The little princess, like an old war horse that hears the trumpet, unconsciously and quite forgetting her condition, prepared for the familiar gallop of coquetry, without any ulterior motive or any struggle, but with naive and lighthearted gaiety.
The lighthearted approach chased away embarrassment as easily as passion.
A marked difference of temperament is noticeable between the Swedes and Norwegians, the Swedes being the more lighthearted and vivacious.
Natasha felt so lighthearted and happy in these novel surroundings that she only feared the trap would come for her too soon.
This has shown me that people can be quite clever in more lighthearted endeavors.