None of this of course means that O'Connell is correct about what Kissinger said or what he meant to impart to Ismael.
What the son took from the parental example were lessons she meant to impart and others she was unaware of having imparted.
The unusual textures (santouri, ney, lyra, clarinets, voices) impart a mystical quality to this work.
early 15c., "to give a part of (one's possessions); late 15c., "to share, take part," from Old French impartir (14c.), from Late Latin impartire (also impertire) "to share in, divide with another, communicate," from assimilated form of in- "into, in" (see in- (2)) + partire "to divide, part" (see part (v.)). Related: Imparted; imparting.