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And in the hospital of the mind, the lenitive and fostering measures have a still larger share in the work of a moral restoration.
BLACKWOOD'S EDINBURGH MAGAZINE, VOLUME 58, NUMBER 358, AUGUST 1845VARIOUS
Playing is sometimes an excellent lenitive to calm the mind, and to smother the ardent fire of love.
THE MEMOIRES OF CASANOVA, COMPLETEJACQUES CASANOVA DE SEINGALT
Not in a state of lenitive pain, sanative, and in some degree encouraging, but in a condition of incipient mortification.
PERLYCROSSR. D. BLACKMORE
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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