exorcisethe feeling of an at least unconscious desire to exorcize possible specters.
The specters of the Founders hang over us like thunderheads in a storm about to break.
The subtlety of the movement in the paintings on the walls, however, more than makes up for the fact that the spirits look no better than the specters you see in the Ghostbuster movies.
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