’
God bless both my children!
And for that word him blessed every man, That of his bounty and his gentlenessHe woulde so comforten in sicknessHis squier, for it was a gentle deed.
Bless her pretty face shouldn't I like to do so -- upon her cherry lips!"
She tried several ballads, but found them inadequate; till, recollecting the psalter that her eyes had so often wandered over of a Sunday morning before she had eaten of the tree of knowledge, she chanted: "O ye Sun and Moon ... O ye Stars ... ye Green Things upon the Earth ... ye Fowls of the Air ... Beasts and Cattle ... Children of Men ... bless ye the Lord, praise Him and magnify Him for ever!"
‘Why, bless my life and soul!’
Then she’s so charming, Age buds at sight of her, and swells to youth: The holy priests gaze on her when she smiles; And with heaved hands, forgetting gravity, They bless her wanton eyes: Even I, who hate her, With a malignant joy behold such beauty; And, while I curse, desire it.
Until tonight, I have had uninterrupted occasion to bless the day on which I did her great injustice.’
‘Bless the precious boy!’
But, bless yo’, I knowed yo’d come.
58:011:021 By faith Jacob, when he was a dying, blessed both the sons of Joseph; and worshipped, leaning upon the top of his staff.
19:104:001 Bless the LORD, O my soul.
And now that blessed Christ Jesus, with His loving, pierced heart; that blessed Jesus Christ, who lived upon earth; that same Christ glorified into the glory of God, can be in me and Can be with me all the days.
In conclusion, when they had related what accidents had befallen them, Fetnah said, "Let us bless Heaven, which has brought us all together again, and let us think of nothing but the happiness that awaits us.
14:006:003 And the king turned his face, and blessed the whole congregation of Israel: and all the congregation of Israel stood.
I know wery well that when I’m here o’ nights (and where else should I live, bless your arts, whatever fortun’ I come into!)
thou hast blessed the work of his hands, and his substance is increased in the land.
Bless those women!
01:047:010 And Jacob blessed Pharaoh, and went out from before Pharaoh.
20:030:011 There is a generation that curseth their father, and doth not bless their mother.
Blessed the merciful.
In another moment he had reason to bless his luck.
Whether their love had been the most sacred that ever blessed the lot of mortal here below, or the unhallowed, inexorably forbidden thing it really is, matters nothing now.
11:008:066 On the eighth day he sent the people away: and they blessed the king, and went unto their tents joyful and glad of heart for all the goodness that the LORD had done for David his servant, and for Israel his people.
58:011:020 By faith Isaac blessed Jacob and Esau concerning things to come.
19:028:009 Save thy people, and bless thine inheritance: feed them also, and lift them up for ever.
But I cannot refuse to believe my senses; and shall remember them while I live, and never cease to bless heaven for directing you to me, in preference to any other prince."
“You blessed girl!”
They believe, and they very often have blessed experiences that come from the risen Christ.
Mr. and Mrs. Pocket had a toady neighbor; a widow lady of that highly sympathetic nature that she agreed with everybody, blessed everybody, and shed smiles and tears on everybody, according to circumstances.
We go on and we bless the earth under our feet.
Bless the little dog!’
This blessed Christmastide we will, With heart and mind rejoicing, Employ our every thought and skill, God's grace and honor voicing.
Even Polly seemed impressed, for he called her a good girl, blessed her buttons, and begged her to "come and take a walk, dear", in his most affable tone.
May God bless youth!
I opened the window and signed to the man not to notice, so he contented himself after looking the place over and making up his mind as to what kind of a place he had got to by saying: 'Lor' bless yer, sir, I wouldn't mind what was said to me in a bloomin' madhouse.
19:068:026 Bless ye God in the congregations, even the Lord, from the fountain of Israel.
Two saintly sons, Tincouri and Ducouri, blessed the union.
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.
He faced about and blessed gravely thrice the tower, the surrounding land and the awaking mountains.
"These thoughts which my fingers write, and which I express with incredible pleasure, repeating them again and again, proceed from the bottom of my heart, and from the incurable wound which you have made in it; a wound which I bless a thousand times, notwithstanding the cruel torments I endure through your absence.
It was at this moment that I had reason to bless the thoughtfulness of my uncle, when he refused to allow the eider hunter to close the orifices of the hot spring--that small fissure in the great mass of granite.