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  • The world was to me a secret which I desired to divine.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Will you smile at the enthusiasm I express concerning this divine wanderer?  (not reviewed by editor)

  • It was a divine spring, and the season contributed greatly to my convalescence.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • What a divine day!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The present season was indeed divine; the flowers of spring bloomed in the hedges, while those of summer were already in bud.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But I thought Werter himself a more divine being than I had ever beheld or imagined; his character contained no pretension, but it sank deep.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • The mountains of Switzerland are more majestic and strange, but there is a charm in the banks of this divine river that I never before saw equalled.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • They conversed with one another through the means of an interpreter, and sometimes with the interpretation of looks; and Safie sang to him the divine airs of her native country.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • For a moment my soul was elevated from its debasing and miserable fears to contemplate the divine ideas of liberty and self sacrifice of which these sights were the monuments and the remembrancers.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • In the evening the young girl and her companion were employed in various occupations which I did not understand; and the old man again took up the instrument which produced the divine sounds that had enchanted me in the morning.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • For a few moments I gazed with delight on her dark eyes, fringed by deep lashes, and her lovely lips; but presently my rage returned; I remembered that I was forever deprived of the delights that such beautiful creatures could bestow and that she whose resemblance I contemplated would, in regarding me, have changed that air of divine benignity to one expressive of disgust and affright.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • But I was enchanted by the appearance of the hut; here the snow and rain could not penetrate; the ground was dry; and it presented to me then as exquisite and divine a retreat as Pandemonium appeared to the demons of hell after their sufferings in the lake of fire.  (not reviewed by editor)

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