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I have known her since she was a mite, with a fat, solemn dumpling of a face … Her parents are of the good old conservative type, not believing in overmuch book-knowledge for a girl, and with an eye to a good husband and mother-in-law for the child.. [CHINA]
As long as the bandsmen were playing then the British Battalions were not suffering overmuch from the French bombardment.. [Sharpe's Eagle]
Kira stressed the word perhaps overmuch, but she meant it to burn.. [REBELS: THE LIBERATED, BOOK III OF III]
Much of this has been driven by the American Library Association which, truth be told, is not among my favorite organizations, but my distaste for them lacks enough intensity for me to complain overmuch.. [In Favor of Banning Books]
"I should not have thought Brianna the kind of lass to mind her father's word overmuch, " he said.. [Drums of Autumn]
But, for the most part, the religiosity of your music recalls overmuch the fashionable confessor's.. [Musical Portraits Interpretations of Twenty Modern Composers]
This charming _bonhomie_, found among all classes, is apt to take the form of gossip overmuch, which is sometimes wearisome.. [Holidays in Eastern France]
If we deserve applause, we do not have to seek it; when we pride ourselves overmuch, that is a sure signal that we are substituting self-satisfaction for awareness of the continuous urgency to grapple with old and new demands to meet human needs.. [UUpdates - All updates]
I think employers have on occasion used the recession to their advantage, knowing we’re all too worried about losing our jobs to complain overmuch.. [Write On Wednesday – Hard Labor « Becca’s Byline]
"Thou honorest my calling overmuch," said Yoomy, we minstrels but sing our lays carelessly, my lord Media. ". [Mardi: and A Voyage Thither, Vol. II (of 2)]
And as far as we can tell, very few of those carrying out the horrors of the twentieth century worried overmuch that God was watching what they were doing either.. [2010 June - Telic Thoughts]
I've only tried one of his novels and didn't care for it overmuch (Starplex), but I suspect that might be a consequence of the novel I tried, rather than the overall quality and virtues of the author.. [SF Signal Interviews Robert J. Sawyer]
It's good how he shows the dialogue, the outside, without dwelling overmuch on the internal world of the narrator.. [The Virtues of Patience]
From the OP: And as far as we can tell, very few of those carrying out the horrors of the twentieth century worried overmuch that God was watching what they were doing either.. [Berlinski's Wisdom]
James Purefoy as Mark Antony in the same series, of course, was conventionally beautiful, and while this is not historically accurate, I suspect that like most women viewers, I'm not going to complain overmuch.. [Angelina Jolie's Cleopatra will show Egypt's queen as more than a sex kitten]
"You have grudged the very fire in your house because the wood cost overmuch!" he cried.. [The Wit of Porportuk]