I am a bodiless spirit,' was the answer, 'the voice of one that is gone.
Hath it flesh that decays; is it not a spirit,—bodiless, indissoluble?
Nay, was it all only a useless after-death, a wan, bodiless after-death?
He had passively accepted the bodiless conversation, because it was at least intelligible!
No nation then imagined a bodiless god, and it is impossible to picture ...