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deeply agitated especially from emotion

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Rosenthal articulates the developmental arc of the German painter's historical iconography with a clarity that stands in stark contrast to some subsequent treatments, such as Daniel Arasse's 2001 monograph and Christoph Ransmayr's catalogue essay for the Foundation Beyeler's 2001-2002 show "Anselm Kiefer: The Seven Heavenly Palaces 1973-2001," which fall victim to lugubrious prose and overwrought interpretation.
Jean Nouvel's vertiginous, glossy red addition to Madrid's Reina Sofia Museum (AR February 2006) seems too overwrought for its place and its purpose.
Directed by and starring Asia Argento and featuring cameos by Winona Ryder, Peter Fonda and Marilyn Manson, this is novelist JT LeRoy's brutal autobiographical Southern childhood memoir of his life with junkie trailer trash hooker mom (an excessively overwrought Argento) and fundamentalist grandfather (Peter Fonda).
Rice decided to take on the life story of Jesus after returning to the Catholic faith in 1998, and Christ the Lord is certainly more readable and focused than her overwrought gothic bestsellers on vampires, witches, and erotica.
Completing the program were Jimenez' gorgeous pointe solo, Barre, and Christopher Huggins' On the Edge, an overwrought duet dealing with suicide.
Astrophysicist Sallie Baliunas delivers an update on the state of global warming--and takes the temperature of overwrought climate alarmists in "Full of Hot Air" (page 64).
The unbelievable and overwrought twisting of words and intentions by the Israel foreign ministry provided the pretext to once again break off the talks about the implementation of the 1993 Agreement.
If that analysis sounds a bit overwrought, it's because it is.
There is comedy in her inability to speak English, but Deborah (Tea Leoni), the well-to-do woman she works for, is so selfish and overwrought that she tries to take over Flor's daughter Cristina (Shelbie Bruce) and humiliates her own daughter (who is overweight), leading the audience to hope that Deborah's likable chef-husband (Adam Sandier) will run off with Flor.
Today's homes, with their great-rooms and walk-in closets and four-car garages and explosions of turrets, dormers and bay windows are bloated, overwrought and gargantuan by comparison.
Sadly, puppies and massages--even group therapy and biofeedback, as enlightened as these services are--are not going to save a generation of overwrought, overstressed, compulsive, perfectionistic, substance- and self-abusing young people who have lost sight of the true purpose of college, as have their parents.
Here God reveals Godself through the overwrought petitions of a person praying.
Who could complain at a Christmas bouquet which will add a fragrant note to any get-together of overwrought relatives?
Night on the Terrace" takes a potentially fascinating subject -- the hidden power of sexuality amid the sterility of modern life -- but ends up little more than an overwrought, pretentious soap opera.