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  • " As first night, then day, and first ignorance, then knowledge (ys&,cnc), and first sickness, then healing, so the things of error come first in life, and then the truth supervenes upon them, as the physician upon the sickness."
  • "Water," he continues, "was generically hallowed by the Spirit of God brooding over it at creation, and therefore all special waters are holy, and at once obtain the sacrament of sanctification when God is invoked (over them.) For the Spirit from heaven instantly supervenes and is upon the waters, hallowing them out of itself, and being so hallowed they drink up a power of hallowing."
  • The physical signs are those of broncho-pneumonia; oedema of the lungs soon supervenes, and death occurs in three or four days.
  • Thereafter a more or less sleepy state supervenes, but it is not the case that atropine ever causes genuine coma.
  • Death usually supervenes before a numbing effect on the intestine can be observed.

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