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Richard DeMartino argued endlessly that meditative ecstasy (samadhi) is but a temporary transcendence of the problematic structure of the unawakened self.
Sunniva begins her saga as an unawakened young girl who is despoiled of her innocence by an unknown attacker, but who grows into a woman of both intellectual and physical needs.
Tired, run-down, unawakened, frightened or plain uninterested-at-present, used.
Catharine Beecher's and Harriet Beecher Stowe's American Woman's Home (1869), for instance, asks wives and mothers to "[develop] nobler principles" (236) and sketches the domestic experience of a "raw Irish maid-of-all-work," a "creature of immense bone and muscle, but of heavy, unawakened brain" who in two weeks "established a reign of Chaos and old Night in the kitchen and through the house" (311).
According to Interflora an unopened rose means unawakened love; a rose in full bloom sent with two unopened buds means secret love and a white rose bud suggests charm and innocence.
However sweeping this reform, it must be weighed against today's dreadful welfare system, which condemns millions of children to grow up with so much human talent unawakened, lost to themselves and to society.
The contrast between the two--Dolly mature, sexually ripe and greedily materialistic; Jane young, unawakened, with the indifference to worldly goods that only financial security bestows--provides the novel with its core of fascination.
But as he reassures Psyche, Merrill reassures himself that affection is at least part of his art's motivation, and that love remains "in the pitch-dark breast," still unburned, unawakened by the "grotesque" lamplit investigations of "The Thousand and Second Night.
Convinced we have untapped and dormant reserves of leadership potential throughout our culture that we sorely need to activate, Gardner queries: "How do you send out a call to the unawakened leaders?
He is left, his consciousness unawakened, inhabiting despair.
Julia clearly represents the "superficiality and bad taste" that Fay is tending in her own spirit, and yet Fay reacts with a mixture of horror and sympathy: "Somewhere in the remote fastness of [Julia's) being, a long way behind the eyelids, and the ringed hand clutching a glass of whisky, she was a girl, but a girl of a rather lost variety, dreaming, unawakened, incurious, almost pure.
That we find life frustrating, one damn problem after another, is not accidental, because it is the nature of an unawakened mind to be bothered about something.