Definition of Gladdening:
Noting Mrs. Forbes's set countenance, she added apologetically, " They're so pretty, cousin Eloise and aunt Madge, I love to look at them, but they aren't my real relations, and," her face gladdening again, " to think of having breakfast alone with you, grandpa, makes me feel as if- as if I had a birthday!"- "Jewel A Chapter In Her Life", Clara Louise Burnham.
- "South with Scott", Edward R. G. R. Evans.
- "The Flockmaster of Poison Creek", George W. Ogden.