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The same Omniscience flows into the intellect, and makes what we call genius.
If, a few pages back, the present writer claimed the privilege of peeping into Miss Amelia Sedley's bedroom, and understanding with the omniscience of the novelist all the gentle pains and passions which were tossing upon that innocent pillow, why should he not declare himself to be Rebecca's confidante too, master of her secrets, and seal-keeper of that young woman's conscience?
He only learned that the more he himself knew, in his little limited human way, the better he could distantly imagine what Omniscience might know.