But we do not isolate the comic personage as we do the solitary, tragic figure.
Like Hermione, he wished to isolate Vere, to preserve her as she was in character.
The winter seemed to isolate them from the world still more.
You see, I've had to be careful—not to isolate you from life—life as it is.
It seeks to isolate itself from matter and sense, and to assert its independence ...