The very ideal of ignominy
was embodied and made manifest in this contrivance of wood and iron.
When I speak of ignominy
, you think I speak of some chastisement, of imprisonment or death.
And now I speak not of the love that has been turned to hatred, the honor to ignominy
, the ease and plentifulness of all things to danger, want, and nakedness.
You knew that to spare her the ignominy
of learning that a woman like you was her mother, I would endure anything.
Raffles dead was the image that brought release, and indirectly he prayed for that way of release, beseeching that, if it were possible, the rest of his days here below might be freed from the threat of an ignominy
which would break him utterly as an instrument of God's service.
I had sat me down on one of the garden-seats in the Figs, with one hand resting carelessly on the perambulator, in imitation of the nurses, it was so pleasant to assume the air of one who walked with David daily, when to my chagrin I saw Mary approaching with quick stealthy steps, and already so near me that flight would have been ignominy
I asked Ghak if there was not some way in which I could release the girl from the bondage and ignominy
I had unwittingly placed upon her.
His days were filled with morbid self-pity, which eventually engendered in his weak and vacillating mind a hatred for those who had sent him here--for the very men he had at first inwardly thanked for saving him from the ignominy
Would the conductor, I wondered, stop the car and put me off in ignominy
But why should man seek glory, who of his own Hath nothing, and to whom nothing belongs But condemnation, ignominy
, and shame-- Who, for so many benefits received, Turned recreant to God, ingrate and false, And so of all true good himself despoiled; Yet, sacrilegious, to himself would take That which to God alone of right belongs?
I cannot prevail upon myself to copy, for the second time, the horrible title-page which holds up to public ignominy
my husband's name.
Indignant Em sat down and poor, innocent Cecily was haled forth to public ignominy