penetralia


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the innermost parts

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(5) "BALTHASSAR CASTILLIONUS, COMES Laudabunt alii divum spirantia signa, / Molliter et Pario ductos de marmore vultus, / Corycii aut clarum tollent super aethera nomen, / Insignem et virtute animum, magno ore canentes / Ut veras Superum effigies sacraverit aris, / Utque sui cordis penetralia fecerit aras / Sincerae pietati, almae et fidei, ipse sacerdos / Integer, innocuus, culpa semotus ab omni.
Perhaps he would not have been so quick to accuse Newman of bypassing penetralia, though, since Newman cared much less than Coleridge for Kantian abstraction.
Truthful portrayals, Norris argues, concern "the unplumbed depths of the human heart, and the mystery of sex, and the problems of life, and the black, unsearched penetralia of the soul of man" ("Plea" 174).
vos mihi sacrarum penetralia pandite rerum et vestri secreta poli: qua lampade Ditem flexit Amor.
His 1886 novel, The Bostonians, refers to the "penetralia of the daily press," characterizing the press as a domineering, invasive masculine organ (82).
(5) Les vers decrivant une orgie lesbienne sont en latin: "Ultima quinetiam in penetralia saepe puellas [...]".