There was one more thought at the dead heart, one doubting and perplexing query.
It was the face of Eric, and his head rested upon the dead heart of Skallagrim.
These endure in secret, and are the more sacred for this; they die only with the dead heart.
But he was convinced that in taking Marynia he was not taking a dead heart.
One whose supposed demise caused you to say that you would forever carry a dead heart within your breast.
You did not know that I took this Cross from her dead heart!
Have you ever been present at a performance of The dead heart?
The thought darted to her that it was the sound of her own dead heart awaking.
She has made this dead heart of mine feel a reviving breath of life, when I think of her.
For a secret tendril of love still clung and quivered about the dead heart.