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conjugal

of the marriage relationship. It is also becoming common to use the term to describe a longterm relationship between individuals who are not married.
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She had always seen it with pain; but respecting his abilities, and grateful for his affectionate treatment of herself, she endeavoured to forget what she could not overlook, and to banish from her thoughts that continual breach of conjugal obligation and decorum which, in exposing his wife to the contempt of her own children, was so highly reprehensible.
The Canadian rejoined the party, but without the squaw; and Pierre Dorion passed a solitary and anxious night, bitterly regretting his indiscretion in having exercised his conjugal authority so near home.
I stand here on a supreme moral elevation, and I loftily assert her accurate performance of her conjugal duties.
An instinct of prudence born of fear, the excessive fear of being approached and touched by that man, induced her to nod at him slightly (from the height of two steps), with a stir of the lips which the conjugal optimism of Mr Verloc took for a wan and uncertain smile.
Norris began their career of conjugal felicity with very little less than a thousand a year.
The genial disdain of Michel Rollin, who called them impostors, was answered by him with vituperation, of which crapule and canaille were the least violent items; he amused himself with abuse of their private lives, and with sardonic humour, with blasphemous and obscene detail, attacked the legitimacy of their births and the purity of their conjugal relations: he used an Oriental imagery and an Oriental emphasis to accentuate his ribald scorn.
The conjugal affection of her father and mother constituted her ideal of love- affinity, and she looked forward some day to emerging, without shock or friction, into that same quiet sweetness of existence with a loved one.
These men are equally reported to have failed to fulfil their conjugal obligations to their wives as they spend time away from home chewing miraa with friends at their favourite hangout joints.
But he has some conditions: there must be a 'comfortable cell' and 'unlimited' conjugal visits.
Summary: New Delhi [India], May 31 (ANI): The Delhi High Court on Friday issued a notice to the Delhi Government and the Director General (DG), Prison over a PIL seeking conjugal rights for prisoners.
The question arising here is the liability of the third party in the love triangle, or the common-law wife, in connection with a case involving the conjugal properties of the husband and his legal wife.
Lacos de afeto: as repercussoes do estilo de apego primario e estabelecido entre casais no ajustamento conjugal