- She was the youngest of the two daughters of a most affectionate, indulgent father; and had, in consequence of her sister’s marriage, been mistress of his house from a very early period.
- "I rather hope to satisfy you both," said Emma, "for I shall do all in my power to make them happy, which will be enough for Isabella; and happiness must preclude false indulgence and physic."
- "Low, I am afraid, sir, very low," answered his son;—"but we shall be indulgent—especially to any one who leads the way."
- You are sick of prosperity and indulgence.
- She might have prevented the indulgence and increase of such sentiments.
- I was glad you made her play so much, for having no instrument at her grandmother’s, it must have been a real indulgence."
- He shook his head; but there was a smile of indulgence with it, and he only said, "I shall not scold you.
- (I sick of prosperity and indulgence!
- Emma laughed, and replied: "But I had the assistance of all your endeavours to counteract the indulgence of other people.
- MY DEAR MADAM, "If I made myself intelligible yesterday, this letter will be expected; but expected or not, I know it will be read with candour and indulgence.
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- Indulgent parents risk spoiling their children.
- Her parents are strict, but her grandparents are indulgent.
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