eternity-box

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eternity-box

n. a coffin. When I’m in my eternity-box, then you can have my stereo.
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was the cry most taken up by the sea that rushed in, as if there were an eternity of people, as well as of time and space.
captive, bound, and double-ironed,' cried the phantom, `not to know, that ages of incessant labour, by immortal creatures, for this earth must pass into eternity before the good of which it is susceptible is all developed.
Day after day, a vast heavy veil had been driving over London from the East, and it drove still, as if in the East there were an Eternity of cloud and wind.
It is the knife-edge moment 'twixt time and eternity.
Thus repuls'd, our final hope Is flat despair: we must exasperate Th' Almighty Victor to spend all his rage, And that must end us, that must be our cure, To be no more; sad cure; for who would loose, Though full of pain, this intellectual being, Those thoughts that wander through Eternity, To perish rather, swallowd up and lost In the wide womb of uncreated night, Devoid of sense and motion?
If thou hast aught to do, save to witness the misery thou hast caused, let me know it; and then, if so it please you, leave me to myself the step between time and eternity is short but terrible, and I have few moments to prepare for it.
Their words too are still in the air, to endure there to all eternity.
Once so caught, and nine or ten inches of the blood-stained dirk would be my last experience on this side of eternity.
One has to get used to everything in life, even to eternity.
I being informed that these two men were to die, wrote to the viceroy for his permission to exhort them, before they entered into eternity, to unite themselves to the Church.
The unison of opposites to prove, Of the soft wax and diamond hard am I; But still, obedient to the laws of love, Here, hard or soft, I offer you my breast, Whate'er you grave or stamp thereon shall rest Indelible for all eternity.
No man, therefore, was to be allowed entrance from without, all that morning and until after the fatal hour of noon, when Will's soul was to be launched into eternity.
Now if death be of such a nature, I say that to die is gain; for eternity is then only a single night.
By some providential grace, it takes from souls on the road to eternity the sight of many little earthly things.
I have never told this story, nor shall mortal man see this manuscript until after I have passed over for eternity.