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The sun shone through my window on your letter as I read it, adding to its cheeriness.
After this auspicious beginning, the cheeriness of the midday meal was in pleasing contrast to the gloom of breakfast.
PEGGY RAYMOND'S VACATIONHARRIET L. (HARRIET LUMMIS) SMITH
The men are splendid—their cheeriness comes up bubbling whenever the occasion calls for the dumps.
CARRY ONCONINGSBY DAWSON
So far as there could be, or ought to be, comfort and cheeriness on so sad an occasion, comfort and cheeriness were here.
MOUNT ROYAL, VOLUME 3 OF 3MARY ELIZABETH BRADDON
Nanna shared with her this love of colour, going in as she did for everything that increased true cheeriness.
THE LITTLE MISSISCHARLOTTE SKINNER
He had lost that cheeriness and buoyancy that had drawn me so closely to him.
"Yes," called back Clifford with a cheeriness he was far from feeling.
MOTOR MATT'S DARING RESCUESTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
By not a single quaver was the cheeriness of his snatchy, racy, merry voice affected.
Something of his old-time cheeriness seemed to flicker across his features as he warmed himself at the blaze.
FRENZIED FICTIONSTEPHEN LEACOCK
All his cheeriness had deserted him and a decided frown marred the open frankness of his face.
THE NIGHT RIDERSRIDGWELL CULLUM

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