sanctum


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sanctum

a sacred or holy place
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I have said that "to enter the Cafe in the cul-de-sac Le Febvre was to enter the sanctum of a man of genius" - but then it was only the man of genius who could duly estimate the merits of the sanctum.
She took us up to her sanctum, and introduced us to her fellow dispenser, a rather awe-inspiring individual, whom Cynthia cheerily addressed as "Nibs."
"Father, will you come up into my sanctum, and look at my new sketches?
For myself, I had no need to make any change; I should not be called upon to quit my sanctum of the schoolroom; for a sanctum it was now become to me,--"a very pleasant refuge in time of trouble."
My presence in his sanctum was evidently esteemed a piece of impudence too shameful for remark: he silently applied the tube to his lips, folded his arms, and puffed away.
'I was not aware that there was any individual, alien to this tenement, in your sanctum.'
She could do good, if not noble, work as a teacher; and the success her little sketches were beginning to meet with in certain editorial sanctums augured well for her budding literary dreams.
I saw the gate lock and locks of sanctum sanctorum opened.
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Visual artist and poet Maxine Syjuco considers 'My Inner Sanctum,' opening on Aug.
Temple officials, who say the women have "defiled" the temple, had closed the sanctum for an hour in order to perform "purification rituals".
Pregnant women living with HIV and substance abuse issues now have an enhanced suite of supports available through Sanctum 1.5, a 10-unit supportive housing facility in Saskatoon.