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Certainly it was not exactly a cheerful Christmas Day for the one whose heedlessness had brought it all about.
THE SUNBRIDGE GIRLS AT SIX STAR RANCHELEANOR H. (ELEANOR HODGMAN) PORTER
When the mistress neglects matters in this way the maid-servant is not wholly to blame for her heedlessness.
THE EXPERT MAID-SERVANTCRISTINE TERHUNE HERRICK
The thought that her own heedlessness and obstinacy had brought the disaster only made it the harder to bear.
THE RANCH GIRLS AT RAINBOW LODGEMARGARET VANDERCOOK
She knew that it was not the fault of the window, but of their own curiosity and heedlessness.
A DEAR LITTLE GIRL'S SUMMER HOLIDAYSAMY E. BLANCHARD
But I never can—I'm like him, every one says so, and he says the heedlessness is ingrain, and can't be got rid of.
THE DAISY CHAINCHARLOTTE YONGE
Im really very sorry Dollys heedlessness should have caused one of my aunts guests any embarrassment.
NOTHING BUT THE TRUTHFREDERIC S. ISHAM
Would that prevent your being crushed by the machinery, if you got entangled in it through ignorance or heedlessness?
WESTMINSTER SERMONSCHARLES KINGSLEY
There was, in truth, a sort of wild excitement in the air at that time, and it brings heedlessness.
A KING'S COMRADECHARLES WHISTLER
Boys ring bells with intense heedlessness of its being some one's journey—oftener four journeys—to answer them.
HOUSEHOLD ORGANIZATIONFLORENCE CADDY
To these pleasures I abandoned myself with all the heedlessness of such a wild unbridled nature as mine had always been.
LADY EUREKA, V. 1 (OF 3)ROBERT FOLKESTONE WILLIAMS

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