I too have denied myself
, have worked and struggled to make a home for the girl I cared for.
Ah, but I've lived easy in the meantime, never denied myself
o' nothing heart desires, and slep' soft and ate dainty all my days but when at sea.
'If I had been poor,' said brother Charles, with sparkling eyes; 'if I had been poor, Mr Nickleby, my dear sir, which thank God I am not, I would have denied myself
(of course anybody would under such circumstances) the commonest necessaries of life, to help her.
Baktash voiced remorse for "the harm I have done not only to myself but to all those who love me." And he acknowledged, "I have denied myself
so many precious moments I should have had with my family.
It hurts me that I denied myself
sleep to watch this at midnight."
Ecclesiastes 2:4-11 poignantly reminds me, 'I denied myself
nothing my eyes desiredYet when I surveyed all that my hands had done and what I had toiled to achieve, everything was meaningless, a chasing after the wind; nothing was gained under the sun.' And as I create new traditions and new bonds of the spirit with my new family, I continue to make sure there is no room for vanity, pride or frivolity.
I have it in reserves since I haven't denied myself
I'd go crazy if I denied myself
the occasional treat."
I was like a gibbering idiot because the feelings I've denied myself
for many years almost overwhelmed me.
I soon adapted to the lifestyle and denied myself
the luxury of eating a chocolate bar in its entirety."
How I rue those years in which I denied myself
the story of Saunders and Malterthe story of the Jews in America!
What if, though, I had discovered that transition was an option for me earlier in life--would I have denied myself
the opportunity to experience childbirth?
"I denied myself
chocolate and all the trimmings and watched my husband and children eat them instead - it was hard.
The idea being if I denied myself
something that everyone else enjoys, I would look cool and detached.
I have wanted a horse for more than 50 years but I've never got one, even though we had the land, as I know they take an awful lot of upkeep and looking after, and I know I would not be able to afford to do it properly, so I have denied myself
what I had always wished for and obviously will never have.