Had they ever reflected on the heroism of women, on their self-denying, unrewarded labour?
Violet could realize her personality and the self-denying life that she led.
Alchemists were, certainly, men of pure lives, self-denying and humble.
I hate all kind of strictness, and duty, and self-denying, and that kind of thing.
But we must note one of the implications of this self-denying ...