Even wet, her hair cascaded in a full mane that framed her face beautifully.
Combing her hair, she was thankful for the natural curls that softly framed her face.
Just under six feet tall, wide-shouldered and lean, Darkyn's youthful appearance was framed by short, dark hair.
Her courage fled to see him framed in his doorway, as seductive by day as he was by night.
The portal was framed in heavy timber.
A new constitution was framed and was ratified by the electors, and Florida passed from under a quasi-military to a full civil government on the 4th of July 1868.
Taking as a basis the nature of the source of compounds, he framed three classes: " mineral," comprising the metals, minerals, earths and stones; " vegetable," comprising plants, resins, gums, juices, &c.; and " animal," comprising animals, their different parts and excreta.
Large windows framed a picturesque pond, boarded by tall pines.
He was putting up a framed twenty dollar bill on the wall next to a picture of him with the president.
Her father stood in the doorway of the house, framed against the light of the foyer.
Short, dark hair framed a face with plain features that showed the signs of a lifetime of battle.
At least, that was her first impression of the eight- by-eight room with its steel-framed bed, simple mattress, and no furniture.
Over the mantle hung a gilt-framed landscape oil; a fall scene that captured all the colors he so loved.
The warehouse was lit, but metal-framed partitions covered in sheeting formed a maze.
Blond curls framed one of the prettiest faces he had ever seen.
The only non-business items were a digital clock and two framed pictures.
There has been an increase of wealth among the few, but along with this a general impoverishment of the mass of the people, and the peculiar institution of the mir, framed on the principle of community of ownership and occupation of the land, was not conducive to the growth of individual effort.
A somewhat better theory of rate regulation was then framed, which divided railway expenditures into movement expense, connected with the line in general, and terminal expense, which connected itself with the stations and station service.
The innumerable theories which were framed as to the precise nature of the offering and as to the precise change in the elements all implied that conception of it.
Far more lenient was Bonaparte's conduct towards a knot of discontented officers who, in April - May 1802, framed a clumsy plot, known as the "Plot of the Placards," for arousing the soldiery against him.
Slaves who were admitted to holy orders, or who entered a monastery, became freemen, under certain restrictions framed to prevent fraud or injustice.
The Declaration of the Rights of Man in August 1789 seemed to meet their claims, but in March 1790 the assembly, alarmed by rumours of the discontent and disaffection of the planters in San Domingo, passed a resolution that it had not been intended to comprehend the internal government of the colonies in the constitution framed for the mother country.
In November 1811 a convention met at New Orleans and framed a constitution under which, on the 30th of April 181 2, the Territory of Orleans became the state of Louisiana.
The government of the world I live in was not framed, like that of Britain, in after-dinner conversations over the wine.
Pierre spoke from her doorway, framed against the light of the hall.
The view (traceable no doubt to the Aristotelian definition) that equity mitigates the hardships of the law where the law errs through being framed in universals, is to be found in some of the earlier writings.
He communicates to the tribesmen the orders of the vali, which must be framed in accordance with their customs and institutions.
The constitution of the state was framed by a convention that sat at Denver from December 1875 to March 1876.
` It is interesting to see how in a country whose civil rule was becoming gradually more absolutist, this ` Church under the cross' framed for itself a government which reconciled, more thoroughly perhaps than has ever been done since, the two principles of popular rights and supreme control.
The judiciary system of Italy is mainly framed on the French model.
A bill known as the Law of Law Guarantees was therefore framed and laid before parliament.
By this time it was sufficiently obvious that the Yugosla y s were tacitly if not explicitly agreed upon a triple parallel policy, framed for all contingencies.
It was not, indeed, simply a reactionary or undemocratic measure; it was, as The Times correspondent pointed out, " a measure sui generis, designed to defeat the objects of the universal suffrage movement that compelled the Coalition to take office in April 1906, and framed in accordance with Magyar needs as understood by one of the foremost Magyar noblemen."
The electoral law was framed to prevent more than a very few natives obtaining the franchise.
Knowing the danger of an undefined position, the emperor caused the councils to dispense with their deliberations, and adopt, as the constitution of the empire, the project framed by the council of state.
In this year he was also a member of the convention which framed the first constitution for the state of Maryland.
In the scholastic discussions of the 12th century the question came to the front again, for the doctrine as framed by Alcuin was not universally accepted.
The total revenues of the empire are thus estimated to produce 725,848,332, and seeing the careful and moderate manner in which the estimates have been framed, this may be looked upon rather as a minimum than a maximum.
The constitution upon which the government of Cuba rests was framed during the period of the United States military government; it was adopted the 21st of February 1901, and certain amendments or conditions required by the United States were accepted on the 12th of June 1901.
He was a member of the Virginia House of Delegates in 1776-1780 and again in 1787-1788, and in 1787 was a member of the convention that framed the Federal Constitution, and as one of its ablest debaters took an active part in the work.
If this introduction of the director is essential to the end for which Ignatius framed his Exercises, in it we also find dangers.
Soap may be framed and finished in this state, but almost invariably it receives a further treatment called " refining " or " fitting," in which by remelting with water, with or without the subsequent addition of other agents to harden the finished product, the soap may be made to contain from 60 to 70% of water and kept present a firm hard texture.