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- v. Present participle of enwind.
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In Travelling Companions is foreshadowed Jamess later skill in the description of ancient landscape and architecture; in At Isella, his habit of rounding out a story from the most flying hint; and in The Sweetheart of Mr. Briseux, at least in patches, his smoothly ironical, dexterously enwinding style.
For the sure-enwinding arms of cool-enfolding Death.
For the sure-enwinding arms of cool-enfolding death.
Similarly appropriate and suggestive was the new linen cloth, which Joseph bought expressly for the purpose of enwinding the body.
For the sure-enwinding arms of cool-enfolding death_.
Britannia's mournful anticipation, that 'The shroud enwinding this my son is mine!'