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MYSTIC. In a secret manner; concealed; as mystic testament, for a secret testament. Vide 2 Bouv. Inst. n. 3138; Testament Mystic.

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But some one, perhaps it was Robert, thought of a bath at that mystic hour and under that mystic moon.
Again a mystic sisterhood would contumaciously assert itself, as she met the sanctified frown of some matron, who, according to the rumour of all tongues, had kept cold snow within her bosom throughout life.
Is there no leech here who can tell us the ingredients of this mystic unguent?
And to all poets coming after, these two lovers have been types of romantic and mystic love between man and woman.
The authority this man, whose name was Kolory, seemed to exercise over the rest, the episcopal part he took in the Feast of Calabashes, his sleek and complacent appearance, the mystic characters which were tattooed upon his chest, and above all the mitre he frequently wore, in the shape of a towering head-dress, consisting of part of a cocoanut branch, the stalk planted uprightly on his brow, and the leaflets gathered together and passed round the temples and behind the ears, all these pointed him out as Lord Primate of Typee.
At midnight in the month of June, I stand beneath the mystic moon.
My eccentric private errand became a part of the general romance and the general glory-- I felt even a mystic companionship, a moral fraternity with all those who in the past had been in the service of art.
three, my good Prosper--the mystic number--neither more nor less.
At her shadowy gate she takes our hand in hers and walks beside us through her mystic realm.
And the mystic must be steadily told,--All that you say is just as true without the tedious use of that symbol as with it.
No mystic ever saw deeper meaning in common things.
And the red sunset threw a mystic light upon the waters, and tinged with fire the towering woods, and made a golden glory of the piled-up clouds.