He pulled down her bed covers, felt around the darker bathroom for all the towels and opened her small overnight bag.
He paused, his face turning a darker shade of red.
White hair, really big like Talon, these eyes that were darker than night, and when he talked, you could tell he didn't have a soul.
She made her way to a coffee shop and sat at a table in the darker end of the shop, hot cocoa in hand.
The root is made to press its way into the darker cracks and crannies of the soil, so bringing its root-hairs into better contact with the particles round which the hygroscopic water hangs.
There is a general tendency among these insular birds to vary more or less from their continental representatives, and this is especially shown by the former having always darker plumage and stronger bills and legs.
One source of energy was darker than a stormy sky while another was as bright as the sun.
Darkyn's daughter appeared frail and gaunt, her skin a shade or two darker than the white pillow beneath her head.
His eyes glowed darker than night, two black holes in his otherwise indistinguishable face.
His skin was darker, the color of honey as opposed to alabaster, his eyes a rich, dark brown, and his features lacking the delicate, chiseled beauty of Romas's family.
Dean slipped onto a barstool at the far end of the room where the light was a darker yellow.
His gaze scoured her face, something obviously going on behind eyes that were darker than normal.
This kind is sometimes seen in plantations, where it may be recognized by its shorter, darker leaves and longer cones.
Talon's flush grew darker beneath the red of exertion on his face.
She managed a nod at the eyes that had grown darker than the sky.
She turned to see the hall in disarray, a mist darker than night slowly creeping through the crowd.
But instead of a rim of darker blue surrounding her irises, they were rimmed by a thick band of iridescent silver.
Death was almost seven feet tall, built more solid than a tree trunk with hair and eyes darker than a moonless night.
First, can you tell me if your Gabriel is about seven feet tall, with eyes darker than night and no sense of humor?
Deidre followed, barely able to make out the shape of a doorway that pulsed darker than night.
Her eyes fell to the entryway in front of the elegant building in which she stayed, then to the street further down, where several forms moved from beneath a canopy, trailed by a shadow darker than night.
Any darker color, and she would stand out even more.
Behind the tent and its low, shallow steps was a small group of blond warriors surrounding a fifth man with darker skin and hair.
She wore a rich tanzanite blue-purple that was darker than the colors worn by the people of this planet.
She blinked as she entered the darker house and forced her attention on her surroundings.
The sky was a deeper blue, the green of the spruce and pine even darker than usual against the incredible white blanket that reflected the sun so brightly one was forced to squint or wear sunglasses.
Lana looked from him to Major Brady, with his darker features and hair.
The rain was steadier and the day was darker as they moved from their arrival gate to find the connecting flight to Norfolk.
Dawn must be getting close, because she had never seen things darker than they were right now.
He shifted uncomfortably and his neck turned a darker shade of red.
Opposite the entrance, he saw an area that shimmered darker than the rest of the cave.
Her loss was darker than his.
A glance at the sky revealed darker clouds in the west.
Her fiery hair was darker than Yully's, her eyes bluer than even Sofi's.
Darian's thoughts grew darker as he thought again of Jenn.
No, it was darker than sleep.
A variety still more marked, with a darker brown cap and the flesh changing to a deeper rose, and sometimes blood-red, has been described as A.
It is also darker in colour, has less of the frontal crest, shorter legs, a longer tail, and the markings beneath take the form of bars rather than stripes, while the bill, eyes and legs are all black.
The tall, fair and blue-eyed individuals who are found to the north-east of the Seine and in Normandy appear to be nearer in race to the Scandinavian and Germanic invaders; a tall and darker type with long faces and aquiline noses occurs in some parts of Franche-Co1nt and Champagne, the Vosges and the Perche.
At Rutland, Proctor and Dorset many darker shades are found, including "moss vein," olive green and various shades of blue, green, yellow and pink, which are used for ornamental purposes.
Leeches are usually olive green to brown in colour, darker patches and spots being scattered over a paler ground.
It was suggested that the motive of the murder was the brothers' rivalry in the affection of Donna Sancha, wife of Giuffre, the pope's youngest son, while there were yet darker hints at incestuous relations of Cesare and the duke with their sister Lucrezia.
It is a very common event to find the early stages of injury indicated by pale yellow spots, which turn darker, brown, red, black, &c., later, e.g.
We have homely genera, even among the true Passeres, occurring there - such as Alauda, Acrocephalus, Motacilla and Pratincola, while the Cisticola madagascariensis is only distinguishable from the well-known fan-tailed warbler, C. schoenicola of Europe, Africa and India by its rather darker coloration.
Their colour is usually a darker brown than that of their kinsfolk of the eastern Pacific, but light-complexioned Maoris, almost European in features, are met with.
The outlook appeared indeed far darker to Jeremiah than it seemed more than a century before to Isaiah in the evil days of Jotham and Ahaz, " when the whole head was sick and the whole heart faint " (Isa.
This brilliant epoch, however, was not without its darker side.
Even pure gold, it may be noted, is darker or lighter in colour according as a stronger or a weaker current is used.
Both the two former are iron-grey on the upper parts, and black below, a style of coloration rare among mammals, as the upper side of the body is in the great majority darker than the lower.
It is also to be noticed that the space between the two bows is considerably darker than the rest of the sky.
His complexion is tawny, darker than that of the Chinese, but clearer than that of the Cambodian; his hair is black, coarse and long; his skin is thick; his forehead low; his skull slightly depressed at the top, but well developed at the sides.
In the case of Jason and the Argonauts, she plays the part of a kindly, good-natured fairy; Euripides, however, makes her a barbarous priestess of Hecate, while the Alexandrian writers depicted her in still darker colours.
On the upper side of the leaf, where it is first visible, it forms pale green irregular spots, which become darker in colour.
The centre of the spots on the grapes becomes darker as the disease advances, and a red line appears dividing the dark brown border into an outer and an inner rim and giving a very characteristic appearance to the diseased plant.
It contains more roots, and as a rule, is darker in colour than the subsoil on account of the larger proportion of decaying vegetable matter present in it: it is also looser in texture than the subsoil.
The sky had grown darker again and the wind made queer sobbing sounds as it swept over the valley.
He walked quickly, but very quietly, down the pathway into the darker woods.
It is darker in the woods, even in common nights, than most suppose.
As it grew darker, I was startled by the honking of geese flying low over the woods, like weary travellers getting in late from Southern lakes, and indulging at last in unrestrained complaint and mutual consolation.
He hugged her, a darker thought crossing his mind as he held her and their child close.
His black hair appeared darker, thicker and shone as if coated in oil.
The White God, Damian, was cool and wary, his white-blonde hair, golden eyes and subtle white glow the opposite of Xander's darker presence.
Of the quartz-monzonite type are the whitish granites of Bethel and Rochester (Windsor county) and Randolph (Orange county), the light grey of Dummerston (Windham county), and the darker greys of Cabot (Washington county), Derby (Orleans county), Hardwick and Groton (Caledonia county) and Topsham (Orange county).
When women gave up the use of the toga, they adopted the stola, a long tunic with a border of a darker colour (instita) along the lower edge; the neck also sometimes had a.