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But Wright is likely to be allusive even when he seems least allusive:
It is as difficult for me to countenance the idea of Beckett being unable to read irony as it is for me to see the allusive connections Murphy draws between texts.
Green's analysis and close reading of relevant passages in the poem is so wonderfully complex and allusive in its own right that she can never fully account, it seems, for the many possible allusions and associations her analysis provokes.
Love songs retain deeply allusive meanings; as Para reminds us, the "physical is just a metaphor for the spiritual.
In recollection, we follow Miss Didion and the family from happy, hippy days at Malibu in the 1960s through successful times to maturity and relative old age, generally in snapshots and soundbites that become progressively more allusive as the play develops.
The genre encompasses such oddities as Stacy, an allusive Japanese schoolgirl zombie dramedy; the Hong Kong "hopping zombie" series of Sir Run Run Shaw; and Lucio Fulci's magnificent Zombi 2, which combines a flesh-eating zombie, a man-eating shark, and a bare-breasted woman diver in a bravura underwater battle.
Secret crushes, altered personalities, subtle humor, and one allusive author all add up to pure fun.
This may be part of the author's allusive and loose style of arguing, exemplified by the fragmentary nature of the prose with its numerous titled subsections, and the rather arch and often jaunty tone, which will make the book enjoyable and accessible for some of its readers.
Beginning in Berlin and ending in Portugal, the film presents a freely flowing series of impressionistic images; complex and allusive, the film wrestles with the difficulty of representing the processes of thought and response in visual and aural language.
They apply labels to various types of names: initialized and acronymic names (IBM, Alcoa), allusive names (the Mach3 razor), arbitrary names (Apple), and the coined names currently in vogue (Agilent, Lucent).
The dozens of allusive examples set forth in musical notation, plus many more referred to, demonstrate the protean possibilities of the device.
Throughout, the reader encounters a distinct personality, presented in a precise, graceful, and allusive style.