Then it was that she learned the truth of his self-sacrificing devotion.
You have demonstrated a love that is high, and noble, and self-sacrificing.
But, gentle and self-sacrificing as ever, she recovered herself immediately.
But this self-sacrificing proposal was dubiously received by both the ladies.
Does not every act of my self-sacrificing life point to such an aim?
These people are not self-sacrificing, like the previous type.
He was a gentle, self-sacrificing man, of kindly words and generous deeds.
Oh, brag to me about your modest, self-sacrificing spinsters!
Yes, and known to have done scores of deeds as good and self-sacrificing as that.
But there was no chance for a self-sacrificing brother to question his sister.