discourse at length

See: outpour
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We wondered much at one another, to see we were all blind of the same eye, but we had no leisure to discourse at length of our common calamities.
When she had made Nicholas thoroughly comfortable with these and other inspiriting remarks, she would discourse at length on the arduous duties she had performed that day; and, sometimes, be moved to tears in wondering how, if anything were to happen to herself, the family would ever get on without her.
These are the hardcore fans of the great British pint, connoisseurs who can discourse at length about fermentation, serving temperatures, cloudiness and head.
Although the physicians in the great amphitheater could discourse at length about the relative merits of multi-antibiotic regimens versus surgery, none suggested asking this young woman what pain she was going through that prompted her use of IV narcotics, again and again bringing her to the brink of death; nor did the thought of enrolling her in a drug abuse program seem to cross their minds.