unknowns


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unknowns

(ŭn″nōnz′)
In hypnotherapy those feelings, ideas, or images that are unfamiliar to a person and therefore potentially frightening, hazardous, or uncomfortable.
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Finally, she sits down crying on a block of stone, and is in all the known and unknown humours of her sex at once.
Great astonishment was painted on the countenance of the unknown.
Then there is the stronger reason for my remaining," said the unknown.
The cub had broken through the wall of the world, the unknown had let go its hold of him, and here he was without hurt.
Now that the terrible unknown had let go of him, he forgot that the unknown had any terrors.
Not in the mountains, at all events," returned the unknown, unwilling to give in.
After approaching Milady with a slow and solemn step, so that the table alone separated them, the unknown took off his mask.
Although the stranger's name and rank were unknown to Rosalie's father, he was really the son of the King of the Golden Isle, which had for capital a city that extended from one sea to another.
Late in the afternoon my horse, which had been standing with dragging rein before the cave, started slowly down the trail, evidently in search of food and water, and I was left alone with my mysterious unknown companion and the dead body of my friend, which lay just within my range of vision upon the ledge where I had placed it in the early morning.
We seek pitifully to convey to others the treasures of our heart, but they have not the power to accept them, and so we go lonely, side by side but not together, unable to know our fellows and unknown by them.
Here is a letter--a long delightful letter--from the Engadine, left at the door by some gentleman unknown.
This letter" (as he spoke, Maximilian drew a letter from the purse and gave it to the count) -- "this letter was written by him the day that my father had taken a desperate resolution, and this diamond was given by the generous unknown to my sister as her dowry.