A structure loomed darkly against the lighter horizon.
Without the scars, he was a darkly handsome man, his features heavy and masculine.
Long on the back and upwards of an inch in length on the sides, of a delicate French grey colour, darkly mottled on the upper surface and dusky white beneath; the ears being long, broad and thinly covered with hair.
His eyes reflected disappointment, but the smile plastered on his darkly handsome face never faltered.
By the common methods of discipline, at the expense of many tears and some blood, I purchased the knowledge of the Latin syntax," but manifestly, in his own opinion, the Arabian Nights, Pope's Homer, and Dryden's Virgil, eagerly read, had at this period exercised a much more powerful influence on his intellectual development than Phaedrus and Cornelius Nepos, "painfully construed and darkly understood."
With the growing weakness and corruption of the Hasmonaean princes, and the alienation of a large part of the nation from their cause, the hope of a better kingship begins to appear in Judaea also; at first darkly shadowed forth in the Book of Enoch (chap. xc.), where the white steer, the future leader of God's herd after the deliverance from the heathen, stands in a certain contrast to the actual dynasty (the horned lambs); and then much more clearly, and for the first time with use of the name Messiah, in the Psalter of Solomon, the chief document of the protest of Pharisaism against its enemies the later Hasmonaeans.
Stationed outside her room, Cora trailed her at a distance, silent and darkly dressed, like a shadow.
Gabriel chuckled then said darkly, "How can you be so sure?"
That explains her cheek, he thought darkly, not caring one bit about Sasha or the vial.
His eyes flashed darkly and his face went pale under the tan.
"It runs in the family," Xander said, darkly amused.
Two more men, one she recognized from the cottage, and another with darkly handsome Hispanic features, stood watching two Guardians box.
His eyes were captivating, by far the most attractive feature in his darkly handsome face.
Dorsal surface arched and more darkly pigmented than the flat ventral surface.
And sometimes he " darkly hinted " that he himself was Christ, calling himself the Standing One.
The island, like the rest of Theodoric's dominions, was certainly well looked after by the great king and his minister; yet we hear darkly of disaffection to, Gothic rule (Cass.