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ecstasy
used in The Mill on the Floss

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Definition
a state of intense happiness
  • Maggie was still panting for happiness, and was in ecstasy because she had found the key to it.
    4.3 -- Book 4 Chapter 3 -- A Voice from the Past (72% in)
  • Philip had been right when he told her that she knew nothing of renunciation; she had thought it was quiet ecstasy; she saw it face to face now,—that sad, patient, loving strength which holds the clue of life,—and saw that the thorns were forever pressing on its brow.
    6.14 -- Book 6 Chapter 14 -- Waking (14% in)

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