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Instead the vital wave had carried him on its bosom out of himself and back again when it receded: and no part of body or soul had been maimed but a dark peace had been established between them.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
He has been of most vital use to me in several of my cases, and a lucky chance has made it possible for me to bring him out and associate him with this investigation.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The mechanism of life, the arrangement of the day so as to be in time everywhere, absorbed the greater part of his vital energy.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
All this is only the coincidence of conditions in which all vital organic and elemental events occur.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
In the experimental sciences what we know we call the laws of inevitability, what is unknown to us we call vital force.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
For the heart and vital parts of the body, not the extremities, are those which we should keep guarded, since we may live on without the latter, but must die if the former be hurt.
Discourses on the First Decade of Titus Livius By Niccolo Machiavelli Context
Even more, we have seen amongst us that he can even grow younger; that his vital faculties grow strenuous, and seem as though they refresh themselves when his special pabulum is plenty.
There was no one to tell Scarlett that her own personality, frighteningly vital though it was, was more attractive than any masquerade she might adopt.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
He never held forth; his ideas were really not vital enough for it, he was too confused and emotional.
Lady Chatterley's Lover By D H Lawrence Context
But Faith, like a jackal, feeds among the tombs, and even from these dead doubts she gathers her most vital hope.
Moby Dick By Herman Melville Context
It was, moreover, a separate and insulated event, to occur but once in her lifetime, and to meet which, therefore, reckless of economy, she might call up the vital strength that would have sufficed for many quiet years.
The Scarlet Letter By Nathaniel Hawthorne Context