What a fool is he who locks his door to keep out spirits, who has in his own bosom a spirit he dares not meet alone,--whose voice, smothered far down, and piled over with mountains of earthliness
, is yet like the forewarning trumpet of doom!
The fact that you wore no ornaments is a strong proof of your un-Barsoomian origin, while the absence of grotesque coverings might cause a doubt as to your earthliness
Tamisha Guy is a jumble of contradictions in the best possible sense: She marries ease and strength, regality and earthliness
, balletic lift and sultry swagger.
The set of works in the second section was a complete departure from the first, marking the earthliness
of its orientation.
This phenomenon is undoubtedly a consequence of axiological transformations of contemporary society since this is a society of youth and vitality, of earthliness
And such an idea culminates in the book's final section, in which the poet grapples with the very earthliness
But one should not be fooled by the feminine earthliness
of the place, for so much undercurrents of virile power will be flooding this family.