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wakeful

(wāk′fŭl) [AS. wacian, to be awake, + full, complete]
1. Not able to sleep; sleepless.
2. Alert.
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In any case, I try to read them wakefully, with ardor, memory, attention, read courteously, and in the spirit that first brought me to literature, though mindful of contingency and the bristling years.
To be sure, this is the same objective exteriority of the world as it is for the wakefully perceiving humans but who as such cannot directly experience the existential dimensionality of spirits.