Adams, Walter M.  
The house of the hidden places: a clue to the creed of early Egypt from Egyptian sources — London, 1895

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VII.] The Illumination of the Adept. 22 '■

CHAPTER VII.

THE ILLUMINATION OF THE ADEPT.

Initiation achieved, and Ordeal undergone,

the character both of building and of Ritual

seem to undergo a transformation. Not that

the air of mystery is in any way lessened,

rather it deepens if possible, as we penetrate

into the more secret parts. But the period of

weakness and of expectancy once passed, a

sense of power and triumph grows more and

more distinctly perceptible as we enter the

secret places of absolute "Truth." Turning

back with the Initiate, now become the Adept

from the " Meskwa" or Place of Ordeal, we

retrace our steps upwards, under the direction

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