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  • ...Oh, it has an antithesis—but such a hard, demanding one....
    2.8 — Part 2 Chapter 8 (39% in)
  • It was an act of clenched teeth and hatred, it was the unendurable, the agony, an act of passion—the word born to mean suffering—it was the moment made of hatred, tension, pain—the moment that broke its own elements, inverted them, triumphed, swept into a denial of all suffering, into its antithesis, into ecstasy.
    2.8 — Part 2 Chapter 8 (43% in)
  • It is not a temple, but its perfect antithesis, an insolent mockery of all religion.
    2.12 — Part 2 Chapter 12 (7% in)

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