The passages were all cut in a closegrained stone, and are very narrow, with arched ceilings, running very irregularly, and ramifying in all direc tions.
Lacing fingers behind her neck, she arched back, feeling the muscles in her back stretch.
She cried out and arched, blinded by pain as he held her against the wall.
She arched a brow.
He backed up a little and arched his brow.
He arched a dark brow "Alexia?"
On the other side of the kitchen, with an arched door leading back to the living room, was a room that could only be described as the staircase room.
Finally he arched one brow and turned back to the roast.
A faint smile twisted his dark features and one brow arched quizzically.
Claudette arched well maintained brows.
He eased into her body at first then made love to her hungrily, relentlessly pushing her deeper into the haze of pleasure and desire, until she arched beneath him, her body on the verge of shattering.
Rhyn asked suspiciously as Kiki started toward the arched door beside the portcullis.
Jackson arched an eyebrow.
Elisabeth laughed and arched a brow at him.
Elisabeth arched her eyebrows in a warning to Jackson.
As they climbed into bed, Jackson arched his brow.
He leered at Elisabeth, arched his eyebrows with a lascivious grin, then stretched with great exaggeration.
His brows arched high.
Trees arched over the road, forming a canopy of leaves.
The sod arched into the air and fell, targeting Keaton.
It arched high and came down with a clatter.
Clara arched her brows.
Situated on the north bank of the Teith, here crossed by a three-arched bridge, and sheltered by a ridge of wooded hills, it is in growing repute as a health resort.
To the south-west of the Forum are the remains of three small temples, one dedicated to Venus, and a well-preserved Mithraeum, with mosaics representing the seven planets, &c. To the south-west again is the conspicuous brick cella of a lofty temple, on arched substructures, generally supposed to be that of Vulcan, with a threshold block of africano (Euboean) marble over 15 ft.
At Saluzzo in Piedmont there is a stock with hanging ears, arched face and tall stature, kept for its dairy qualities; and in the Biellese the merino breed is maintained by some of the larger proprietors.
Of Hexham, on the north bank of the river Tyne, which is here crossed by a fine seven-arched bridge dating from 1674.
The picturesque narrow-arched bridge over the Thames near St Helen's church dates originally from 1416.
Few buildings, at least few buildings raised i n any reasonable style of architecture which makes use of the arched construction, can be less like one another Sicily.
A trench was first excavated to the proper depth, then the side walls and arched roof of brick were put in place, earth was filled in behind and over the arch, and the surface of the ground restored, either by paving where streets were followed, or by actually being built over with houses where the lines passed under private property.
Where the depth to rail-level was too great for cut-and-cover methods, ordinary tunnelling processes were used; and where the trench was too shallow for the arched roof, heavy girders, sometimes of cast iron, bridged it between the side walls, longitudinal.
- Type-Section of Arched Covered Way, Metropolitan District railway, London.
Into the Danube Canal flows the small stream, called Wien, now arched over almost in its entirety.
In the Silesian process the distillation is conducted in specially constructed muffles of a prismatic shape arched above, which are arranged in two parallel rows within a low-vaulted furnace, similar to the pots in a glass furnace.
The pressure developed was sufficient to crush an arched lining of two-foot granite blocks.
It entered a creek which was navigable for a considerable distance, and formed a subsidiary harbour for the City, but by the 14th century this was becoming choked with refuse, and though an attempt was made to clear it, and wharves were built in 1670, it was wholly arched over in 1 7371765 below Holborn Bridge.
At both Hamburg and Harburg, again, there are handsome railway bridges, the one (1868-1873 and 1894) crossing the northern Elbe, and the other (1900) the southern Elbe; and the former arm is also crossed by a fine triple-arched bridge (1888) for vehicular traffic.
There were four gates, that on the east with a single arched opening being well-preserved.
It has two stories above the ground floor, and, being on the slope of the hill, is, like the whole piazza, raised on arched substructures.
It is supported by massive arched substructures, which extend under the surrounding houses.
The river is spanned just above the Frei Hafen by a triple-arched railway bridge, 1339 ft.
The Taff is spanned by two bridges, one a four-arched bridge rebuilt in 1858-1859 leading to Llandaff, and the other a cantilever with a central swinging span of 190 ft.
The galleries are not the way of access to the cemeteries, but are themselves the cemeteries, the dead being buried in long low horizontal recesses, excavated in the vertical walls of the passages, rising tier above tier like the berths in a ship, from a few inches above the floor to the springing of the arched ceiling, to the number of five, six or even sometimes twelve ranges.