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The needs of those poor hungry souls rose before me, as I sang and prayed, and the message of love came welling up in my soul.
Nobody noticedin the busy amenitiesthe sudden welling and ebbing of that one poor little heart-fountain.
THE MINISTER'S WOOINGHARRIET BEECHER STOWE
Nancy felt happy tears welling into her eyes, and Della Rocca's clear-cut, down-curving profile wavered before her gaze.
THE DEVOURERSANNIE VIVANTI CHARTRES
Her little hand trembled, and her bosom heaved as though a sob were welling up for utterance.
Many shed tears, and felt, as they withdrew in respectful silence, a new sense of devotion welling up in their hearts.
THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTEWILLIAM MILLIGAN SLOANE
With welling heart she watched the sun go down; the glory of the widely-radiating hues give way to the pall of night.
UNDER THE ROSEFREDERIC STEWART ISHAM
"I will beat down the door," he muttered, tears in his voice, tears welling up in his heart and choking him.
THE LONG NIGHTSTANLEY WEYMAN
I spun on my heel and left him, nor did he follow; and a great lump was in my throat and tears welling in my eyes.
RICHARD CARVEL, COMPLETEWINSTON CHURCHILL
She drew a deep sigh, and with an effort repressed the tears welling in her deep-set, haunted eyes.
THE SIGN OF SILENCEWILLIAM LE QUEUX
In less than two minutes he returned to the room, with the first slow welling of panic inside him.
GONE FISHINGJAMES H. SCHMITZ

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