I had been out, one day, loitering somewhere, in the listless, meditative manner that my way of life engendered, when...
It is very possible that it had been in my mind a long time, and had gradually engendered my determination.
But I know in what it is engendered, Trotwood, — in how true a remembrance of our having grown up together, and in how true an interest in all relating to you.
And he takes,’ said my mother, with the tears which were engendered in her affectionate nature, stealing down her face, ’he takes great pains with me; and I ought to be very thankful to him, and very submissive to him even in my thoughts; and when I am not, Peggotty, I worry and condemn myself, and feel doubtful of my own heart, and don’t know what to do.’
I had never doubted his meanness, his craft and malice; but I fully comprehended now, for the first time, what a base, unrelenting, and revengeful spirit, must have been engendered by this early, and this long, suppression.
Such speculations as it engendered within me I kept to myself, and those were faint enough.
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The police in Mexico don’t engender confidence.
The sincerity of her apology engendered forgiveness.