The latter had behaved modestly, but with dignity, on this occasion of his first meeting with the Epanchins since the rupture.
When his attack was over, and the prince reflected on his symptoms, he used to say to himself: "These moments, short as they are, when I feel such extreme consciousness of myself, and consequently more of life than at other times, are due only to the disease—to the sudden rupture of normal conditions.
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The fuel tank ruptured, and the car burst into flames.