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Most of the main characters practice chastity or nobly resist temptation, in between flowery love declarations and wholesome flirting.
NETFLIX’S SHADOW AND BONE IS A MUDDLED, JOYLESS CHECKLIST OF FANTASY TROPESCONSTANCE GRADYAPRIL 23, 2021VOX
Thus seen, socialism appeared as the very antithesis of law and order, of love and chastity, and of religion itself.
THE UNSOLVED RIDDLE OF SOCIAL JUSTICESTEPHEN LEACOCK
One day, then, she realized that she was to have a child, and all that remained to her of chastity leaped for joy.
CAMILLE (LA DAME AUX CAMILIAS)ALEXANDRE DUMAS, FILS
They who, having wives, wish to make a vow of chastity, shall wait four months before they decide.
A PHILOSOPHICAL DICTIONARY, VOLUME 1 (OF 10)FRANOIS-MARIE AROUET (AKA VOLTAIRE)
Or she holds a lily in her right hand, to indicate her virginity and chastity, and the sweet odor of her virtues.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
St. Augustine says: "The fiercest of all combats is the one for the preservation of chastity, and we must engage in it every day."
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
Let us follow Mary's example and esteem holy purity and chastity above all things.
MARY, HELP OF CHRISTIANSVARIOUS
She was the especial goddess of chastity, and loose women were forbidden to touch her altars.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME IJOHN LORD
You snatch me out of the cold cloister, but, in the bustling, ardent world you condemn me to the conventional chastity?
BALSAMO, THE MAGICIANALEXANDER DUMAS
Chastity, necessitated by vast designs, exacted by so many sickly conditions, was written upon that face.
CATHERINE DE' MEDICIHONORE DE BALZAC
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WORDS RELATED TO CHASTITY

  • character
  • chastity
  • courage
  • decency
  • fairness
  • goodness
  • honestness
  • honesty
  • incorruption
  • incorruptness
  • innocence
  • modesty
  • morality
  • morals
  • principles
  • probity
  • purity
  • rectitude
  • righteousness
  • trustworthiness
  • truthfulness
  • uprightness
  • virtue
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