Tom was the first to come to a realization
of what was needed to be done.
He sought to elaborate some new scheme of life that would have its reasoned philosophy and its ordered principles, and find in the spiritualizing of the senses its highest realization
We were brought back to a realization
of our present conditions by a messenger bearing a summons from Lorquas Ptomel directing me to appear before him forthwith.
How could he dare go, naked and unkempt, to that fair thing who had once been his jungle-fellow and propose the thing that had been in his mind when first the realization
of his love had swept over him?
The sudden realization
of my ignorance of their ways of thinking and doing came home to me very vividly in the darkness.
It would have been as easy for Rose to be cheerful in the midst of mere squalor as for a flower to bloom white in a crowded tenement, but at the swift realization
of the lack of tenderness for her which this indifference to her first impressions so clearly expressed, her faith in the man she had married began to wither.
With the realization
that Dejah Thoris was no longer within the throneroom came the belated recollection of the dark face that I had glimpsed peering from behind the draperies that backed the throne of Salensus Oll at the moment that I had first come so unexpectedly upon the strange scene being enacted within the chamber.
Experience is less terrible than realization
, and that poem makes me realize what I went through as memory cannot.
So peaceful was her end that it was hours before Clayton could awake to a realization
that his wife was dead.
It was the unexpected realization
of the fact that he still valued life as presented to him in the form of his love for Natasha, and a last, though ultimately vanquished, attack of terror before the unknown.
His didactic stories, like all stories of the sort, dwindle into allegories; perhaps they do their work the better for this, with the simple intelligences they address; but I think that where Tolstoy becomes impatient of his office of artist, and prefers to be directly a teacher, he robs himself of more than half his strength with those he can move only through the realization
of themselves in others.
The Keeper of the Wicket let them out into the forest and told Dorothy that she had been of great service to Bunnybury because she had brought their dismal King to a realization
of the pleasure of ruling so beautiful a city.