To do it in ANY way was an act of violence, for what did it consist of but the obtrusion
of the idea of grossness and guilt on a small helpless creature who had been for me a revelation of the possibilities of beautiful intercourse?
This was the obtrusion
on my mind of the mental process going forward in first one person, and then another, with whom I happened to be in contact: the vagrant, frivolous ideas and emotions of some uninteresting acquaintance--Mrs.
Life is ESSENTIALLY appropriation, injury, conquest of the strange and weak, suppression, severity, obtrusion
of its own forms, incorporation and at least, putting it mildest, exploitation.
Wilson felt at once the harmony of beautiful things that have lived long together without obtrusions
of ugliness or change.
He sees me suffering under the condescending attentions and prosaic discourses of the one, and the repulsive obtrusions
of the other, without so much as a shadow of commiseration for me, or resentment against my tormentors.
Woman in her 60s, a very intelligent former UN executive, in a state of complete personality change with severe depression, anxiety, panic attacks with crying, obtrusion
of cognitive function, blurred vision, sensation of inflamed brain, arthritic pains, fatigue, dizziness, inability to read due to poor focus and not retaining information afterwards.
It was one thing to maintain a low profile as a single Jewish merchant, or a single Jewish merchant family--to go about one's business in assembling a small-scale financial empire in a sparsely populated hinterland while carefully avoiding any obtrusion
upon its denizens' sense of cultural or religious propriety.
26) The staged death of a queen is a rhetorical flourish whose very triteness reassures us that we need not be too concerned about Louisa's recovery, partly by reminding us that we too are "spectators" of an event whose overt fictionality--Luhman might call it the obtrusion
of "medium"-interrupts our absorption in the story we are reading.
The researchers employed a simulated client approach to obtain accurate data about the quality of clinical services without the obtrusion
of a third-party observer.
There are two cardinal reasons why the obtrusion
of religion on politics is so harmful a factor to national unity.
Some feel that legal measures would be considered an obtrusion
on the very private life of the family and would likely be ineffective.