Alondra was attractive in a delicate way - her features more refined.
He is very soft and delicate yet.
King Sun laughed softly to himself when the delicate jars began to melt and break.
Shadows played across the delicate, pert features.
She felt delicate and feminine in his arms.
She was the opposite of Elise: delicate and sweet, quiet and soft-spoken.
Her pink hair was up in a bun that revealed the delicate cut of her elfin features.
He took in her delicate features and felt a familiar warmth stir his blood.
He desperately wanted to kiss her, but resisted, sensing the delicate balance between them.
Though her hair was pink, there was no mistaking the delicate facial features, porcelain skin and large eyes of the woman who tormented him his entire life then dumped the underworld on him.
It contained three items: a tarnished ring, a soul and a delicate silver necklace with a compass on the end.
But there's nothing pale or delicate about Helen.
Boris was tall and fair, and his calm and handsome face had regular, delicate features.
Thus in a time of trouble ever memorable to him after the birth of their first child who was delicate, when they had to change the wet nurse three times and Natasha fell ill from despair, Pierre one day told her of Rousseau's view, with which he quite agreed, that to have a wet nurse is unnatural and harmful.
Dean finished dismantling the tree, cleaning up the remaining detritus of the holidays and packing away the delicate figures of a manger scene.
Near the end of May, the sand cherry (Cerasus pumila) adorned the sides of the path with its delicate flowers arranged in umbels cylindrically about its short stems, which last, in the fall, weighed down with good-sized and handsome cherries, fell over in wreaths like rays on every side.
Amid the scattered property and the crowd on the open space, she, in her rich satin cloak with a bright lilac shawl on her head, suggested a delicate exotic plant thrown out onto the snow.
He did not sing like a trained singer who knows he is listened to, but like the birds, evidently giving vent to the sounds in the same way that one stretches oneself or walks about to get rid of stiffness, and the sounds were always high-pitched, mournful, delicate, and almost feminine, and his face at such times was very serious.
She did not know and would not have believed it, but beneath the layer of slime that covered her soul and seemed to her impenetrable, delicate young shoots of grass were already sprouting, which taking root would so cover with their living verdure the grief that weighed her down that it would soon no longer be seen or noticed.
Tucked into the braids were delicate flowers that circled her head like a golden crown.
Those huge hands had started to explore her body in a way that left her feeling feminine, delicate, and willing to let him take control in a way she never permitted him before.
A delicate balance of local easements, public involvement and volunteer labor was slowly assembled.
The delicate shape of her slender neck and shoulders drew his eye.
Jessi covered her mouth, willing him not to say anything stupid to her delicate cousin.
One remarkable discovery, however, of general interest, was the outcome of a long series of delicate weighings and minute experimental care in the determination of the relative density of nitrogen gas - undertaken in order to determine the atomic weight of nitrogen - namely, the discovery of argon, the first of a series of new substances, chemically inert, which occur, some only in excessively minute quantities, as constituents of the 1 The barony was created at George IV.'s coronation in 1821 for the wife of Joseph Holden Strutt, M.P. for Maldon (1790-1826) and Okehampton (1826-1830), who had done great service during the French War as colonel of the Essex militia.
Nearly all of the exhibitors seemed perfectly willing to let me touch the most delicate things, and they were very nice about explaining everything to me.
Who knows but if our instruments were delicate enough we might detect an undulation in the crust of the earth?
Even ice begins with delicate crystal leaves, as if it had flowed into moulds which the fronds of waterplants have impressed on the watery mirror.
She pulled up her muslin sleeve and showed him a red scar on her long, slender, delicate arm, high above the elbow on that part that is covered even by a ball dress.
Pierre looked again at the companion's pale, delicate face with its black eyes and peculiar mouth, and something near to him, long forgotten and more than sweet, looked at him from those attentive eyes.
What would it be like to run her hands over Darkyn's lean frame the way she had Gabriel's, to feel his sharp teeth nip the delicate skin of her inner thighs and breasts?
She tilted her head to the side, exposing the delicate skin on her neck in an unmistakable invitation to the demon side of her mate.
Its colors rippled and changed before the flower bent and delicate wings spread apart, revealing a creature that was surely a fairy.
A'Ran's warm chest was at her back, his intimate touch on her stomach making her feel far more delicate than she ever had.
They emerged into the morning sun, and Xander shielded his delicate eyes from the brightness.
Petite with cool beauty, Sofi appeared delicate, until she spoke.
In Rhabdopleura each zooid forms its own delicate tube composed of a characteristic series of distinct rings.
Of England, whom he consulted on this delicate affair.
In person Propertius was pale and thin, as was to be expected in one of a delicate and even sickly constitution.
In delicate researches two divisions of the scale should always be read, not merely for increased accuracy but to obtain the corrections for " run " from the observations themselves.
Its delicate blossoms shrank from the slightest earthly touch; it seemed as if a tree of paradise had been transplanted to earth.
Oh, it was a lovely and delicate doll! but the little girl's brother, a tall lad, had taken the doll, and set it up in a high tree in the garden, and had run away.
It should be said that any double-case watch with the crystal removed serves well enough for a blind person whose touch is sufficiently delicate to feel the position of the hands and not disturb or injure them.
Some were red, some white, and others were delicate pink, and they were peeping out from between the green leaves like beautiful little fairies.
Boris, in the accurate way characteristic of him, was building a little pyramid of chessmen with his delicate white fingers while awaiting Berg's move, and watched his opponent's face, evidently thinking about the game as he always thought only of whatever he was engaged on.
This was Speranski's cold, mirrorlike look, which did not allow one to penetrate to his soul, and his delicate white hands, which Prince Andrew involuntarily watched as one does watch the hands of those who possess power.
He was the same as ever, but the feverish color of his face, his glittering eyes rapturously turned toward her, and especially his neck, delicate as a child's, revealed by the turn-down collar of his shirt, gave him a peculiarly innocent, childlike look, such as she had never seen on him before.
In one thin, translucently white hand he held a handkerchief, while with the other he stroked the delicate mustache he had grown, moving his fingers slowly.
The curly- headed, delicate boy sat with shining eyes unnoticed in a corner, starting every now and then and muttering something to himself, and evidently experiencing a new and powerful emotion as he turned his curly head, with his thin neck exposed by his turn-down collar, toward the place where Pierre sat.
Agitated by him and the fire he caused, she was also awed by how small and delicate his muscular frame made her feel.
The narrow, delicate, FIG.
The skirt is black, while the waist is mostly yellow, trimmed with delicate lavender chiffon, and black velvet bows and lace.
The question of a special "sixth sense," such as people have ascribed. to Miss Keller, is a delicate one.
These are the coarsest mills, in which all gossip is first rudely digested or cracked up before it is emptied into finer and more delicate hoppers within doors.
Despite his apparently delicate build Prince Andrew could endure physical fatigue far better than many very muscular men, and on the night of the battle, having arrived at Krems excited but not weary, with dispatches from Dokhturov to Kutuzov, he was sent immediately with a special dispatch to Brunn.
Traci was stunning, from her supermodel body to her delicate, elfin features.
It was of Darkyn's fangs sinking into the delicate skin of her neck.
The fingers around her mouth and neck maneuvered her head to the side until her ear was near her shoulder to expose the delicate area before both fell away.
He didn't have Kris's noble look or Andre's delicate features.
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.
The woman before him was younger than he expected and cute in an elfin way, with large eyes, a tapered chin, delicate jaw line, and expressive brow.
It was too delicate for such a place and such a man.
Her large eyes were arresting, her delicate features feminine and flawless.
The noblewoman withdrew a delicate knife and flicked the inside of her wrist with the tip of the blade.
Somehow I had expected to see a pale, delicate child--I suppose I got the idea from Dr. Howe's description of Laura Bridgman when she came to the Institution.
I too had woven a kind of basket of a delicate texture, but I had not made it worth any one's while to buy them.
Half the orchard was on fire while the other half rained delicate pink-white blooms from the apple trees.
The rainbow tints from the colored suns fell upon the glass city softly and gave to the buildings many delicate, shifting hues which were very pretty to see.
This mirrorlike gaze and those delicate hands irritated Prince Andrew, he knew not why.
The box contained a pair of earrings - delicate filigree in white gold with sparkling diamonds.
The finest qualities of our nature, like the bloom on fruits, can be preserved only by the most delicate handling.
Rostov was particularly struck by the beauty of a small, pure-bred, red- spotted bitch on Ilagin's leash, slender but with muscles like steel, a delicate muzzle, and prominent black eyes.
She was delicate, with long hair as dark as the night sky and large eyes that turned from blue to green to grey.
Dark circles smudged the delicate skin beneath her clear eyes.