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when she awoke the clarity was back in her eyes
  free from obscurity and easy to understand; or degree of transparency such as the quality of clear water
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  • when she awoke the clarity was back in her eyes
  • Clarity of mind means clarity of passion, too; this is why a great and clear mind loves ardently and sees distinctly what it loves.
    Blaise Pascal
  • He talked with more claret than clarity.
    Susan Ertz
  • Now we see things imperfectly as in a poor mirror, but then we will see everything with perfect clarity. All that I know now is partial and incomplete, but then I will know everything completely, just as God knows me now.
    1 Corinthians 13:11-13 (NLT)

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  • His pulse became quieter, and his brain increased in clarity.
    Woolf, Virginia  --  Night and Day
  • A heated, visceral shock flares through me at the clarity of her dark gold eyes.
    Sabaa Tahir  --  An Ember in the Ashes
  • I lie there a moment, hoping I’ll come to the conclusion that this was all a bad dream, but the clarity never comes.
    Colleen Hoover  --  Slammed
  • The sharpness, the sense of clarity is disappearing.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Before I Fall
  • The brilliant light from the open door up top illuminated everything with perfect clarity.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • Her clarity of thought has saved them more than once, and now that he knows to look for it, her take on Roland’s secret power structure is right on target.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind

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  • A sudden clarity filled Newt’s eyes then, almost making Thomas step back in surprise.
    James Dashner  --  The Death Cure
  • I swear I saw a blank whiteness for just a second, a moment of complete, jarring clarity.
    Gillian Flynn  --  Gone Girl
  • I looked at them, hoping for some sort of clarity, but Mom shook her head while Dad gave me a shrug.
    Kiera Cass  --  The Elite
  • The thought came to him with unexpected clarity, even though deep down he’d known it all along.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Longest Ride
  • It sang through the air, straight and true, and Emma remembered, with a bizarre clarity, that last day in the Institute, and Katerina showing them how to throw a blade as direct and graceful as a line of poetry.
    Cassandra Clare  --  City of Heavenly Fire
  • With way too much clarity, Mark recalled the sound of the boy beating his skull against the inside of the door.
    James Dashner  --  The Kill Order
  • For the next two hours, he thought of every facet of Katherine III (given name: Katherine Mutsensberger) with the precision and clarity that made his brain so unusual.
    John Green  --  An Abundance of Katherines
  • What Mia inexplicably remembers, it’s sort of the first pinpoint of clarity in that whole petri-dish blur between hearing the news and arriving at the trauma center.
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • So it’s good to ask them, to make sure you get that clarity.
    Dave Eggers  --  The Circle
  • But he didn’t push, he didn’t demand answers or clarity, he just waited.
    Piper Kerman  --  Orange Is the New Black
  • Having reached clarity on the issue, she decided it didn’t matter whether Travis was flirting.
    Nicholas Sparks  --  The Choice
  • They give us the clarity and simplicity our real lives lack.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • And while we understand that art and literature mean to do this to us, is there not a serious, thinking person who sometimes wishes the questions would be answered directly by a reading, with clarity and resolve, so that he might move steadily onward, to be further enlightened, improved?
    Chang-rae Lee  --  A Gesture Life
  • Clarity to leaves, fruit, the dark yellow of the King Coconut.
    Michael Ondaatje  --  Running in the Family
  • It seemed so long ago now, yet he remembered it with absolute clarity.
    Trenton Lee Stewart  --  The Mysterious Benedict Society
  • The childish voice slowly gained strength and clarity till it reached every corner of the room.
    Elizabeth George Speare  --  The Witch of Blackbird Pond
  • Captain Westfall was not excessively handsome, but she couldn’t help finding the ruggedness of his face and the clarity of his golden-brown eyes rather appealing.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • "Oh, my dears," came the new voice, a rich voice with the warmth of a woodwind, the clarity of a trumpet, the mystery of an English horn.
    Madeleine L’Engle  --  A Wrinkle in Time
  • The woman looks stunned by the clarity of the communication.
    Holly Goldberg Sloan  --  Counting by 7s
  • And I know, with the newfound clarity of being in a relationship myself, that my own parents were never happy together, and probably never would have been, whatever the circumstance.
    Christina Baker Kline  --  Orphan Train
  • He held his mind to the task for a long time, picturing, with all the clarity he could muster, everything he had seen in that underground realm—the long stairway, the tunnels, the door, the path along the river, the rocks along the path.
    Jeanne DuPrau  --  The City of Ember
  • Things are steeped in a new clarity, a clear focus.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Woodsong
  • Near-perfect clarity.
    Anthony Doerr  --  All the Light We Cannot See
  • We’re going so fast my arms are shaking as I try to hold on, and right then I have a momentary flash of calm and clarity and I realize that we’ll never make it.
    Lauren Oliver  --  Delirium
  • Tierney is completely blitzed and struggling for clarity while she watches this play out.
    Katja Millay  --  The Sea of Tranquility
  • Among the peoples of the world I am not universally admired for the bell-like clarity of my diction.
    Pat Conroy  --  The Water is Wide
  • I remember those first weeks at Yetta’s with remarkable clarity.
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • We descend through layers of clarity, of coolness and uncluttered light, down past the last granite outcrop, the last small raggedy-edged lake, into the thicker air, the dampness and warm heaviness, the cricket noises and weedy meadow smells of the south.
    Margaret Atwood  --  Cat’s Eye
  • By clearing away those ghosts, you have purified it and given me a moment of clarity.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • I said with sudden clarity.
    Becca Fitzpatrick  --  Hush, Hush
  • I looked him straight in the eye and snapped "Get stuffed!" with perfect clarity and terrible inaptness.
    Diana Gabaldon  --  Outlander
  • Alan left the tent, running to the Black Box to see if he could get any clarity about the timing of the visit.
    Dave Eggers  --  A Hologram for the King
  • Just as I was swallowing the last mouthful, the one that would cause her heart to stop beating, a moment of clarity came to me.
    Bella Forrest  --  A Shade of Vampire
  • She had loved to warble on about what she called her "sojourn" in New Mexico—wide horizons, empty skies, spiritual clarity.
    Donna Tartt  --  The Goldfinch
  • For herself, as she’s charming and full of light, and such . clarity of heart.
    Nora Roberts  --  Dark Witch
  • "Great-Aunt Tootie," said William Spiver, "I am loath, as always, to point out the obvious, but I will do it here and now for the sake of clarity.
    Kate DiCamillo  --  Flora & Ulysses
  • It was then that, with sudden clarity, I understood what Mama already had seen.
    Khaled Hosseini  --  And The Mountains Echoed
  • As time passes, Enrique sees other things with equal clarity.
    Sonia Nazario  --  Enrique’s Journey
  • Jack drew up his legs, clasped his knees, and frowned in an effort to attain clarity.
    William Golding  --  Lord of the Flies
  • But with this mental clarity comes an even sharper awareness of what has been done to Peeta.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
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