She reminded him of the little dolls his youngest sister had rejected several sun-cycles before.
"Talal has not had dolls in sun-cycles, Uncle," A'Ran replied.
On the terrace, as was ascertained in 1894, stood a Corinthian temple of the early imperial period, iio by 65 ft.; the cella was decorated internally with engaged half-columns, and contained the pedestal for the statue of the deity, according to some authorities Venus, but more probably Jupiter Anxur worshipped as a child - a theory confirmed by the discovery of many curious leaden toys, like those made for dolls' houses at the present day, in the favissae on the E.
Provinces when, at the Gurui serpent-festival, women make vicarious offerings by throwing to Nag Deota, the river demon, dolls which the village lads beat with long switches (Crooke ii.
Thus in England, especially the northern counties, there was a custom (now extinct) for poor women to carry round the "Advent images," two dolls dressed one to represent Christ and the other the Virgin Mary.
Its industries include the manufacture of machinery, casks, corks, soap, dolls and furniture, ironfounding and bell-founding - the famous "Kaiserglocke" of the Cologne cathedral was cast here.
We were busy cutting out paper dolls; but we soon wearied of this amusement, and after cutting up our shoestrings and clipping all the leaves off the honeysuckle that were within reach, I turned my attention to Martha's corkscrews.
I had dolls which talked, and cried, and opened and shut their eyes; yet I never loved one of them as I loved poor Nancy.
The other day I broke my doll's head off; but that was not a dreadful accident, because dolls do not live and feel, like people.
I have four dolls now.
She devoted herself to her dolls the first evening, and when it was bedtime she undressed very quietly, but when she felt me get into bed with her, she jumped out on the other side, and nothing that I could do would induce her to get in again.
She played with her dolls more than usual, and would have nothing to do with me.
After dinner I rest for an hour, and Helen plays with her dolls or frolics in the yard with the little darkies, who were her constant companions before I came.
She has a great many dolls, and every one of them has been broken in a fit of temper or ennui.
After breakfast I played with dolls short.
Helen had been given a bed and carriage for her dolls, which she had received and used like any other gift.
To this chit of a girl, Natasha, who not so long ago was playing with dolls and who was still having lessons.