Most of the store fronts were boarded up and a fifty foot blackened gap separated the two largest structures.
After somewhat blackened hot dogs and some canned beans simmered nearby, we returned to the house and left the backyard to the emerging mosquitos.
Dusty surveyed the blackened ruins of the church in the grainy light of dawn.
He looked at his watch, satisfied to see it was past dawn despite the storm-blackened sky.
The skull looked up through hollow eyes, just as the flashlight died, plunging the pair into a blackened void of darkness.
Next to the opening was a blackened fire ring with two large boulders on either side.
He led her through a fortress too ancient for her to date, its blackened walls and well-worn stones massive and thick.
She has done this deed for so many others, but I can't bear to heap more sin on my blackened soul and kill unborn this result of my Joshua's love.
Just give me two minutes to digest this piece of charcoal, he said, biting into the blackened toast.
The access pad appeared as though it had been shot with a laser gun; it was blackened and melted.
Dan entered their command tent and threw down a chunk of blackened metal.
The iron-bark of the eastern coast uplands is well known (Eucalyptus sideroxylon), and is so called from the hardness of the wood, the bark not being remarkable except for its rugged and blackened aspect.
The houses in Uzhitse are quite unlike those of more prosperous Servian towns, being tall, narrow structures of timber, frequently blackened by the damp. Pop. (1900) about 7000.
Deep, built of sandstone blocks blackened with age (whence the name), and held together with iron clamps.
Pieces already detached were restored to their original positions, and those blackened by damp and dust were carefully cleaned.
His battle-pieces have movement and fire, warm colouring (now too often blackened), and great command of the brush, - those of moderate dimensions are the more esteemed.
But later the vomited matter is blackened by blood which has escaped into the stomach from the ulcerated growth.
The excited faces of the soldiers were blackened with it.
"Fine men!" remarked Napoleon, looking at a dead Russian grenadier, who, with his face buried in the ground and a blackened nape, lay on his stomach with an already stiffened arm flung wide.
One fair-haired young soldier of the third company, whom Prince Andrew knew and who had a strap round the calf of one leg, crossed himself, stepped back to get a good run, and plunged into the water; another, a dark noncommissioned officer who was always shaggy, stood up to his waist in the water joyfully wriggling his muscular figure and snorted with satisfaction as he poured the water over his head with hands blackened to the wrists.
On all sides there were waste spaces with only stoves and chimney stacks still standing, and here and there the blackened walls of some brick houses.
But there seemed to be no one to celebrate this holiday: everywhere were blackened ruins, and the few Russians to be seen were tattered and frightened people who tried to hide when they saw the French.