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rapture
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Frankenstein
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  • The astonishment which I had at first experienced on this discovery soon gave place to delight and rapture.
  • Curiosity, earnest research to learn the hidden laws of nature, gladness akin to rapture, as they were unfolded to me, are among the earliest sensations I can remember.
  • Often, when most miserable, I sank to repose, and my dreams lulled me even to rapture.
  • The Greeks wept for joy when they beheld the Mediterranean from the hills of Asia, and hailed with rapture the boundary of their toils.

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  • She was in rapture as the chorus sang Bach’s Hallelujah Chorus.
  • She listened to her music in a state of rapture.
    Charles Dickens

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