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This passage also resonates with a later instance of intoxication in Act III, where women on earth have become purveyors of nepenthe, the ancient drink that obliterates grief and pain.
Named Modoc and Sakarri, Odot and Willow, Nepenthe and Ventana, Tehalin and Nike, Asabe and Journey, these wolves all have been rescued from domestic circumstances that ranged from owners' ill health to neglect to outright abuse.
We have moved on from laudanum, nepenthe and the Brompton Cocktail and those magnificent mixtures such as mistura create aromata cum opio and gargarisma potassium chlorate et phenol to an ever-increasing selection of pills and capsules.
In May, Australian winery Nepenthe produced its first-ever vintage of Albarino in response to buyer demands for more unusual Australian wine styles and grapes.
They ate lunch at Nepenthe, overlooking the steep hillside with its blond grass and scrub oak and ocean, ocean, ocean.
Two wines we bring in are the Nepenthe Tryst White, a blend of Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc and Pinot Gris and the Nepenthe Tryst Red, a blend of Cabernet Sauvignon, Tempranillo and Zinfandel.
Look for the full and dry Nepenthe Semillon 2000 for example, at pounds 9.
Initially it presents itself as the anti-commodity -- the nepenthe that will take one beyond desire.
And at the end of an exhausting day in the open air, head along to Nepenthe bar and restaurant.
Duffie, 1882); and A Hero's Last Days; or, Nepenthe Columbia, South Carolina: W.
Poet and critic praised by 20th-century writers for his intense evocation of a symbolic dreamworld in his unfinished lyrical epic Nepenthe (1835).