suspiration


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an utterance made by exhaling audibly

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14) So, Shakespeare in Love got him exactly inside out when Tom Stoppard imagined his existential crisis to be a writer's block, since what his recurring execution metaphors make plain is how this most secretive of writers identified "windy suspiration of forc'd breath" (Hamlet, 1.
Tis not alone my inky cloak, good-mother, Nor customary suits of solemn black, Nor windy suspiration of forced breath, No, nor the fruitful river in the eye, Nor the dejected behaviour of the visage, Together with all forms, moods, shows of grief That can denote me truly.
Tis not alone my inky cloak, good mother, Nor customary suits of solemn black, Nor windy suspiration of forced breath, No, nor the fruitful river in the eye, Nor the dejected havior of the visage, Together with all forms, moods, shapes of grief, That can denote me truly.
It may be that Rilke considered a similar point of origin when, in the first Elegy, he referred to "the suspiration,/the uninterrupted news that grows out of silence.
the last river should call me with distant suspirations, indecipherable