The rapturous emotions on the pulpit.
Sonya now was sixteen and she was very pretty, especially at this moment of happy, rapturous excitement.
The audience gave him a rapturous standing ovation which lasted at least 14 seconds.
The film also opened to rapturous acclaim in America, earlier this year.
But this seemingly inauspicious start to a day leads to an evening of champagne celebration, a winning silver salver and rapturous applause.