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Gratitude

agrimony
traditional symbol for gratitude. [Flower Symbolism: Flora Symbolica, 172]
Androcles
because he had once extracted a thorn from its paw, the lion refrained from attacking Androcles in the arena. [Rom. Lit.: Brewer Dictionary, 33]
Canticle of the Sun, The
St. Francis of Assisi’s pantheistic hymn of thanks. [Christian Hagiog.: Bishop, 296]
Hannah
jubilantly thankful to God for giving son.
Magwitch, Abel
amply repays Pip for having helped him when in desperate straits. [Br. Lit.: Dickens Great Expectations]
Noah’s altar
built to thank God for safe landing. [O. T.: Genesis 8:20–21]
Thanksgiving Day
American holiday acknowledging God’s favor. [Am. Culture: Brewer Dictionary, 1071]
References in classic literature ?
You'll have to go and thank him," said Jo, by way of a joke, for the idea of the child's really going never entered her head.
Laurence, who looked quite taken aback, and held out her hand, saying, with only a small quaver in her voice, "I came to thank you, sir, for.
Ah, well, we saved her, for it was n't too late, thank heaven, and the first thing she said was, 'Oh, why did you bring me back?
We sail within the hour, never to return; but we wish you and that other jungle friend to know that we shall always thank you for what you did for strangers on your shore, and that we should have done infinitely more to reward you both had you given us the opportunity.
No, sir, no; I can't do that, thank you, I have only just money enough to get back with.
Thanks To U asks users to roll back the days, weeks, months and even years to acknowledge and appreciate a kindness or action, and reach that person by publicly saying thank you.
Special thanks goes to the staff and carers at Kirkwood Hospice for their support given to Ray and his family, to Rev.
Thanks for never seeing the Palestinians as human beings like yourselves.
Many thanks to Briarwood Nursing Home for the loving care given to Ron.
Thanks to Brian and Rose for their wonderful hospitality after the Service and special thanks to Tony for all his support.
With thanks also to Belford Medical Practise for all their care and attention, Rev.