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Comfort

An important design objective in sustainable building. Designing for comfort aims to create a space that people enjoy; such qualitative, performance-based objectives are a hallmark of sustainable building.
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The girls flew about, trying to make things comfortable, each in her own way.
She went and hired a room for her with old Widow Mallet, and she gave her knitting and needlework when she was able to do it; and when she was ill she sent her dinners and many nice, comfortable things, and was like a mother to her.
He accepts, and the pleasant talk and the beer flow for an hour or two, and by and by the professor, properly charged and comfortable, gives a cordial good night, while the students stand bowing and uncovered; and then he moves on his happy way homeward with all his vast cargo of learning afloat in his hold.
The folly of not allowing people to be comfortable at homeand the folly of people's not staying comfortably at home when they can
As it is, without any addition of mine, they will each have about three thousand pounds on their mother's death--a very comfortable fortune for any young woman.
When Martha told stories of what "mother" said or did they always sounded comfortable.
We will be comfortable by the fire, Lecount -- and have a nice little dinner -- and try to make it like old times.
Well then, understand once for all that I never shall or can be comfortable - or anything but miserable - there, Biddy
As a young man I was an evident failure, and so, having made the countersign, I was speedily transformed to my old self; and I must say that it was a most comfortable feeling, something like getting back again into an old coat or an old pair of shoes.
Then said the master, 'You have made yourself very comfortable to rest
THE shed was almost quite full of feathers--it was almost suffocating; but it was comfortable and very soft.
He took the hint, and soon began with, "This seems a very comfortable house.