You may all go to bed, and I advise you to forget your worries just as completely as if you had drunk of the Water of Oblivion
in the Forbidden Fountain.
The hunting season over, all past tricks and maneuvres are forgotten, all feuds and bickerings buried in oblivion
That night, la Esmeralda had fallen asleep in her cell, full of oblivion
, of hope, and of sweet thoughts.
This, reader, I will venture to say (and by how much the better man you are yourself, by so much the more will you be inclined to believe me), that I would rather have buried the sentiments of these two persons in eternal oblivion
, than have done any injury to either of these glorious causes.
There had been a period of repose, and he had sunk into oblivion
Here it was, he told me, that he saw for the first time that mortal enemy of the human race, and here, too, for the first time he declared to her his passion, as honourable as it was devoted, and here it was that at last Marcela ended by scorning and rejecting him so as to bring the tragedy of his wretched life to a close; here, in memory of misfortunes so great, he desired to be laid in the bowels of eternal oblivion