He gracefully swung her around.
Edward bowed very gracefully, and his sister curtsied.
Taking her hand in his, he swept her gracefully into dance.
For a moment she watched them gracefully move across the room - totally in sync.
The wedding cake rose gracefully in three tiers, graced with crystal staircases and small cakes on either side.
The Great Dane is somewhat similar in general character, but is still more gracefully built, with slender limbs and more pointed muzzle.
One hand gracefully held the folds of her dress and the other brushed a wayward curl from her forehead.
They talked for over an hour, Mums gracefully avoiding the obvious.
Like the way his broad shoulders swayed so gracefully with each step as he strode to the corral - or the way he lounged in a doorway, coffee in one hand, one long leg thrown carelessly over the other.
Her jet black hair was swept up gracefully into a plaited crown.
Metternich realized the situation, and yielded so gracefully that he gave his temporary defeat the air of a victory.
One hand on her waist, the other holding hers lightly, he gracefully swept her around.
She watched his tall figure move gracefully down the hall, forcing unwelcome warmth to crawl up her neck.
His broad shoulders swayed gracefully with the swing of his stride.
Dean vaguely remembered the eternity before voices above called his name and rescuers gracefully dropped down next to him.
It was going to be one of those evenings when lovemaking lasted gracefully for hours.
Spectabilis, 2 to 3 ft., has paeony-like foliage, and gracefully drooping spikes of heart-shaped pink flowers, about May, but it should have a sheltered place, as it suffers from spring frosts and winds; D.
Its furry tail stood up firm and round as a plume, its bandy legs served it so well that it would often gracefully lift a hind leg and run very easily and quickly on three legs, as if disdaining to use all four.
She watched as he crossed the room to the door, his broad shoulders swaying gracefully with each step.
"Take him away!" he said, pointing with a gracefully majestic gesture to the portrait.
He had tried to be happy for her when the twins came along – even accepted it gracefully when she had declined to go with him to Texas.
The plumage is white, except the primaries, which are black, and a black plume, formed by the secondaries, tertials and lower scapulars, and richly glossed with bronze, blue and green, which curves gracefully over the hind-quarters.
His white hair hung gracefully on his shoulders, and his whole figure was patriarchal."
Then a little man jumped out of the basket, took off his tall hat, and bowed very gracefully to the crowd of Mangaboos around him.
Still smiling, she gracefully moved away, turning and glancing at her husband.
In 1873 he was offered a baronetcy by Gladstone, and again by Disraeli in 1874; in each case the honour was gracefully declined.
From mountain heights along its eastern border the surface of Kentucky is a north-western slope across two much dissected plateaus to a gracefully undulating lowland in the north central part and a longer western slope across the same plateaus to a lower and more level lowland at the western extremity.
As a poet he is gracefully commonplace, and the only lines by Paulding which survive in popular memory are the familiar "Peter Piper picked a peck of pickled peppers: Where is the peck of pickled peppers Peter Piper picked ?"
Gracefully and respectfully, with statesmanlike yet feminine dexterity, the demands of Darnley's father for justice on the murderers of his son were accepted and eluded by his daughter-in-law.
During the period just mentioned the tailors' methods of scientific pattern cutting have been adopted by the leading furriers in place of the old chance methods of fur cutters, so that to-day a fur garment may be as accurately and gracefully fitted as plush or velvet, and with all good houses a material pattern is fitted and approved before the skins are cut.
From the lower part of a carpel are produced several laterally placed ovules, which become bright red or orange on ripening; the bright fleshy seeds, which in some species are as large as a goose's egg, and the tawny spreading carpels produce a pleasing combination of colour in the midst of the long dark-green fronds, which curve gracefully upwards and outwards from the summit of the columnar stem.
So Euripides describes the inhabitants as "ever walking gracefully through the most luminous ether" (Med.
From the foyer, they entered a huge room with a wide staircase that curved gracefully from the balcony on the second floor.
Opal, the head of the Council, rose gracefully, pulling A'Ran from his thoughts.
Alex swept her gracefully around the room again while the band played "The Last Waltz."
The vaults are gracefully painted with floreated bands along the ribs and central patterns in each "cell," in rich soft colours on a white plastered ground.
The following year was marked by the death of Silius Italicus and Martial, who are gracefully commemorated in two of his Letters (iii.
The petitions addressed to the senate by the town of Bononia and by the communities of Rhodes and Ilium were gracefully supported by him in Latin and Greek speeches, and during Claudius's absence in 52 at the Latin festival it was Nero who, as praefect of the city, administered justice in the forum.
In connexion with the latter gracefully bestowed honour it may be mentioned that Pitt's domestic life was a singularly happy one.
On ladies' seals the owner is often gracefully depicted standing and holding flower or bird, or with shields of arms. After the 14th century, the figures of ladies, other than queens, vanish from seals.
At the shoulder, is an elegant creature, with gracefully curved neck and long slender legs, the hind-pair of the latter bearing two naked patches or callosities.
Together they watched as Alex put the horse down the hill, his body moving gracefully with the motion of the horse.
The southernmost drift sheets, as in southern Iowa and northern Missouri, have lost their initially plain surface and are now maturely dissected into gracefully rolling forms; here the valleys of even the small streams are well opened and graded, and marshes and lakes are wanting: hence these sheets are of early Pleistocene origin.
The points of chief importance are a fine, clean, lean head, set on free from collar heaviness; a long and strongly muscular neck, shoulders oblique and covered with muscle; high, long withers, chest of good depth and narrow but not extremely so; body round in type; back rib well down; depth at withers a little under half the height; length equal to the height at withers and croup; loins level and muscular; croup long, rather level; tail set on high and carried gracefully; the hind quarters long, strongly developed, and full of muscle and driving power; the limbs clean-cut and sinewy, possessing abundance of good bone, especially desired in the cannons, which are short, broad and flat; comparatively little space between the fore legs; pastern joints smooth and true; pasterns strong, clean and springy, sloping when at rest at an angle of 45°; feet medium size, wide and high at the heels, concave below and set on straight.
Matching flowers spilled gracefully down the smooth cake.
(1832); A Life of Washington (1835), ably and gracefully written; Slavery in the United States (1836), in which he defends slavery as an institution; The Book of Saint Nicholas (1837), a series of stories of the old Dutch settlers; American Comedies (1847), the joint production of himself and his son William J.
The trees flowed gracefully down the mountain side, ending in the pasture where the goats used to graze.
Or more to the famous Blue Grass Region, in which erosion has developed on limestone a gracefully undulating surface.
Inside the hedge they came upon row after row of large and handsome plants with broad leaves gracefully curving until their points nearly reached the ground.
She made her way clumsily through one episode and then watched as his long fingers moved gracefully over the keys.
The Emperor, surrounded by his suite of officers and courtiers, was riding a bobtailed chestnut mare, a different one from that which he had ridden at the review, and bending to one side he gracefully held a gold lorgnette to his eyes and looked at a soldier who lay prone, with blood on his uncovered head.
His shoulders swayed gracefully, the open denim jacket swinging loosely in the breeze.
Can't you just picture them swimming around on that pond, ducking their heads gracefully to feed.