She was an Egeria who hovered above him, gently smiling at his earthiness.
His passion is often impious in its earthiness; his yearning, sacrilege.
In spite of this earthiness, it still has its fanciful abstractions.
I do not really care how the naturalists maltreat language, but I do strenuously object to the earthiness of their ideas.
They divest objects of their earthiness ...