illicit love

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I thought that I saw through his eyes a human affair of that most sorrowful sort as it must appear to the Infinite Compassion; the book is a sort of revelation of human nature in circumstances that have been so perpetually lied about that we have almost lost the faculty of perceiving the truth concerning an illicit love.
As is indeed not unfrequent with women of unimpeachable virtue, weary of the monotony of respectable existence, at a distance she not only excused illicit love, she positively envied it.
Moreover, instances of incest abound in the novella, from the first foster father's foiled attempt at molestation, to Johnny's illicit love for his older sister, to Johnny's courtship of his daughter.
The novel, a wild romp through 16th Century Elizabethan England, is a rapidly unfolding detective narrative - filled with comedy, intrigue, murder and an illicit love story.
As a child during the early '80s, my mum allowed me to stay up to watch the TV mini series, which starred Richard Chamberlain as the Catholic priest who embarked on an illicit love affair with a young woman.
And as she reels from the shocking news that Dennis and Sharon have secretly resurrected their own illicit love affair, she hits Dennis with a shattering blow of her own - she's pregnant with his baby.
Robert is due to leave the show this week but producers want to leave the door open for him to return as Chrissie's illicit love interest.
Over the years the residents of Cwmderi have endured everything from illicit love and a mass murderer to floods.
Girl With A Pearl Earring (12A) Lost in Translation's Scarlett Johansson appears alongside Colin Firth in a beautifully-filmed tale of illicit love, based on Tracy Chevalier's bestseller.
At least it makes a change for Lindsey to be playing the feckless one for once, not the one who pays the price for other people's illicit love.
Debussy's only completed opera is based on the shadowy, symbolic play by Maurice Maeterlink about an illicit love affair which tears a royal family apart.
Loudmouth Les is always on the lookout for a spot of illicit love - but it's Janice who finds holiday romance when the Battersbys descend on a North Wales caravan site.