Her father had just admitted there were more people like her, and she couldn't help her flicker of hope at the news.
The Watcher disappeared in a flicker of light.
He felt the flicker of a pulse and prayed it was enough.
If not for the worried flicker of her gaze past him to see who followed, Damian would have thought this a social call.
In a gentle flicker of light, he was gone.
A flicker of alarm went across her features, warning Deidre something was wrong.
The dying flicker danced and radiated in his shaking hand, reflecting on something white.
He thought he saw a flicker of sadness cross her gaze before he crossed into the shadow world.
For the first time in their history, a flicker of emotion crossed the features of her surgeon.
There was a flicker of warmth in his gaze as he teased Katie, and he almost seemed approachable without the bulky trench coat lined with weapons.
Deidre sought some flicker of warmth in his dark gaze and saw none.
A flicker of light, and the clothing appeared on a slate grey slab serving as a bench near the door.
A flicker of amusement crossed her face.
Jonny met her gaze again, and she saw a flicker of familiar warmth in his dark eyes.
Xander looked at her again, a flicker of something she thought might be cunning crossing his features.
Peter and his chancellor de Mezieres represent the last flicker of the crusading spirit.
Prominent among a great variety of song-birds and insectivorous birds are the robin, blue bird, cat bird, sparrows, meadow-lark, bobolink, thrushes, chickadee, wrens, brown thrasher, gold finch, cedar wax-wing, flycatchers, nuthatches, flicker (golden-winged woodpecker), downy and hairy woodpeckers, rose-breasted grosbeak, Baltimore oriole, barnswallow, chimney swift, purple martin, purple finch (linnet), vireos and several species of warblers.
The song birds and insectivorous birds include the cardinal grosbeak, scarlet and summer tanagers, meadow lark, song sparrow, catbird, brown thrasher, wood thrush, house wren, robin, blue bird, goldfinch, red-headed woodpecker, flicker (golden-winged woodpecker), and several species of warblers.
The more characteristic and useful birds include many species of the sparrow, such as the song, swamp, Lincoln's chipping and field sparrow; the bank, barn, cliff, white-bellied and rough-winged swallow, as well as the purple martin and the chimney swift; ten or more species of fly-catchers, including the least, arcadian, phoebe, wood pewee, olive-sided and king bird; about ten species of woodpeckers, of which the more common are the downy, hairy, yellowbellied and golden-winged (flicker); about thirty species of warblers, including the parula, cerulean, Blackburnian, prothonotary, yellow Nashville, red-start, worm-eating and chestnut-sided; and four or five species of vireos.
These were motionless at first, but soon began to flicker more brightly and to sway slowly from side to side and then up and down.