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Chiefly Brit a title used to address or refer to various people or bodies of distinguished rank, such as mayors and certain ancient companies of the City of London
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Thanks in large measure to Schwartz, I was able to discern a metaphysical tragedy, not merely the semiotic "code-changing" of an evolving "sign producer," in Thomas Carlyle's peculiar evolution from the young bibliophile who hoped that the "Priesthood of the Writers of Books" could miraculously transform "that wonder of wonders, SOCIETY," to the hardened hero-worshipper who worshipfully prostrated himself before Cromwell, Napoleon, Frederick the Great, and other military titans who had accomplished "harder things than writing of books" by delivering "Order .
In the midst of party-style moves, arms reached skyward worshipfully.
Petrarch's speaker slightly delays the fateful transition until the beginning of the second quatrain, when the person who might worshipfully approach Laura is entreated to "come soon" ("venga tosto" line 5), before Death robs her forever of her beautiful mortal form and she passes heavenward.
On his logic, the correct conclusion is that today's "Eucharistic meal" (with a mere "presider" and a "community" celebrating themselves in a secular circular arena in the absence of a tabernacle and without a crucifix with Christ's corpus) is deficient compared to a holy sacrifice of the Mass worshipfully offered by a priest who alone acts in persona Christi in effecting the re-presentation of Jesus' sacrifice to the Father.
Together, they are catholic in their spirituality and cannot but enhance a person's endeavor to grow worshipfully in a world where evil appears to make any attempt to do so coeval with either idiocy or insanity.
Petersburg, discovering and instantly loving her childhood friend Sam, worshipfully adoring her beautiful mother at her toilet, even realizing that her beloved grandfather would soon die, young Vera is overwhelmed by what she calls happiness.