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The horror of my boyhood was that I knew a time would come when I also must give up the games, and how it was to be done I saw not (this agony still returns to me in dreams, when I catch myself playing marbles, and look on with cold displeasure); I felt that I must continue playing in secret, and I took this shadow to her, when she told me her own experience, which convinced us both that we were very like each other inside.
His boyhood among the apes spread itself in a slow panorama before him, and as it unfolded it induced within him a mighty longing for the companionship of the shaggy, low-browed brutes of his past.
But for the heavy burden upon his heart he would have been happy in this return to the old free life of his boyhood.
In early boyhood I tired of the teeming cities and overcrowded rural districts of Arizona.
His instinct for story-telling in verse and prose had showed itself from his boyhood, but his first significant appearance in print was in 1886, with a volume of poems later included among the 'Departmental Ditties.
A liking for picnics had lingered in him from boyhood, and existence at Flack's was one prolonged picnic.
Now, poor Flora, being always in fluctuating expectation of the time when Clennam would renew his boyhood and be madly in love with her again, received the whisper with the utmost delight; not only as rendered precious by its mysterious character, but as preparing the way for a tender interview in which he would declare the state of his affections.
Christopher Greig, Ontario Boys: Masculinity and the Idea of Boyhood in Postwar Ontario (Waterloo: Wilfrid Laurier University Press 2014)
BEST PICTURE Will win: Birdman (Or The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance) Should win: The Grand Budapest Hotel Critics' darling Boyhood has fallen by the wayside in recent weeks, allowing the giddy show business satire Birdman to gallop to the front of the pack.
Actress in a Supporting Role Patricia Arquette BOYHOOD IFC Films
BEST PICTURE American Sniper American Sniper Imitation Game Imitation Game Birdman Birdman Selma Selma The Theory Of Everything The Theory Of Everything Boyhood Boyhood The Grand Budapest Hotel The Grand Budapest Hotel Whiplash Whiplash Iwould love to see a British film win this.
Mike Weir, a native of Sarnia Ontario has been drawing on the professional advice of his boyhood friend and professional caddy Brennan Little for 6 years.
Nominees for Best Feature included Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance) , Boyhood , Love is Strange , Selma and Whiplash .
It's been hailed as a movie masterpiece and it's no wonder - Boyhood holds the record for the longest filming period ever.
1 (1) Transformers: Age Of Extinction 2 (2) How to Train Your Dragon 2 3 (3) Mrs Brown's Boys D'Movie 4 (4) The Fault In Our Stars 5 (-) Begin Again 6 (5) 22 Jump Street 1 (1) Transformers: Age Of Extinction 2 (2) How to Train Your Dragon 2 3 (3) Mrs Brown's Boys D'Movie 4 (4) The Fault In Our Stars 5 (-) Begin Again 6 (5) 22 Jump Street 7 (-) Boyhood 8 (7) Maleficent 9 (6) Tammy 10 (8) Chef 7 (-) Boyhood 8 (7) Maleficent 9 (6) Tammy 10 (8) Chef | Chart courtesy of Cineworld Cinemas: www.