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vista
used in The Souls of Black Folk

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or more rarely:

a view of a possible future
  • The black-faced lad that paused over his mud and marbles seventy years ago saw puzzling vistas as he looked down the world.
    Chapter 12 (10% in)
  • If, however, the vistas disclosed as yet no goal, no resting-place, little but flattery and criticism, the journey at least gave leisure for reflection and self-examination; it changed the child of Emancipation to the youth with dawning self-consciousness, self-realization, self-respect.
    Chapter 1 (62% in)
  • Such are not men of the sturdier make; they of Atlanta turned resolutely toward the future; and that future held aloft vistas of purple and gold:—Atlanta, Queen of the cotton kingdom; Atlanta, Gateway to the Land of the Sun; Atlanta, the new Lachesis, spinner of web and woof for the world.
    Chapter 5 (11% in)

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