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  • Indeed, for my own sake, I have always been ready to com-municate my notions on this head, in hopes some — times to be spared provocation: for, as I have owned, I am passionate: I have pride: I am often afraid of myself; and the more, because I am not naturally, I will presume to say, a timid man.

    Sir Charles Grandison

  • Both exhibitions sought to com-municate key Freudian ideas with maximum visual impact — obviously so in the case of the Surrealism show, but also in the Library of Congress display, which included film clips, home movies of Freud himself, a re-creation of Freud's study, and artfully contrived displays that formulated Freud's characteristic doctrines.

    Freud Under Analysis

  • EARTHSHADE municate with someone else behind her in the cloud.

    The Magic May Return

  • He saw that, with the resources and techniques then avail - able, only something like “contemporary” history was really feasible; and he made use of speeches to com - municate what we should regard as the historian's explanations of facts or situations, or of the motives and ideas behind human actions.

    HISTORIOGRAPHY

  • Thoreau's was so personal that it did not easily com - municate itself to others.

    Dictionary of the History of Ideas

  • May the like sensations enter thy breast, and (in spite of all the weighty cares of State) Mingle themselves with those I wish to com municate, for in giving them utterance I have felt more sincere pleasure than I have known since the 10 of August.

    Letter from Abigail Adams to John Adams, 16 October 1774

  • I determined to com municate the situation in which I was placed to Mr Dawson, of Oak Lodge.

    The Woman in White

  • He was aware that if we were fortunate we should reach our destination at five o'clock the next morning, and this made it the more painful to com - municate what the officer had said; but, as there was no time to lose, I went up to him and asked him how he felt.

    Running a Thousand Miles for Freedom

  • Colo Grymes are upon I am not At All desirous from of getting deeper into your Secrets than what will be honourable for you to com municate I am with hearty Sincerity

    Letter from Robert Carter to Major [John] Holloway, June 2, 1729

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