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«Summer is the time when one sheds one's tensions with one's clothes, and the right kind of day is jeweled balm for the battered spirit. A few of those days and you can become drunk with the belief that all's right with the world.»
Author: Ada Louise Huxtable
, spirit world
, That Summer
«For the mind disturbed, the still beauty of dawn is nature's finest balm»
«Friendship is certainly the finest balm for the pangs of disappointed love.»
«Humor has been the balm of my life, but it's been reserved for those close to me, not part of the public Lana.»
«Come Sleep! Oh Sleep, the certain knot of peace, the baiting-place of wit, the balm of woe, the poor man's wealth, the prisoner's release, the indifferent judge between the high and low.»
«Is there no balm in Gilead; is there no physician there? why then is not the health of the daughter of my people recovered?»
«And their father Israel said unto them, If it must be so now, do this; take of the best fruits in the land in your vessels, and carry down the man a present, a little balm, and a little honey, spices, and myrrh, nuts, and almonds: / And take double money in your hand; and the money that was brought again in the mouth of your sacks, carry it again in your hand; peradventure it was an oversight: / Take also your brother, and arise, go again unto the man: / And God Almighty give you mercy before the man, that he may send away your other brother, and Benjamin. If I be bereaved of my children, I am bereaved.»
, bereft of
, God Almighty
, send away
, take of
«Silence is the universal refuge, the sequel to all dull discourses and all foolish acts, a balm to our every chagrin, as welcome after satiety as after disappointment»
Author: Henry David Thoreau
, The Discourses