A wide porch stretched the length of the building, and above it were two balconies with black wrought iron banisters that curved out gracefully.
Maybe because it had the same theme of wrought iron and ivory as the hacienda - and maybe they had been visiting too long.
She tried to step around him, but he stopped her with an iron grip on her arm.
She quickly whipped up pancake dough and placed a large iron skillet over the fire with some lard in it.
Fred O'Connor, dressed to the nines in a dapper suit, pink shirt, bow tie and sporting a boutonniere, asked Dean if his iron was broken when he took one look at his stepson's new but wrinkled slacks.
She hefted the cast iron skillet and spooned some scrambled eggs into his plate.
That was something she had trouble imagining, but the wrought iron design was open and graceful.
The only difference was the electricity powering lights in the heavy iron and wood chandeliers overhead and the intercom system installed into the walls beside each entrance.
The windows were open with no glass, and heavy iron chandeliers hung from thick wooden rafters and were burning real candles.
The windows all faced east, over another valley, and a terrace was decorated with dainty iron-scrolled chairs.
Why leave it up there if you've got a better choice, like a tree or iron ring to rig your station?
Don't forget to take your iron pills.
The first gate consisted of a few dozen men better armed than his team atop a thick steel wall with an iron core.
He called another portal and strode through it to the house of the one brother he'd come to almost trust. Kiki's feet were propped on a cast iron table while he gazed intently at the screen of his trusty iPad.
We still have to wait a little while and there are lots of details to iron out, but Ms. Rosewater says it looks positive.
Lowering the heavy cast iron frying pan into the sink, she filled it with water and left it to soak.
She turned the fire off and poured a little water into the cast-iron skillet to keep it from sticking.
The iron wall was open in front of Sirian's cell.
He dropped the portcullis and shoved the lever to turn the iron gate.
She put the last of the dishes in the dishwasher and ran water in the sink to wash the iron skillet and wooden handled spatula.
After the dress dried, she ironed it with an old block iron she found in the closet.
Getting the iron hot was no easy feat.
A large, iron chandelier hung from the rafters of an A-frame roof high above.
Extensive coal mines are in the vicinity, and there are manufactures of iron and steel, mill machinery, door and sash factories, &c., as well as several shipbuilding yards.
" Lean-to," " shed," or " pent " roofs are practically developments of the flat roof, one end of the joists (which are now called " rafters ") being tipped up to form a decided slope, which enables slates, tiles, corrugated iron and other materials to be employed which cannot be used upon a " flat " roof.
Dorothy nearly went with them, but she was holding fast to the iron rail of the seat, and that saved her.
Crack! crash! bang! went his iron-shod hoofs against the wooden bodies of the Gargoyles, and they were battered right and left with such force that they scattered like straws in the wind.
From a bar of iron he made four horseshoes.
They fastened each of these wheels to the end of an iron rod which they passed through the boat from side to side.
It often left them partially paralyzed, in wheelchairs or iron lungs (a term that's now all but forgotten and will likely send younger readers to Wikipedia).
An iron plow comes three thousand years later in 500 BC, along with intensive row cultivation.
It is splendid to feel the wind blowing in my face and the springy motion of my iron steed.
The iron ore is found in the ground; but it cannot be used until it has been brought to the furnace and melted, and all the dirt taken out, and just the pure iron left.
The various shades of the sand are singularly rich and agreeable, embracing the different iron colors, brown, gray, yellowish, and reddish.
In the morning, our breakfasts were put through the hole in the door, in small oblong-square tin pans, made to fit, and holding a pint of chocolate, with brown bread, and an iron spoon.
His shriveled old hands were folded and on the finger of one of them Pierre noticed a large cast iron ring with a seal representing a death's head.
All the old methods that had been unfailingly crowned with success: the concentration of batteries on one point, an attack by reserves to break the enemy's line, and a cavalry attack by "the men of iron," all these methods had already been employed, yet not only was there no victory, but from all sides came the same news of generals killed and wounded, of reinforcements needed, of the impossibility of driving back the Russians, and of disorganization among his own troops.