How many years elapsed from beginning to end can hardly be said.
In the morning I bathe my intellect in the stupendous and cosmogonal philosophy of the Bhagvat-Geeta, since whose composition years of the gods have elapsed, and in comparison with which our modern world and its literature seem puny and trivial; and I doubt if that philosophy is not to be referred to a previous state of existence, so remote is its sublimity from our conceptions.
No dust has settled on that robe; no time has elapsed since that divinity was revealed.
Two or three years elapsed before Luther began to be generally known and to exercise a perceptible influence upon affairs.
"No. Too much time elapsed before the killing was known and made public," I answered.