Each evanescent picture touched the vision-building faculty in Selden, leading him so far down the vistas of fancy that even Gerty Farish’s running commentary—"Oh, how lovely Lulu Melson looks!" or: "That must be Kate Corby, to the right there, in purple"—did not break the spell of the illusion.
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I try to capture the evanescent beauty of the sunset in my photographs.
An infinite distress possessed Razumov, annihilated his energy, and before his eyes everything appeared confused and as if evanescent.