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If any one washes once in the lake, the sins of his forefathers are forgiven, and their souls are relieved from purgatorial fires.
TRANS-HIMALAYA, VOL. 2 (OF 2)SVEN HEDIN
All this vexation makes a cold and headache doubly intolerable, and I am in a most purgatorial state on this "good Sunday."
GEORGE ELIOT'S LIFE, VOL. I (OF 3)GEORGE ELIOT
The speakers were a pair of old Purgatorial Twins, not without alleviations, designed by Nature to multiply.
PUNCH, OR THE LONDON CHARIVARI VOLUME 107, NOVEMBER 24, 1894VARIOUS
The sallies of a Schopenhauer and a Nietzsche lack the purgatorial note which religious sadness gives forth.
THE PSYCHOLOGICAL ORIGIN AND THE NATURE OF RELIGIONJAMES H. LEUBA
Surely hell, the place of punishment and purgatorial expiation, is actually upon this earth in such cases.
THE WANDERINGS OF A SPIRITUALISTARTHUR CONAN DOYLE
Moreover, as a reminder of your insolence, you must pass through four purgatorial stages.
THE LAND OF LOOK BEHINDPAUL CAMERON BROWN
For him the scene was one of those silent, purgatorial moments that are approached with senses steeled and thought held in a vice.
OTHER THINGS BEING EQUALEMMA WOLF
It was like turning from some purgatorial fiend to an angel of light, come to announce that the season of torment was past.
THE TENANT OF WILDFELL HALLANNE BRONTE
It was noble of you to be severe with her too, and to make her go through purgatorial fires.
THE ETERNAL CITYHALL CAINE
Miss Nightingale's meditations, written in the purgatorial stage, are many and poignant.
THE LIFE OF FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE VOL. 2 OF 2EDWARD TYAS COOK

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