The meaning was very esoteric in film, literature and art.
Communicating love in a way neither had ever experienced, they converged in an esoteric dance in which the world fell away.
Turning now to the consideration of the word " apocryphal " itself, we find that in its earliest use it was applied in a laudatory sense to writings, (I) which were kept secret because they were the vehicles of esoteric knowledge which was too profound or too sacred to be imparted to any save the initiated.
Such esoteric books are apocryphal in the original conception of the term.
' Judaism was long accustomed to lay claim to an esoteric tradition.