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" ... black dress, and profoundly at peace; while, stooping over her with a kindly, playful smile, he was ready to lift her up in his firm arms and take her into the sanctuary of his innermost heart — for ever! The flush of rapture flooding her whole... "
Victory, an Island Tale - Page 407
by Joseph Conrad - 1929 - 396 pages
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VICTORY

JOSEP CONRAD - 1921
...heart—for ever! The flush of rapture flooding her whole being broke out in a smile of innocent, girlish happiness; and with that divine radiance on her lips...in his placid voice; "there are more dead in this affair—more white people, J mean—than have been killed in many of the battles of the last Achin...
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Victory: An Island Tale

Joseph Conrad - Fiction - 1995 - 409 pages
...- for ever! The flush of rapture flooding her whole being broke out in a smile of innocent, girlish happiness; and with that divine radiance on her lips...triumphant, seeking for his glance in the shades of death. 14 'Yes, Excellency,' said Davidson in his placid voice; 'there are more dead in this affair - more...
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Victory: An Island Tale

Joseph Conrad, Mara Kalnins - Fiction - 2004 - 333 pages
...heart—for ever! The flush of rapture flooding her whole being broke out in a smile of innocent, girlish happiness; and with that divine radiance on her lips...in his placid voice; "there are more dead in this affair—more white people, I mean—than have been killed in many of the battles of the last Achin...
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What Good are the Arts?

John Carey - Art - 2006 - 286 pages
...- for ever! The flush of rapture flooding her whole being broke out in a smile of innocent, girlish happiness; and with that divine radiance on her lips...triumphant, seeking for his glance in the shades of death. Conrad has not relinquished irony even here. Lena's romantic vision of herself and her glamorous lover...
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The Complete Works of Joseph Conrad: Victory

Joseph Conrad - 1921
...for ever! The flush of \ rapture flooding her whole being broke out in a smile / of innocent, girlish happiness; and with that divine radiance on her lips she breathed her last, triumphant, for his glance in the shades of death. XIV "YES, Excellency," said Davidson in his placid voice; "there...
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