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sublime
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Hard Times
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  • It was not the touch he needed most at such a moment — the touch that could calm the wild waters of his soul, as the uplifted hand of the sublimest love and patience could abate the raging of the sea — yet it was a woman’s hand too.
  • Moreover, the healthy spirits who had mounted to this sublime height were attractive to many of the Gradgrind school.

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as in: she is sublime Define
wonderful -- often beautiful or morally admirable
as in: sublime ignorance Define
pure or extreme
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