On the contrary, I shall have great pleasure in sending it to perdition to punish its Maker,’ exclaimed the blasphemer.
And if you flatter yourself that I don’t perceive it, you are a fool; and if you think I can be consoled by sweet words, you are an idiot: and if you fancy I’ll suffer unrevenged, I’ll convince you of the contrary, in a very little while!
Linton, on the contrary, displayed the true courage of a loyal and faithful soul: he trusted God; and God comforted him.
’You cannot deny that you entered my house of your own accord, in contempt of his injunctions to the contrary.
’Contrary, then,’ answered another, in deep but softened tones.
Shame at her scorn, and hope of her approval, were his first prompters to higher pursuits; and instead of guarding him from one and winning him to the other, his endeavours to raise himself had produced just the contrary result.
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We will not allow members to act contrary to our code of ethics.
What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say to the contrary.