The irrevocability of the marriage-contract is woman's greatest security.
I—I mean that it reduces the—er—paralysing sense of irrevocability.
All the pangs of penance were in that sense of irrevocability.
He resolved to accept it, and by way of irrevocability at once burnt his ships behind him—in devouring part of his dinner.
The sound of the latch clicking into its place ...