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But there is a general lifelessness and lack of movement for which these purple passages barely atone.
MINOR POEMS OF MICHAEL DRAYTONMICHAEL DRAYTON
There was a sense of desolation, a lifelessness about the place that smote his senses with a strange fear.
THE HILL OF VENUSNATHAN GALLIZIER
The impassive face, horrible in the lifelessness of rock, stared unseeingly down on its worshippers.
ASTOUNDING STORIES, JULY, 1931VARIOUS
I walked by your house yesterday; the windows were closed—there was a strange air of lifelessness and dejection about it.
EUGENE ARAM, COMPLETEEDWARD BULWER-LYTTON
The silk of the curls on the forehead had a dankness and lifelessness which almost made her catch her breath again.
ROBINFRANCES HODGSON BURNETT
His routine might be due, not to a lifelessness, but to a rush of life.
ORTHODOXYG. K. CHESTERTON
Little do town-dwellers know how the semi-starved masses of Indians are slowly sinking to lifelessness.
FREEDOM'S BATTLEMAHATMA GANDHI
Utter silence and utter lifelessness engulf the Globe; the frozen and adamantine bars of oblivion fall.
THE MASQUE OF THE ELEMENTSHERMAN SCHEFFAUER
A night of uneasiness, of unseen forces chained and stifled, of impending doubt and oppressive lifelessness.
THE COUNTRY BEYONDJAMES OLIVER CURWOOD
He did not precisely criticise these details, but they helped in the impression of lifelessness and gloom that hung about her.
THE INVADERMARGARET L. WOODS

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