It has the twenty-ninth and thirtieth stories of the McGurk Building, and the roof is devoted to its animal house and to tiled walks along which (above a world of stenographers and bookkeepers and earnest gentlemen who desire to sell Better-bilt Garments to the golden dons of the Argentine) saunter rapt scientists dreaming of osmosis in Spirogyra.
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I just tried to be, tried to absorb the man I loved through osmosis, tried to imprint what I had left of him on myself.
Jojo Moyes -- Me Before You
Supply books and by a miraculous process of osmosis, the oyster-pickers will become Shakespearean scholars.