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thrill

Pathol an abnormal slight tremor associated with a heart or vascular murmur, felt on palpation
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When the heart is anguished with unutterable emotion, it speaks in accents that deaden all the nerves, and thrill the ears.
I too have felt the wild-bird thrill of song behind the bars, But these have brushed the world aside and walked amid the stars.
She shall still recline Upon the scented balustrade and glow With spring that thrills her warm blood into wine.
And in review would pass along the corridors of memory all previous thrills and burnings he had known, - the drunkenness of wine, the caresses of women, the rough play and give and take of physical contests, - and they seemed trivial and mean compared with this sublime ardor he now enjoyed.
Oh, I don't think that can be exactly the same kind of a thrill.
He fascinated her, and when he drew closer to her after a short silence and took her hand she thrilled as one might thrill beneath the touch of a deity--a thrill of exaltation not unmixed with fear.
George Morton played on the German flute in a manner that vibrated on her nerves with an exquisite thrill that she often strove to conquer, and yet ever loved to indulge.
Delafield, perfectly master of his instrument and the music, fixed his eye on the countenance of Charlotte, and he experienced a thrill at his heart as he witnessed her lovely face smiling approbation, while his fingers glided over the flute with a rapidity and skill that produced an astonishing variety and gradation of sounds.
At the soft-murmured words that were fulfilled In the seraphic glancing of thine eyes -- Of all who owe thee most -- whose gratitude Nearest resembles worship -- oh, remember The truest -- the most fervently devoted, And think that these weak lines are written by him -- By him who, as he pens them, thrills to think His spirit is communing with an angel's.
A brief description of the game may interest those Earth readers who care for chess, and will not be lost upon those who pursue this narrative to its conclusion, since before they are done they will find that a knowledge of jetan will add to the interest and the thrills that are in store for them.
The buffeting winds caught and tossed it, and the girl laughed aloud in sheer joy of the resultant thrills.
She must reach Helium before her mad lust for thrills had cost the sacrifice of a single courageous life