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They carried megaphones and signs about repentance and damnation, but once the restaurant’s staff blasted Gaga’s “Born This Way” on the patio speakers the crowd began to disperse.
Only much later, after Anne Sullivan had taught to her to sign using English, had Keller “realized what I had done, and for the first time I felt repentance and sorrow.”
FIVE SCIENTISTS ON THE HEROES WHO CHANGED THEIR LIVES - ISSUE 93: FORERUNNERSALAN LIGHTMAN, HOPE JAHREN, ROBERT SAPOLSKY,DECEMBER 2, 2020NAUTILUS
By 2018, he was eager to demonstrate his repentance, while Daines, two years away from his own reelection bid, was eager to help him.
From mere regrets he was passing now, through dismay, into utter repentance of his promise.
ST. MARTIN'S SUMMERRAFAEL SABATINI
Henoch pleased God, and was translated into paradise, that he may give repentance to the nations.
And remorse without one grain of honest repentance pierced his heart.
I had not prayed openly before, now when I was nearing death it was no time for a hurried repentance and a stammered prayer.
PRIVATE PEATHAROLD R. PEAT
His grandfather had repented, but who was to preach repentance unto these?
THE HEIR OF REDCLYFFECHARLOTTE M. YONGE
How it puts one to shame to hear such repentance with such a confession!'
THE HEIR OF REDCLYFFECHARLOTTE M. YONGE
This touching repentance wrung her heart, so that she always ended by granting him more than he had asked for.
FILE NO. 113EMILE GABORIAU

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