break bounds

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Lloyd as having come to see me after the fit: for I never forgot the, to me, frightful episode of the red-room: in detailing which, my excitement was sure, in some degree, to break bounds; for nothing could soften in my recollection the spasm of agony which clutched my heart when Mrs.
This latter achievement resulted in a flogging, for the sand-martins built in a high bank close to the village, consequently out of bounds; but one of the bolder spirits of the school, who never could be happy unless he was doing something to which risk was attached, easily persuaded Tom to break bounds and visit the martins' bank.
The artist uses the sculptural text as a symbol for the empowerment of invisible women, who are encouraged to break bounds and create for themselves a tangible presence in society rather than live anonymously behind layers of fabric, unseen and unheard.