I should like to think this melioration came through our sense of justice, but I cannot claim that it did.
Every melioration of the slave's lot is a step toward freedom.
All is quiet in Holland and Belgium; and all is awaiting the melioration which time and wisdom must bring.
It is no less an evidence that their condition was in a state of melioration.
On that day ministers communicated their plans for the melioration of Irish suffering.
Peace followed victory, and the melioration of the condition of the enemy followed peace.
The principle of the one, in short, was melioration; of the other, conservation.
And every where her influence is felt, in the melioration of the public mind, as in the limited circle at the home fire-side.
But the seeds from a young tree, having itself the tendency to melioration, are more likely to produce improved sorts.
May every sun that shines on your green island see the annihilation of an abuse, and the birth of an embryon of melioration!