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content as in:  content with how things are

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  • "Yes'm," I said, not bothering to add that she repeated herself so much that all a body had to do was listen to the first few minutes of her lesson to be free to daydream to her heart's content.   (source)
    content = satisfaction
  • Mae surveyed it all and sighed contentedly.   (source)
    contentedly = in a satisfied manner
  • I wish they were more gray, because I hate most guys that have green eyes, but I have to be content with what I have.   (source)
    content = satisfied
  • They were perfectly content with a succession of B's and an occasional A or C.   (source)
  • There was one odd thing, though, that I never understood: in spite of Atticus's shortcomings as a parent, people were content to re-elect him to the state legislature that year, as usual, without opposition.   (source)
  • The pig-run kept close to the jumble of rocks that lay down by the water on the other side and Ralph was content to follow Jack along it.   (source)
  • But on the way back, as he contentedly ate his prize, I was allowed to do as I wished.   (source)
    contentedly = in a satisfied manner
  • When a young man came to call what did one talk about? Was it all up to the girl? She had tried her best, but William seemed content just to sit, his back stiffly straight, his large capable hands resting squarely on his sturdy wool-clad knees.   (source)
    content = satisfied
  • A contented Mr. Gies sits on the divan or leans against the desk with his newspaper, cup and usually the cat at his side.   (source)
  • He ate again, sighed with contentment.   (source)
    contentment = satisfaction
  • All involved lived contentedly ever after, except perhaps Mrs. Liddell, who liked Reginald Hargreaves decently enough, but oh, how splendid it would have been if only Alice had married a prince!   (source)
    contentedly = in a satisfied manner
  • Miss Brent said: "The abandoned creature, not content with having one sin on her conscience, committed a still graver sin."   (source)
    content = satisfied
  • And being contented has none of the glamour of a good fight against misfortune, none of the picturesqueness of a struggle with temptation, or a fatal overthrow by passion or doubt.   (source)
    contented = satisfied and unworried
  • Human sympathy has its limits, and we were content to let all their tragic arguments fade with the city lights behind.   (source)
    content = satisfied
  • Thus momentarily we have the two things a soldier needs for contentment: good food and rest.   (source)
    contentment = satisfaction
  • Anne sat long at her window that night companioned by a glad content.   (source)
  • He had earned it, and he would not be content with less.   (source)
    content = satisfied
  • Now you must be content to skip ten or eleven whole years, and only guess at all the wonderful life that Mowgli led among the wolves, because if it were written out it would fill ever so many books.   (source)
  • I was so contented and happy I felt as if I would like to sit right there without moving until I fell asleep.   (source)
  • The dawn is close at hand, and we have reason to be content with our first night's work.   (source)
  • I might, for instance, have contented myself with writing out the narratives of a veteran shipmaster, one of the Inspectors, whom I should be most ungrateful not to mention, since scarcely a day passed that he did not stir me to laughter and admiration by his marvelous gifts as a story-teller.   (source)
  • I have often been utterly astonished, since I came to the north, to find persons who could speak of the singing, among slaves, as evidence of their contentment and happiness.   (source)
    contentment = satisfaction
  • They did not appear rich, but they were contented and happy; their feelings were serene and peaceful, while mine became every day more tumultuous.   (source)
    contented = satisfied
  • And though Kya was never completely healed from the scorn and suspicion surrounding her, a soft contentment, a near-happiness settled into her.†   (source)
  • Instead he contented himself with scrawling a note to Ron: Let's do it tonight.†   (source)
  • Then he pressed his hands firmly and transmitted a memory of deep, contented exhaustion.†   (source)
  • You've traded the general social good for private contentment?†   (source)
  • that balm of peace and contentment, that ambrosia of the skin.†   (source)
  • Nina had not contented herself with the views from the upper decks.†   (source)
  • Our encounters always leave me weary of the glum contentment that characterizes my life.†   (source)
  • Jill sits contentedly next to a girl named Aster Cheng.†   (source)
  • But Aziza only muttered contentedly and dug her face in deeper.†   (source)
  • Thomas devoured each bite, hunger trumping everything else, the mood of contentment and relief around him palpable.†   (source)
  • Langdon's body felt warm and deeply contented.†   (source)
  • A contented silence settled over the table as everyone ate their fill.†   (source)
  • The horse, which had been contentedly ripping up and masticating a clump of thick grass, stopped then.†   (source)
  • And many of these patients were well-off, from rich families, so their wealth did not buy them happiness or contentment.†   (source)
  • The three Alphas at the table laughed contentedly.†   (source)
  • The Lone Wolf was often an angry wolf, whereas a Misfit was often calm and contented.†   (source)
  • Madame Manec takes off her shoes and lights a cigarette and lets out a contented groan.†   (source)
  • But the frowns had at last faded away, replaced entirely by the pleasant, contented smiles.†   (source)
  • He wore a brown hoodie and a smile of great contentment.†   (source)
  • Inside their cedar tree, for nearly four years, he and Hatsue had held one another with the dreamy contentedness of young lovers.†   (source)
  • For the rest of the morning they worked quietly and steadily, realizing that their contentment here at Uncle Monty's house did not erase their parents' death, not at all, but at least it made them feel better after feeling so sad, for so long.†   (source)
  • Yet he appeared content to watch Ben-Hur, and Hester throwing up; maybe that's what faith is—exactly that contentment, even facing the future.†   (source)
  • Kate called it his kick of contentment, he was happy with me.†   (source)
  • Looking up at the ceiling, she rotated her raw, burning joints and gave a sigh of contentment.†   (source)
  • He stroked the raven's head with his thumb, and the bird made a contented quorking sound.†   (source)
  • With a contented sigh, Josie flopped down on her pillow.†   (source)
  • She prattled on, and contentedly he half listened.†   (source)
  • It was called "Perfectly Contented.†   (source)
  • The meadows were dotted with contented animals.†   (source)
  • And I'd rather see a contented hog go to that chair than an aggravated hog.†   (source)
  • Kate contentedly went back to her labeling.†   (source)
  • To Queen Levana's endless dismay, not all Lunars are so easily brainwashed into mindless contentment, and many have risked their lives to escape Luna and relocate here.†   (source)
  • Desire is enemy to contentment; desire is illness, a feverish brain.†   (source)
  • The families that get the early telegrams have that contented look.†   (source)
  • She kept her mind on these and other memories like them in order to maintain a little contented-cat smile throughout the ceremony, until it was kissing time and she had to congratulate her sister.†   (source)
  • I lay contentedly in her arms as the rain washed away my humiliation and shame.†   (source)
  • It was not until later, as he lay back just before full-belly contented sleep, that he remembered having seen some pictures in a magazine of the cave paintings in France.†   (source)
  • Otherwise, she ignored them and spent her time sewing and mumbling to herself, contentedly senile.†   (source)
  • She hummed contentedly.†   (source)
  • It was about the worst outcome possible for my competitive wife: a town of contented also-rans.†   (source)
  • I sighed contentedly.†   (source)
  • Though I must say, I lived in that contented state a long while before I was finally able to look back and admit how desolate my life had once been.†   (source)
  • She smiled—not the wine smile but her old smile of tenderness and love and contentment.†   (source)
  • Contentment.†   (source)
  • They entered with quiet dignity and grace, faces full of contentment and peace, young ones holding the hands of even younger ones.†   (source)
  • Marley stood there panting contentedly, not a trace of concern on his face, and then he lay down and let out a sigh.†   (source)
  • Only then will we achieve true happiness and contentment.†   (source)
  • And yet, as she wrote in her email, she was moved by how contented I seemed.†   (source)
  • He sighed contentedly.†   (source)
  • Father and Betsie and I were seated around the dining room table, Father replacing watches in their pockets and Betsie doing needlework, our big, black, slightly-Persian cat curled contentedly in her lap.†   (source)
  • He smiled contentedly, like he could think of no better way to spend his day than flying back and forth from Cape Cod, helping his friends, and channeling the voices of otherworldly ninjas.†   (source)
  • I pull Evie onto my lap and she sits there quite contentedly, she's getting sleepy in the sunshine.†   (source)
  • He couldn't go back to "Storm upon the Waters" that they sang under the trees of Sweet Home, so he contented himself with mmmmmmmmm, throwing in a line if one occurred to him, and what occurred over and over was "Bare feet and chamomile sap,/ Took off my shoes; took off my hat."†   (source)
  • He contented himself with looking around, committing everything he saw to his incredible memory.†   (source)
  • He scratched their bristly chins, and the pigs grunted and munched contentedly.†   (source)
  • I read Caroline a story and put her to bed feeling blessed for my family's health, and I can't quite tell if this growing sense of contentedness is from exhaustion or the wine.†   (source)
  • He would contentedly kick a ball around for hours in the backyard in Austria, by himself, and developed his soccer skills along with self-confidence.†   (source)
  • Church rolled onto his back, purring contentedly.†   (source)
  • While I still missed Dad for a long time, I felt a sense of contentment being with just my mother and my brother because we really did have a happy family.†   (source)
  • Godliness actually is a means of great gain when accompanied by contentment.— I TIMOTHY 6:6†   (source)
  • You can't know squirrels lead 'charming, contented lives.'†   (source)
  • "You might become one of us," he smiled his wise, contented smile.†   (source)
  • Clara closed her eyes, breathed a contented sigh, and left for the other world without looking back.†   (source)
  • In mid-roar, at last, all faded to honest laughter, pleasant chuckling, faint giggling, then softly and with great contentment receiving and giving, breath, shaking his happy-weary head, the good ache of action in his throat and ribs, gone from his crumpled hand.†   (source)
  • Old, fat, and contented, she had arrived in the company of her oldest son who, like his father, had been a colonel in the army but had been repudiated by him because of his contemptible behavior during the massacre of the banana workers in San Juan de la Cienaga.†   (source)
  • When you beg me for your breath, then I shall be contented.†   (source)
  • He squashed the entire pie in his mouth and chewed it contentedly.†   (source)
  • Contented air.†   (source)
  • Sometimes, at night, she closed her eyes and lay awake, listening to his steady breathing, filled with a deep sense of contentment.†   (source)
  • And from what you tell me, Mrs Benn, you have reason to be contented.†   (source)
  • Alex had the same air of contentment about him when his kids were around.†   (source)
  • It was strange behavior for someone who had been so contented by the fire the night before.†   (source)
  • Contentment thrived in repetition, routine, familiarity.†   (source)
  • My mind flailed around and landed on one thing—one little island of contentment in a world that had turned into stress and confusion and madness.†   (source)
  • The count was munching contentedly on "IT NEVER RAINS BUT IT POURS" and the king was busy slicing one that stated "NIGHT AIR IS BAD AIR."†   (source)
  • "Nomura-obasan sighs contentedly and listens to the nasal-voiced man on the record singing "Darling, I am growing old, silver threads among the gold.†   (source)
  • When she reached to feel his hair, rub his scalp, Ghosh purred with contentment.†   (source)
  • Such accessories, and the dust and the winds and the ever calling train whistles, add up to a "home town" that is probably remembered with nostalgia by those who have left it, and that for those who have remained, provides a sense of roots and contentment.†   (source)
  • A little while later they came out smoking cigars, talking contentedly in the mellow lower register of the German language.†   (source)
  • So I came home on an earlier flight, hoping to share this new feeling of contentment with Don, but-he's not here.†   (source)
  • She was sitting, contentedly engaged in this particular activity, when a slow dark movement along the baseboard caught her eye.†   (source)
  • So he held it down so Lump could take it into his mouth and plod contentedly along.†   (source)
  • Rob hums contentedly on his bed, wearing $100 earphones.†   (source)
  • Eriksson smiled contentedly.†   (source)
  • All this while Jill went to and fro, sometimes stirring the pot and sometimes looking out enviously at the Donkey and the Unicorn who were contentedly grazing.†   (source)
  • For example, here you are, one of the richest young fellows of my acquaintance, living along very contentedly where every tenet you profess to hold is daily outraged.†   (source)
  • Looking at her parents, united side by side before her, Grace felt true contentment.†   (source)
  • The baby lay contentedly in my arms, gazing into my eyes.†   (source)
  • They showed me a contentment based on the belief that nothing more was coming to them, although a great deal more was due.†   (source)
  • Lost in the stories, in the telling, I find my satisfaction, contentment, peace, even in the most tragic ones.†   (source)
  • There are more ways than one of being happy, better perhaps to be peaceful and contented and protected, as I feel now, peaceful for years and long years, and afterwards I may be saved whatever Myra says.†   (source)
  • He heaved an immense sigh of contentment.†   (source)
  • As far as he could remember, Sam slept through the night in deep content, if logs are contented.†   (source)
  • He watched, contented, as a neat forest of two-by-fours grew on top of them.†   (source)
  • Happiness and contentment were going to be a little harder for her than for me.†   (source)
  • Without another word Bug took off down the path at a full run, and an odd expression of contentment came over the knight's face.†   (source)
  • Stretching my arms above my head, then collapsing contentedly onto an enormous mound of pillows.†   (source)
  • THE FEAST BEFORE THE KILL IGNATIUS STARED UP AT THE SKY in blissful contentment.†   (source)
  • All of this is true, and yet these days my contentment comes from knowing that Snow Flower's and my blood will soon rule the house of Lu.†   (source)
  • Her heart was not beating as strongly as usual and she felt weary and old, but she was sure at last that she had saved Wilbur's life, and she felt peaceful and contented.†   (source)
  • And I have been so contented, nurtured, loved, babied, spoiled and all the other good and belonging and happy words there are that ...well, I promise I'll be better about writing in the future, okay?†   (source)
  • —Philip Dormer Stanhope, fourth Earl of Chesterfield (1694-1773), British statesman Iwake up with a feeling of deep and utter contentment, even though I'm sleeping alone, Andrew having stumbled to his own bed after an attempt at sleeping together in the narrow MDF bed failed miserably, thanks to his long legs and my tendency to sleep with my knees curled up to my chest.†   (source)
  • I decided to leave the remaining chores for the afternoon and returned upstairs to set Tom to my breast so that Jane Martin would find him with full belly when she arrived shortly to watch over him....As I hoped, he barely stirred as I lifted him, greeting me only with a single long stare before closing his eyes and commencing his contented suckling.†   (source)
  • After a silent and contented interval, Tamar lifted the Christmas pudding from the pan.†   (source)
  • Part of my deep contentment was due, I'm sure, to being with my father, but part, too, was that I was no longer fighting.†   (source)
  • The thought brought a flutter of contentment to his belly.†   (source)
  • I've seen Communist pictures showing a contented woman sitting on her bunk sewing.†   (source)
  • He seemed to feel a profound contentment.†   (source)
  • There was the tinkle of running water and the lazy drone of contented bees.†   (source)
  • But Crenshinibon was not contented.†   (source)
  • They're thick to keep the spirit warm and contented.†   (source)
  • Coon Jack set down, total mollified and contented, as was everybody else.†   (source)
  • One moment I was contentedly, unhurriedly binding and propping up sheaves; the next, it was as if something had hit me physically, inside my head.†   (source)
  • Ernesto's pallid skin mottled with excitement, his tentative hands that quickly became assured under her encouragement, the way he laid his — downy head between her breasts and slept contentedly, like a well-fed baby.†   (source)
  • At day's end the children had collapsed on their parents, and they all had napped right there, a huge ballof wild-angled limbs, deep breathing, and the contented sighs of tired, happy people at rest.†   (source)
  • Years earlier, Archer and Doreen Jayawardene had mentioned to him that Rock Hill was a "see devi" place, meaning a home of contentment and peace.†   (source)
  • Rayl asked in a contented tone.†   (source)
  • He looked very contented.†   (source)
  • He did not want to think of it now, in his contentment; but sometimes he looked at her, and it seemed that his Helen, the real Helen, had moved away.†   (source)
  • Men in shirt sleeves contentedly pushed their power mowers along the lawns of the suburbs.†   (source)
  • "Ah," said Fiedler contentedly, "it depends on the need.†   (source)
  • I lay there, as contented as a Holstein, until my peace was interrupted by a pickup that slurped its way through the muddy field, right toward me and my tent.†   (source)
  • He was a deeply contented man.†   (source)
  • He liked what he was doing and he didn't want to be somewhere else—one of the very few contented people I met in my whole journey.†   (source)
  • They would graze contentedly where they were for another hour.†   (source)
  • Hence, on my first expedition afield I contented myself with making a circular tour on a radius of about three hundred yards from the cabin.†   (source)
  • But the intimate contentment would not come.†   (source)
  • KELLER [NO BREAK]: —things to do, to behave like—even look like—a human child, so manageable, contented, cleaner, more—†   (source)
  • I was already getting a bit drunk, and felt happy—happy, contented beyond any earlier imagining.†   (source)
  • It's going to be beautiful," she said contentedly.†   (source)
  • My temper rose as I heard that contented, rippling, high-pitched sound.†   (source)
  • So I had to be content without him; but contentment cannot be forced, and Nathan noticed my preoccupation.†   (source)
  • She hummed contentedly as she collected the quondong, storing them first in Peter's handkerchief then in the folds of her dress.†   (source)
  • He can keep you just well enough fed that you rest contented in your shanty.†   (source)
  • He lights his cigar and sits down in the rocker at right of table, which is his chair, and puffs contentedly.†   (source)
  • [As he mentions the various items of clothing he points self-contentedly to his own hat, tie and shoes.†   (source)
  • In the silence, the kittens squeaked and Brother murmured in contentment, patting Claudie's face.†   (source)
  • Perhaps she contented herself with seeing him from afar, when the engine was being refuelled with the help of all the passengers.†   (source)
  • Yet the mouth carried no suggestion either of smiling or of gravity; only strength, silence, manhood, and indifferent contentment.†   (source)
  • It was only that he had relished his contentment.†   (source)
  • She would be going to bed, for instance, contentedly, after the pictures, when the thought would strike her, "Another day gone!"†   (source)
  • That evening's work made us more or less content to leave next morning.   (source)
  • We are not content with negative obedience, nor even with the most abject submission.   (source)
  • Kropp is contented now and more accommodating: "How many of us were there in the class exactly?"   (source)
  • Last of all came the cat, who looked round, as usual, for the warmest place, and finally squeezed herself in between Boxer and Clover; there she purred contentedly throughout Major's speech without listening to a word of what he was saying.   (source)
    contentedly = in a satisfied manner
  • For of course, they didn't content themselves with merely hatching out embryos: any cow could do that.   (source)
    content = satisfy
  • 'None of you has ever seen a dead donkey,' and the others had to be content with this cryptic answer.   (source)
    content = satisfied
  • There must be men to tend them, men as steady as the wheels upon their axles, sane men, obedient men, stable in contentment.   (source)
    contentment = satisfaction
  • On several occasions, indeed, he did learn E, F, G, H, but by the time he knew them, it was always discovered that he had forgotten A, B, C, and D. Finally he decided to be content with the first four letters, and used to write them out once or twice every day to refresh his memory.   (source)
    content = satisfied
  • The ruling groups were always infected to some extent by liberal ideas, and were content to leave loose ends everywhere, to regard only the overt act and to be uninterested in what their subjects were thinking.   (source)
  • …–would wake to these things, or rather to a dream of which these things, transformed and embellished by the soma in her blood, were the marvellous constituents, and smile once more her broken and discoloured smile of infantile contentment.   (source)
    contentment = satisfaction
  • One had the feeling that she would have been perfectly content, if the June evening had been endless and the supply of clothes inexhaustible, to remain there for a thousand years, pegging out diapers and singing rubbish.   (source)
    content = satisfied
  • They were out in the open at last and Gatsby was content.   (source)
  • I am content to implore in such a case, not on personal grounds, but for the sake of others.   (source)
  • ...in two hours he was lying very contentedly in Petersen Sahib's hammock...   (source)
    contentedly = in a satisfied manner
  • I'm quite content to be Anne of Green Gables, with my string of pearl beads.   (source)
    content = satisfied or happy
  • But I'm content, for it's comin' to me, my deary, and comin' quick.   (source)
    content = satisfied
  • To be sure, they seem contented enough; but then, I suppose, they're used to it.   (source)
  • At five o'clock I looked in on him, and found him seemingly as happy and contented as he used to be.   (source)
    contented = satisfied and unworried
  • At once weary and content, I slept soon and soundly: when I awoke it was broad day.   (source)
    content = satisfied or happy
  • My companion will be of the same nature as myself and will be content with the same fare.   (source)
    content = satisfied
  • I have found that, to make a contented slave, it is necessary to make a thoughtless one.   (source)
  • Chase away your idle fears; to you alone do I consecrate my life and my endeavours for contentment.   (source)
    contentment = satisfaction
  • If one shook hands, for instance; but no — that would not content me either.   (source)
    content = satisfy
  • Famine for food, expectation for content.   (source)
    content = satisfaction or happiness
  • I will think what you like, sir: I am content to be only your nurse, if you think it better.   (source)
    content = satisfied or happy
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  • Its contents would be verified and delivery confirmation would he sent.   (source)
    contents = contained items
  • Stone spread a surgical drape on the table and shook out the contents of the bag.   (source)
    contents = things within
  • Unwrapping it back in my hotel room, I crumbled the contents across a leaf of cigarette paper.   (source)
    contents = things inside
  • " 'Answers to the name of Buck,' " the man soliloquized, quoting from the saloon-keeper's letter which had announced the consignment of the crate and contents.   (source)
    contents = contained items
  • He swallowed the contents and returned it to me.   (source)
    contents = what it held
  • But the cursory glance my father had taken of my volume by no means assured me that he was acquainted with its contents, and I continued to read with the greatest avidity.   (source)
    contents = what was inside it
  • He made no distinction between grammar and content, between form and substance.†   (source)
  • Occasionally he brought the copy of Mein Kampf and read it next to the flames, seething at the content.†   (source)
  • The competition was always between me and my best friend Moniba, who had beautiful writing and presentation, which the examiners liked, but I knew I could beat her on content.†   (source)
  • You'll each have four hours with Effie for presentation and four with me for content," says Haymitch.†   (source)
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  • The salt content in seawater is so high that it is considered a poison.†   (source)
  • They were content with just food and water, and, in exchange, they generously gave of their wool, their company, and—once in a while—their meat.†   (source)
  • It's not the content of the letter so much as the tone.†   (source)
  • After that, they can kill everyone to their heart's content, if that's what they want to do.†   (source)
  • THEY CAME UP ALONG THE SOUTH FENCE AND CROSSED THE shallow swells of the field, with Essay, for once, content to stay near his side.†   (source)
  • Total information content: 17.5 KB.†   (source)
  • Because it was not a discrete event; it was the form of an Not content with the toll exacted by means of incarceration and forced labor in inhospitable climes, the supreme authorities sought to efface the Enemies of the People.†   (source)
  • But a large minority was content to live off the dole.†   (source)
  • To many people, the content of Mona and Cassie's letters might seem like typical teen gossip, and in a certain way it is.†   (source)
  • He had to be content with that.†   (source)
  • If my entire life is like this, loud laughter and bold action and the kind of exhaustion you feel after a hard but satisfying day, I will be content.†   (source)
  • I was fourteen years old—and a well-content Hindu on a holiday—when I met Jesus Christ.†   (source)
  • Since I know it is all for Christ's good, I am quite content with my weaknesses and with insults, hardships, persecutions and calamities.†   (source)
  • Will, watching the film, seemed relaxed and almost content.†   (source)
  • I felt full and content.†   (source)
  • Thomas could almost convince himself he'd be completely content, happy and excited to learn his new life, aim for his goal of being a Runner.†   (source)
  • Where most banks were content with the usual polished marble and granite, this one had opted for wall-to-wall metal and rivets.†   (source)
  • She wasn't over losing her mother; that would take a long time, but she seemed content enough to be with me.†   (source)
  • Except for the times when we were hungry, I was quite content to be a Five.†   (source)
  • And you are content to be ignorant, which is worse.†   (source)
  • Luther was content to look after his goldfish and become quietly drunk.†   (source)
  • He felt content.†   (source)
  • Then reduce the 0, content to 1 percent.†   (source)
  • Sirius was a brave, clever and energetic man, and such men are not usually content to sit at home in hiding while they believe others to be in danger.†   (source)
  • Hemoglobin is iron-containing protein that makes up 97 percent of every red blood cell's content, when dry.†   (source)
  • Werner walks behind, content to be in his shadow.†   (source)
  • Ty had been content enough with his patched-together hog operation, Pete had accepted the bargain of his life—routine frustration, occasional blowups, but at least some larger purpose to participate in.†   (source)
  • She was so content she almost didn't bother to sneer at them.†   (source)
  • "So we have to content ourselves with the people we do know and can know," Bailey said, sighing loudly again.†   (source)
  • Tired and content and...frustrated.†   (source)
  • You asked him about the content of his conversation with the defendant?†   (source)
  • We were content.†   (source)
  • Be content with an occasional grimace.†   (source)
  • She was perfectly content with that.†   (source)
  • He was quite content to let Amanda do the talking, for he knew that behind her grumbling was all that he had ever wanted.†   (source)
  • To be content with herself and her life and to not be an emotional yo-yo.†   (source)
  • Instead, he stands quietly, content to watch.†   (source)
  • She could be angrier with him if he were not so sweet-natured and content and surrounded by successful friends.†   (source)
  • Those girls were content looking out the window all day, watching the sun come up and go down.†   (source)
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