EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR FOLLY

It had been folly enough while he believed that she stood ready to accept him and his wealth.

It is worse than folly to expect good from the way that things are now managed.

He had but the vaguest idea of the folly that possessed her.

But this was moderate, as the Edgware "folly" reached £250,000.

He must suffer more, must lose more, must pay more with happiness for his folly.

And from dropsy to the deprivation of life into which your folly will bring you.

I hadn't the least intention of calling, but I answered him according to his folly.

Then, with scorn for my folly, I ran out into the hall, crying for help.

He has no conception of what to do, and his folly is to feign folly.

What is to be said about the folly and cowardice of the suicide's act?

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