He was the patron deity of blacksmiths, and as the smelter or softener of metal bears also the name of Mulciber.
You will note that this softener also contains a percentage of grime which lodges in the pores.
But distance is a great mellower of colors and softener of fears.
"We have known each other since we were children," Honor put in as a softener.
Ray six, "the softener," was a band of frequencies extending from violet far up into the ultra-violet.
On light-weight goods the softener giving the most general satisfaction is paraffin.
Yet the only softener of this man of noble granite was a spirit-like girl, who regarded the love of her womanhood as sin.
But time is a sure healer of wounds; a softener of resentment.
For a softener on heavy weight goods nothing has been found superior to good beef tallow.