Besides, I believe, between ourselves, she did this in order to distract her mind, that she might forget; and she only filled her head in order to alleviate the weight on her heart.
Seek not to console me; alas, nothing can alleviate so great a sorrow—the wound is too deep and too fresh!
I had speedy proofs that the excellent abbe was engaged in my behalf, for the rigors of my imprisonment were alleviated by many trifling though acceptable indulgences, and I was told that my trial was to be postponed to the assizes following those now being held.
Now, my daughter, learn from my lips how you may alleviate this misfortune, so far as it will affect you.
The doctor left him in this paroxysm, knowing that he could do nothing to alleviate it, and, going up to Noirtier, said abruptly, "How do you find yourself?
"See," said d’Avrigny to Villefort, "nature knows how to alleviate the deepest sorrow.
Oh, work, work,—my passion, my joy, my delight,—it is for thee to alleviate my sorrows!" and he convulsively grasped the hand of d’Avrigny.
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