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reverie
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Frankenstein
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  • I was alone; none were near me to dissipate the gloom and relieve me from the sickening oppression of the most terrible reveries.
  • This faith gives a solemnity to his reveries that render them to me almost as imposing and interesting as truth.
  • But her temper was fluctuating; joy for a few instants shone in her eyes, but it continually gave place to distraction and reverie.
  • This idea plunged me into a reverie so despairing and frightful that even now, when the scene is on the point of closing before me forever, I shudder to reflect on it.
  • Even now I cannot recollect without passion my reveries while the work was incomplete.

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  • I was lost in reverie and missed her third point.
  • At this memory, I smile, but Ruth’s voice cuts through my reverie, her disappointment evident.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride

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