Metaphysical and Metaphorical Uses
English-speakers use the word "spirit" in two related contexts, one metaphysical and the other metaphorical.
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“Some authors have what amounts to a metaphysical approach. They admit to inspiration. Sudden and unaccountable urgencies to write catapult them out of sleep and bed. For myself, I have never awakened to jot down an idea that was acceptable the following morning.”
—Fannie Hurst (18891968)