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As a still disembodied entity formed in the interior of one's conscience (the heart), a thought--being uttered through the mouth as vibration--is as a consequence said to be magically transformed into material reality: we can see in this Egyptian notion related to the cult of Ptah a precursor of Poe's idea mentioned above according to which words-vibrations, once uttered through the mouth, never die, being perpetuated through the spiritual ether to finally become physical reality in the "wild star" whose "brilliant flowers" Poe explains as being "the dearest of all unfulfilled dreams," and whose "raging volcanoes" are the physical manifestation of "the passions of the most turbulent and unhallowed of hearts.
She sleeps, for example, "entombed" in bed (390), "Where like a virtuous monument she lies / To be admired of lewd unhallowed eyes" (391-92), an image of "life's triumph in the map of death" (402).
The creature's final promise to Walton and the reader is that he will immolate himself upon a funeral pile so that his "remains may afford no light to any curious and unhallowed wretch, who would create such another as [he has] been" (243).
This passage, which opposes the two terms of the title under review, places Milton and his party on the side of "Scripture," and his adversaries on the weak and unhallowed ground of "reasoning.
This malice shows it is unhallowed heat That boils your raw brains, and your temples beat.
253) Socrates forces Glaucon to confront the grotesque consequences of empowering the state over the family: a society in which every "illegitimate, unauthorized, and unhallowed child" shall be destroyed, so that "not one fetus see[s] the light of day," (254) and where the city's "fathers" shall decree that "brothers and sisters .
In the yard, on unhallowed ground, among the weeds and wormwood, there moldered a dozen wooden crosses: grim reminders that there lay buried men who had been visited by a sudden and violent death.
In particular, the letter warned against following the ruinous path taken by European nations, where the Sabbath was given over to "days of pastime, recreation and unhallowed sports".
Like Frankenstein's monster, these newly formed info-archipelagos within the academy may have proportional limbs and brilliant features, but they are, in essence, just unhallowed progenies of the cut-and-paste aesthetic, strung along the wide and disparate sea of knowledge.
Hark, villains, I will grind your bones to dust, And with your blood and it I'll make a paste, And of the paste a coffin I will rear, And make two pasties of your shameful heads, And bid that strumpet, your unhallowed dam, Like to the earth swallow her own increase.
He offered a fundamentally dichotomized view of love, illustrating how "closely allied are our virtues and our vices," for love may he "pure and virtuous," but it can also be "vicious," becoming "the burning lust of unhallowed and undisciplined passions.
Angell affirms that "they, like the subject and material, belonged to something horribly remote and distinct from mankind as we know it; something frightfully suggestive of old and unhallowed cycles of life in which our world and conceptions have no part" (134, emphases added).