Gentleness, equanimity and benevolence were native to him.
It is not too much to say that his imperturbable equanimity, his serene bonhomie kept the host together.
Hence when Richard of Gloucester seized on the person of the young king, and imprisoned Lord Rivers and Sir Richard Grey, the queens brother and son, on the pretence that they were conspiring against him, his action was regarded with equanimity by the people.
The reception of Maud from the critics, however, was the worst trial to his equanimity which Tennyson had ever had to endure, nor had the future anything like it in store fort him.
Unable to consider with equanimity the loss of the autonomy of their group and its reduction to the level of a special division of the fungi.