All desire to push him away vanished and she clung to him, lost in the ecstasy of his urgent lovemaking.
A breeze made her curtains flutter, and she closed it, certain Claire's cries of ecstasy would soon fill the air around the mansion.
If Deidre found pleasure in funnel cakes and warm socks, she found utter ecstasy in Gabriel's arms.
Without a word, he lifted her into his arms and carried her to the world of ecstasy they called their bedroom.
I'll bet you a night of unbridled ecstasy against a week of doing dishes that they end up in the sack.
He enters at length into the conditions of ecstasy and the yearnings that precede it.
The lofty symbolism of his prose is frequently obscure, but his lyrical verses are distinguished for their rapturous ecstasy and beauty of expression.
She was famous during her life-time for the weekly ecstasy of the Passion, during which in a trance she experienced the sufferings of the Holy Virgin contemplating the Passion of her Son.
In the Gentile-Christian churches, under the influence of pagan associations, ecstasy was the rule.
No prophet, it was declared, could speak in ecstasy, that was devilish; further, only false prophets accepted gifts.
Philo, who translated the Old Testament religion into the terms of Hellenic thought, holds as an inference from his theory of revelation that the divine Supreme Being is " supra rational," that He can be reached only through " ecstasy ", and that the oracles of God supply the material of moral and religious knowledge.
Suddenly my ecstasy gave place to terror; for my foot struck against a rock and the next instant there was a rush of water over my head.
When he was within twenty paces, and Nicholas could clearly distinguish every detail of his handsome, happy young face, he experienced a feeling of tenderness and ecstasy such as he had never before known.
"What are you about?" shouted Rostov, looking at him in an ecstasy of exasperation.
And in Helene's salon, which Rumyantsev himself honored with his visits, regarding Helene as a remarkably intelligent woman, they talked with the same ecstasy in 1812 as in 1808 of the "great nation" and the "great man," and regretted our rupture with France, a rupture which, according to them, ought to be promptly terminated by peace.
A beatific smile of regret, repentance, and ecstasy beamed on M. de Beausset's face and he glided away to the other generals.
You should have seen her ecstasy, and how he caught it for having stayed away so long.