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Although the Puritans, and especially the women Hester counsels, believe her changed by the scarlet letter, Reed's Hester tells us climactically that she remains undaunted: "Though I had been fully redeemed in these women's eyes, it was because they thought the letter had transformed me.
Peter Bell the Third, written in Shelley's annus mirabilis of 1819, then climactically revisits what he views as Wordsworth's accommodation to things as they are in the comically high-flown conversion narrative, Peter Bell.
It is the rhyming couplet that completes the Shakespearean sonnet, however, that permits Borges to climactically reveal the identity of the speaker as Cain (and the listener as Abel) and enunciate his startling conclusion that God is present not only in Heaven but in Hell as well.
Chapter 1 explores the development of Christian typology and its impact on the English mystery plays (York in particular); chapter 2 relates the theology of redemption to economic analysis, detailing not only late Catholic theology and its impact on fifteenth-century morality plays but also Coverdale's translation of Luther's Blutgeld as "bludmoney" and its sanguinary transactions in Protestant thinking; chapter 3 takes on vicarious atonement; chapter 4 turns climactically to Marlowe and shows how his sardonic drama picks up the themes Parker has elaborated and embodies them in an expose of Christian bad faith.
He also defined it, climactically, as "something understood.
The effects of this shift are complexly registered through multiple discourses: metaphysics, physics, chemistry, botany, physiology, geometry, psychology, and climactically historical phenomenology.
all the stars of the other pole / I saw at night; and ours above the deep / did not ever rise from the sea") with a like report--of the alienation of northern-based travelers by southern seas-from the world-traveler Humboldt, whom Irving had climactically cited on Columbus' "ultimate success" being a "conquest of reflection": (37)
Structurally, Conrad shows the shock of the literally and figuratively abortive terrorist attack climactically moving outward and upward in a series of chapters, until balked by the bulky figure of Sir Ethelred, the Home Secretary.
78) He is known only by his self-revelation through history, and climactically in Christ.
Ferre could not quite say, like Woolf did climactically in the 1930s when she defined the Outsiders' Society that excluded women from the realities of her nation, "as a woman I have no country.
in few narrative poems could closure be more fittingly and climactically achieved than in such fabliaux as the Miller's, Reeve's, or Shipman's tales, where a vigorous plot of 'tricks' is worked through to its resolution.
Okay, but more effective in the German, where the simile comes first, and the subject, climactically, afterward.