The great halls were full.
She watched him, tempted to run away, before realizing the amount of activity in the halls behind her guaranteed her capture.
Sofia followed him as the halls angled up and narrowed until Two had to walk through them sideways.
Soon after, a warrior came to her door and led her down several halls and into a tiny box resembling an elevator.
The town managed to close up the dance halls in 1902, at least for a year or so, but it wasn't long before the girls were at it again, full tilt.
Most of what we found was info on the dance halls and clubs.
Turning southwards we come again to the Forbidden City, the central portion of which forms the imperial palace, where, in halls which for the magnificence of their proportions and barbaric splendour are probably not to be surpassed anywhere, the Son of Heaven holds his court.
The public buildings are a large plain church with unfinished twin towers, the government palace, the legislative halls, a normal school and public hospital.
This gives access to a whole series of halls and private rooms (halls " of the Colonnades," " of the Double Axes," " Queen's Megaron" with bath-room attached and remains of the fish fresco, " Treasury " with ivory figures and other objects of art), together with extensive remains of an upper storey.
The buildings themselves, with the usual halls, bath-rooms and magazines, together with a shrine of the Mother Goddess, occupy two sides of a rectangle, enclosing a court at a higher level approached by flights of stairs.
Fine stone palaces, richly decorated, with separate sleeping apartments, large halls, ingenious devices for admitting light and air, sanitary conveniences and marvellously modern arrangements for supply of water and for drainage, attest this fact.
Among the most remarkable buildings in Venice are the scuole, or gild halls, of the various confraternities.
But the most magnificent of these gild halls is the Scuola di San Rocco, designed by Bartolomeo Buono in 1517 and carried out by Scarpagnino and Sante Lombardo.
The great staircase and the lower and upper halls contain the unrivalled series of paintings by Tintoretto, which called forth such unbounded enthusiasm on the part of Ruskin.
Among its buildings are the cathedral, dating from 1553 and once noted for its wealth; the president's palace and halls of congress, which are no longer occupied as such by the national government; the cabildo, or town-hall; a mint dating from 1572; the courts of justice, and the university of San Xavier, founded in 1624, with faculties of law, medicine and theology.
The first part of the act deals with the penalties for election or resignation of officers of churches, colleges, schools, hospitals, halls and societies for reward.
The court-yard was surrounded on the ground-floor by storehouses, kitchens, &c., above which on the west and north sides were the great halls known as the Salle des preux and the Salle des preuses.
Classical concerts and concerts of the better sort, chiefly held in the M ` Ewan and Music Halls, are well attended, and lectures are patronized to a degree unknown in most towns.
Following these halls they discovered many small rooms opening from them, and some were furnished with glass benches, tables and chairs.
The lecture-halls seemed filled with the spirit of the great and the wise, and I thought the professors were the embodiment of wisdom.
Shadows chased her up the stairs and flew down the halls, coating the floors and walls in shallow, black fog.
The halls were quiet.
The halls narrowed and sloped, and he knew he'd been this way before even though he didn't remember when.
He walked through the halls quickly, the emerging thoughts in his head baffling him.
He made his way through the crowded halls, grunting under the weight of the man.
As he stumbled through the halls, he heard the alarms blare.
The alarms faded, and the halls grew cruder, unfinished.
Deidre continued through the halls lined with torches bearing black flames.
The main floor consisted of common areas and wide halls lined with massive windows.
The halls grew wider, and the stone turned to carpet beneath her sore feet.
Kris strode past him and led him through the castle's ground floor, whose wide, carpeted halls felt nice on his paws.
The massive halls were chilly, with ugly stone walls and wooden beams far above.
He strode through the halls and stairwells until he broke free of the castle.
The doors lining the halls were unmarked, and she began to suspect her plan would fail fast if she had to open every door in the hallway.
She set about wandering the halls once more, pausing to look out of large windows onto expanses of grass.
After exploring the halls and grounds for an hour or two, she returned to the main atrium, where she heard one of the sisters call her name.
They raced through the quaking halls toward the entrance, all while the strange roar of an ocean grew louder.
The door closed behind them as he strode through the lighted, vacant halls, following a familiar path on the way to the chamber.
According to Effie, she roams the halls at night.
There is much in the newspapers about closing the saloons and dance halls and even taking away the slot machines.
Only Mrs. Lincoln roamed the halls, purring for a pat, as Franny and Ryland walked hand in hand to his room.
Jenn left him in the gym and trotted through the halls and up the stairs.
He trotted through the halls, finally arriving at an open door leading into a darkened night.
When she trekked through the lit halls of her home it was well past midnight - -even Sirian would be sleeping.
Memon presided over all before him, at times as still as the statues lining the halls and at times barking orders for more wine or shouting at servants who placed food wrong on the tables.
Its site was not that of the present college, but of two earlier halls called Boston and Hare, where the new schools now are.
The headquarters in Paris were removed from the modest rooms in the Rue Taranne, and established in large halls near the Boulevard Italien.
Public morality was in peril, and in May 183 2 the halls of the new sect were closed by the government, and the father, with some of his followers, appeared before the tribunals.
It differs from the normal type in many respects, as it includes residences for various sects, so that portions of it, with the several storeys externally, resemble an immense mansion or warehouse, and this would seem to have led to an important change inside, as instead of a cloister of two or more aisles there are four immense halls all covered with pointed barrel vaults.
The central square court, of moderate dimensions, with halls and great recesses, is followed in other examples in Cairo, among which the Tomb Mosque of Kait-Bey (c. A.D.
In diameter and halls on each side divided into two aisles, each compartment being covered with a dome, in this respect also not following the early normal type, in which domes were only found over tombs.
In some of the catacombs, however, there are larger halls and connected suites of chapels which may possibly have been constructed for the purpose of congregational worship during the dark periods when the public exercise of the Christian religion was made penal.
They were certainly originally stone-quarries, and the hardness of the rock has made the construction practicable of wide, lofty of corridors and spacious halls, very unlike the narrow galleries and contracted chambers in the Roman cemeteries.
Are immense circular halls of a bottle shape, like a glass-house furnace, lighted by air shafts.
19, 20), from Agincourt, of the catacomb and of one of the circular halls, show how widely this cemetery differs in arrangement from the Roman catacombs.
The first two are nothing more than the absence of all visible form and organization; the third degree is the abode of darkness; whilst the remaining seven are " the seven infernal halls," occupied by the demons, who are the incarnation of all human vices.
All souls will be united with the Highest Soul, and will supplement each other in the Holy of Holies of the Seven Halls (Zohar, i.
What if in my waking hours a sound should ring through the silent halls of hearing?
This town is said to have the largest houses for oxen, cows, and horses hereabouts, and it is not behindhand in its public buildings; but there are very few halls for free worship or free speech in this county.
Many of our houses, both public and private, with their almost innumerable apartments, their huge halls and their cellars for the storage of wines and other munitions of peace, appear to be extravagantly large for their inhabitants.
The Emperor! a sudden cry resounded through the halls and the whole throng hurried to the entrance.