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Now there are changed ways and more luxury and a new day—less simpleness; but not among the good people we have left.
THE RED CITYS. WEIR MITCHELL
Then raillery, which was directed against simpleness, makes way for the admiration inspired by noble simplicity.
THE AESTHETICAL ESSAYSFRIEDRICH SCHILLER
In that land men worship the ox, for his simpleness and for his meekness, and for the profit that comes of him.
Yet the simpleness of his sorrow prevailed, and I listened with the wet in my eyes.
A bucolic slavey—a person whose cheerful simpleness is like to that of the little creatures of the field—attends you.
TURNS ABOUT TOWNROBERT CORTES HOLLIDAY
And then in all the simpleness of a boy he asked, "Dost think our sister was caught up into the heavens like Elijah?"
And there men worship the ox for his simpleness and for his meekness, and for the profit that cometh of him.
On the other hand, in his spiritual struggles there is a simpleness that sometimes suggests childishness.
Both exclaimed at the simpleness of the idea, though Sarja remained somewhat doubtful.
The little poem of village living,—of home simpleness and frugal prettiness,—of that, the two first lines alone had rhymed!
THE OTHER GIRLSMRS. A. D. T. WHITNEY

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