She entered the forest, and the darkness was crushing, suffocating her.
Once past the open vista, the road deteriorated, dropping into the forest on federal land.
The forest was cold, the rustle of pine trees against one another faint.
The forest air was cool and damp.
World class vistas, trickling silver rivers of high snow melt-off, sky as blue as a queen's velvet robe, and the green and grey of forest and rock towering in every direction—all went unseen.
It terminated in a forest meadow.
It's hard to sleep in a forest that's not …alive.
An old forest fence which had seen its best days was a great haul for me.
The whole forest was already clothed in green.
"Do you like the forest?" she asked, suddenly nervous under his scrutiny.
His white-silver hair was long and clasped at his neck, his bronzed face and forest- green eyes displaying no emotion.
Sunday began with a lost boy who we located in a local forest but was found by the time we called in the tip.
Two people were all he knew with certainty: Sofia and the Watcher with his forest green eyes.
The forest was similar but there was a trail I followed for a time.
This, noble Horse, is my friend the Cowardly Lion, who is the valiant King of the Forest, but at the same time a faithful vassal of Princess Ozma.
The supermodel all but bolted from the midst of the male forest around her.
It's private land, not national forest or park lands, and even though you or the Dawkinses own all this, it's not posted, except for the mine tunnel.
The turrets of a convent stood out beyond a wild virgin pine forest, and far away on the other side of the Enns the enemy's horse patrols could be discerned.
Deidre stared into the forest where he'd disappeared.
One was of medium height and slender, an older man with sharp green eyes the color of forest moss who seemed out of place in the middle of the room.
With forest colored eyes and an athletic body, she towered over most men.
And when he had blessed them, all began to sing; and the whole forest was filled with sweetness and joy because of their wonderful melodies.
She stopped a dozen meters before the edge of the forest, wondering if there was any sort of hazard in being so close to whatever it was causing the lake to be green in the first place.
The half moon.s light made the snow-covered forest glow eerily.
To the bison of the prairie it is a few inches of palatable grass, with water to drink; unless he seeks the Shelter of the forest or the mountain's shadow.
My house was on the side of a hill, immediately on the edge of the larger wood, in the midst of a young forest of pitch pines and hickories, and half a dozen rods from the pond, to which a narrow footpath led down the hill.
Spirits dampened, Jule watched Rourk leave for the pub before Transporting himself to the forest side of the Other's property.
"Bad. Those who support you are few and are being driven into the Everdark forest," Tymkyn replied.
Deidre walked deeper into the forest, wrestling with herself mentally.
She was running from someone in the forest and instead of helping her, Gabriel would only watch.
The death dealer didn't challenge her, instead melting back into the forest shadows.
His pace quickened, and he left the forest and trotted to the Immortals' stronghold.
A breeze swept over the tops of the trees to make them sway but didn't reach the still air of the forest floor.
Happy the demon could draw his lunch out of the forest, Rhyn pounced on the demon, cracking its neck before it could fight.
You may tell by looking at any twig of the forest, ay, at your very wood-pile, whether its winter is past or not.
She walked slowly, taking in everything from the patches of blue sky visible through the trees to the spring flowers sprinkling the forest floor.
Orienting herself, she caught sight of the green haze again and walked along the edge of the forest, seeking a path.
They ran through the forest toward the cliff, then ducked deeper into the forest before the trees gave way at the cliff.
He loped along the trail through the forest and trotted into the park around the castle, where the person he least wanted to see awaited him with a glower and crossed arms.
She rubbed the lumpy scar on her arm, her attention caught by the sight of a jaguar dropping from a tree branch to the edge of the park and the forest a short distance away.
There are demons in the forest surrounding the Immortals. winter stronghold.
The forest is full of demons out for Sasha.s head, and the Dark One may be sending more of its creatures.
Gabriel was at his place in the underworld, a small cottage tucked into Death.s realm, in the Everdark forest of Immortal trees whose hissing, fanlike leaves and snake-like branches moved to catch the quiet wind.
He flew to the forest and shape shifted into a jaguar as he dropped to the ground, taking off through the forest.
Katie wondered what had called him away—news of the demons in the forest or some other awful plan by Kris?
They who come rarely to the woods take some little piece of the forest into their hands to play with by the way, which they leave, either intentionally or accidentally.
The forest has never so good a setting, nor is so distinctly beautiful, as when seen from the middle of a small lake amid hills which rise from the water's edge; for the water in which it is reflected not only makes the best foreground in such a case, but, with its winding shore, the most natural and agreeable boundary to it.
But on the road, the highroad along which the troops marched, there was no such freshness even at night or when the road passed through the forest; the dew was imperceptible on the sandy dust churned up more than six inches deep.
Here and there over the whole of that blue expanse, to right and left of the forest and the road, smoking campfires could be seen and indefinite masses of troops--ours and the enemy's.
Hardening, Jenn turned away and retreated through the forest and rocks to the compound.
Deidre gazed at the strange human forest, whose trees weren't alive like those of her underworld.
He was like a massive shadow among the sunny forest, dressed all in black and armed as if for battle, even when coming to see her.
Instead of taking a portal to his cabin in the Everdark forest, he hiked through the woods.
Crossing through, she emerged outside, in the forest, a short distance outside the low walls around the massive fortress.
It was built on high ground, and the forest sloped downward and away from the fortress.
Her legs grew heavy, but she pushed herself onward into the forest, away from everything that could hurt her and everyone who could stop her from ending this nightmare tonight.
His death-dealers were fading into the shadows of the forest as the ground shook.
She eyed the forest around them.
Rhyn opened the portal to the shadow world and walked through the damp fog to the forest outside the castle.
In the forest he would be thought ungainly, because his face is stretched out and his neck is uselessly long.
The woodman sang of the wild forest; the plowman sang of the fields; the shepherd sang of his sheep; and those who listened forgot about the storm and the cold weather.
As he came out of the forest he saw a little boy by the roadside, who seemed to be watching for some one.
An energy crop could be a permanent forest of trees that convert sunlight to liquid fuel and deliver the fuel directly through their roots to a network of underground pipelines.
The withered grass and the bushes were transformed into a forest of icicles.
I feel in Diana's posture the grace and freedom of the forest and the spirit that tames the mountain lion and subdues the fiercest passions.
In mentioning a visit to Lexington, Mass., she writes: As we rode along we could see the forest monarchs bend their proud forms to listen to the little children of the woodlands whispering their secrets.
At last they reached a great forest, and, being quite tired, they decided to rest awhile and look for nuts before going any further.
In such a day, in September or October, Walden is a perfect forest mirror, set round with stones as precious to my eye as if fewer or rarer.
Such is oftenest the young man's introduction to the forest, and the most original part of himself.
My employment out of doors now was to collect the dead wood in the forest, bringing it in my hands or on my shoulders, or sometimes trailing a dead pine tree under each arm to my shed.
Mechanics and tradesmen who come in person to the forest on no other errand, are sure to attend the wood auction, and even pay a high price for the privilege of gleaning after the woodchopper.
But commonly I kindled my fire with the dry leaves of the forest, which I had stored up in my shed before the snow came.
The next winter I used a small cooking-stove for economy, since I did not own the forest; but it did not keep fire so well as the open fireplace.
If the forest is cut off, the sprouts and bushes which spring up afford them concealment, and they become more numerous than ever.
He proceeded instantly to the forest for wood, being resolved that it should not be made of unsuitable material; and as he searched for and rejected stick after stick, his friends gradually deserted him, for they grew old in their works and died, but he grew not older by a moment.
Next day, at eight in the morning, Pierre and Nesvitski drove to the Sokolniki forest and found Dolokhov, Denisov, and Rostov already there.
Pierre clutched his temples, and turning round went into the forest, trampling through the deep snow, and muttering incoherent words:
In the forest it was almost hot, no wind could be felt.
On entering the forest the horses began to snort and sweated visibly.
Probably ten times the age of the birches that formed the forest, it was ten times as thick and twice as tall as they.
Only the dead-looking evergreen firs dotted about in the forest, and this oak, refused to yield to the charm of spring or notice either the spring or the sunshine.
As he passed through the forest Prince Andrew turned several times to look at that oak, as if expecting something from it.
The left side of the forest was dark in the shade, the right side glittered in the sunlight, wet and shiny and scarcely swayed by the breeze.
"Yes, here in this forest was that oak with which I agreed," thought Prince Andrew.
At one time the count thought of giving her the Ryazan estate or of selling a forest, at another time of borrowing money on a note of hand.
She and the countess and Sonya were standing by themselves as in the depths of a forest amid that crowd of strangers, with no one interested in them and not wanted by anyone.
But here was a fairy forest with black moving shadows, and a glitter of diamonds and a flight of marble steps and the silver roofs of fairy buildings and the shrill yells of some animals.
Early in the morning of the twelfth of June he came out of his tent, which was pitched that day on the steep left bank of the Niemen, and looked through a spyglass at the streams of his troops pouring out of the Vilkavisski forest and flowing over the three bridges thrown across the river.
Beyond Valuevo the road disappeared into a yellowing forest on the horizon.
Far in the distance in that birch and fir forest to the right of the road, the cross and belfry of the Kolocha Monastery gleamed in the sun.
Following the wounded hare he made his way far into the forest and came upon the left flank of Murat's army, encamped there without any precautions.
This detachment halted at the outskirts of a forest, on the path leading from the village of Stromilova to Dmitrovsk.
They disappeared into the forest, and Count Orlov-Denisov, having seen Grekov off, returned, shivering from the freshness of the early dawn and excited by what he had undertaken on his own responsibility, and began looking at the enemy camp, now just visible in the deceptive light of dawn and the dying campfires.
And the adjutant galloped through the forest after Grekov.
"Hurrah-ah-ah!" reverberated in the forest, and the Cossack companies, trailing their lances and advancing one after another as if poured out of a sack, dashed gaily across the brook toward the camp.
That morning, Cossacks of Denisov's party had seized and carried off into the forest two wagons loaded with cavalry saddles, which had stuck in the mud not far from Mikulino where the forest ran close to the road.
It was necessary to let the French reach Shamshevo quietly without alarming them and then, after joining Dolokhov who was to come that evening to a consultation at a watchman's hut in the forest less than a mile from Shamshevo, to surprise the French at dawn, falling like an avalanche on their heads from two sides, and rout and capture them all at one blow.
In their rear, more than a mile from Mikulino where the forest came right up to the road, six Cossacks were posted to report if any fresh columns of French should show themselves.
Behind them along the narrow, sodden, cutup forest road came hussars in threes and fours, and then Cossacks: some in felt cloaks, some in French greatcoats, and some with horsecloths over their heads.
On coming to a path in the forest along which he could see far to the right, Denisov stopped.
And turning to his men he directed a party to go on to the halting place arranged near the watchman's hut in the forest, and told the officer on the Kirghiz horse (who performed the duties of an adjutant) to go and find out where Dolokhov was and whether he would come that evening.
Denisov himself intended going with the esaul and Petya to the edge of the forest where it reached out to Shamshevo, to have a look at the part of the French bivouac they were to attack next day.
Immediately beyond the forest, on a downward slope, lay a field of spring rye.
"They'll cweep up to the garden; you'll wide up fwom there with the Cossacks"--he pointed to a spot in the forest beyond the village--"and I with my hussars fwom here.
Before they had ridden to the outskirts of the forest Petya had considered he must carry out his instructions strictly and return at once.
In the twilight saddled horses could be seen, and Cossacks and hussars who had rigged up rough shelters in the glade and were kindling glowing fires in a hollow of the forest where the French could not see the smoke.
When they had come to the edge of the forest it was noticeably growing light over the field.
Then we are told of the greatness of soul of the marshals, especially of Ney--a greatness of soul consisting in this: that he made his way by night around through the forest and across the Dnieper and escaped to Orsha, abandoning standards, artillery, and nine tenths of his men.
The French, avoiding the Russians, dispersed and hid themselves in the forest by night, making their way round as best they could, and continued their flight.
One part of it dispersed and waded knee-deep through the snow into a birch forest to the right of the village, and immediately the sound of axes and swords, the crashing of branches, and merry voices could be heard from there.
About midnight they heard the sound of steps in the snow of the forest, and the crackling of dry branches.
They all raised their heads to listen, and out of the forest into the bright firelight stepped two strangely clad human figures clinging to one another.
The intruder rode slowly on the bumpy forest trail but as soon as he reached a paved roadway, Howie lost him.
She couldn't make out what was in the garden, but she heard the sounds of fountains and saw the dark green blur of a forest in the distance.
Gabriel stood for a long moment, numb, and then flung a knife into the forest with a roar.
The forest outside his windows grew dark, and he forced himself to his feet.
The shade of the forest where Gabe emerged was cool, the spring sunshine warm.
The forest and darkness created a sense of cozy intimacy, one that held her without crushing her, unlike the rest of the world.
She found herself missing the ocean and the forest near the Immortals.
It was dark and cool, the forest quiet while the waters before him no longer glowed brightly enough to be seen from the stronghold.
Jared limped after him and appeared beside him on the cliff edge, taking in the morning view of grey skies and green forest with a look of distaste.
Keep everyone out of the forest, Kris.
It was very beautiful; but the idle fairies were too much frightened at the mischief their disobedience had caused, to admire the beauty of the forest, and at once tried to hide themselves among the bushes, lest King Frost should come and punish them.
After awhile they came to a great forest and, being tired and hungry, they thought they would rest a little and look for nuts before continuing their journey.
A young forest growing up under your meadows, and wild sumachs and blackberry vines breaking through into your cellar; sturdy pitch pines rubbing and creaking against the shingles for want of room, their roots reaching quite under the house.
It was even supposed by some that the pond had sunk, and this was one of the primitive forest that formerly stood there.
It is now many years that men have resorted to the forest for fuel and the materials of the arts: the New Englander and the New Hollander, the Parisian and the Celt, the farmer and Robin Hood, Goody Blake and Harry Gill; in most parts of the world the prince and the peasant, the scholar and the savage, equally require still a few sticks from the forest to warm them and cook their food.
She squeezed her hand closed to hide the number and faced the forest, waiting for him to reappear.
She incoherently described the depths of the forest, her feelings, and a talk with a beekeeper she met, and constantly interrupted her story to say: No, I can't!
It was already the beginning of June when on his return journey he drove into the birch forest where the gnarled old oak had made so strange and memorable an impression on him.
He was such a delightful old man, and it was so dark in the forest... and he had such kind...