The simple ritual gave him much contentment, and he would continue it as long as he had the strength.
Jan Rodricks, though he seldom appreciated his luck, would have been even more discontented in an earlier age.
As their material conditions improve, men raise their sights and become discontented with powers and possessions that once would have seemed beyond their wildest dreams.
He had no material worries, yet he was discontented and saw no cure for his condition.
But most of the time, with a contented resignation that comes normally to a man only at the end of a long and busy life, he sat before the keyboard and filled the air with his beloved Bach.
It was the sight of that commonplace, brightly coloured rattle beating steadily in airy isolation half a metre away from any support, while Jennifer Anne, her chubby fingers clasped tightly together, lay with a smile of calm contentment on her face.
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She grew more contented with age.
It’s hard to get her to consider a change because she is so contented with the way things are.