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  • I tried to soothe her by reading the Apocalypse aloud.
  • By reading the Apocalypse.
  • Now for fifteen years at least I have studied the Apocalypse, and she agrees with me in thinking that the present is the epoch represented by the third horse, the black one whose rider holds a measure in his hand.
  • Oh, Mr. Lebedeff, I am told you lecture on the Apocalypse.
  • "We are neighbours, so will you be so kind as to come over one day and explain the Apocalypse to me?" said Aglaya.
  • What does the source, or ’spring,’ of life really mean in the Apocalypse?
  • It was the great and powerful angel in the Apocalypse.
  • He informed Muishkin that his father had lately found a new interpretation of the star called "wormwood," which fell upon the water-springs, as described in the Apocalypse.
  • "I have known," said he, "a real interpreter of the Apocalypse, the late Gregory Semeonovitch Burmistroff, and he—he pierced the heart like a fiery flash!

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  • an apocalyptic prediction of global warming
  • The painting depicts the four horsemen of the apocalypse.

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