Monday, October 19, 2015

pictorial & crystallise

Quotations:

Complete Works of Virginia Woolf:

There in a little space we have some of the elements that are woven together to compose this vast tapestry. We have beauty of scene; a pictorial stillness; and something floating towards us, not violently but slowly and gently in time to the sweet warbling of the shepherds' voices. Now and again this crystallises into a phrase that lingers and haunts the ear - "and a waste of fire in the midst of the waters'

Definitions:

pictorial:
connected with pictures;

crystallise:
to make thoughts, beliefs, etc. clear and fixed;

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