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used in The Age of Innocence

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something that cannot be put into words
  • Her lips trembled into a smile, but the eyes remained distant and serious, as if bent on some ineffable vision.
    Chapter 3 (73% in)
  • He took it up, and found himself plunged in an atmosphere unlike any he had ever breathed in books; so warm, so rich, and yet so ineffably tender, that it gave a new and haunting beauty to the most elementary of human passions.
    Chapter 15 (89% in)

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