And he himself in so far as he shows himself in a false light
, becomes a shadow, or, indeed, ceases to exist.
Now, whilst cheerfully admitting that you have done your best to fulfil that condition, I cannot help feeling that, in presenting the facts in the guise of fiction, you have, in spite of yourself, shown them in a false light
Ev'n should I fall o'er the broken bridge passing, Or stray in the marshes, by false lights
beguiled, Still will my Father, with promise and blessing, Take to His bosom the poor orphan child.
Her mind in this instance, and, as I feared, in other instances besides, confusedly presented to her something which she had only intended to do in the false light
of something which she had really done.
I cannot have deceived myself," he said; "I must look upon the past in a false light
The testimony in regard to her scowl was frightfully important; it seemed to hold up her image wholly relieved from the false light
of her self-partialities, and so hideous that she dared not look at it.