She handed him a light blue shirt.
He flipped on the light and Lisa turned to get some coffee cups.
Carmen read to her from a book for a few minutes until she fell asleep and then turned the light off.
What if a ray of light should flash through the darkened chambers of my soul?
Carmen turned the light off and shut the door.
He groped around in the dim light, but could not find any way of escape.
But this one is too light, it's not becoming!
She walked stiffly to the closet, deciding quickly on a pair of blue jeans and a light shirt with a collar that would hide most of her neck.
Just you light out and make for that rock, Jim; and don't waste any time about it, either.
Dolokhov was of medium height, with curly hair and light-blue eyes.
The national weather forecast on television was calling for light snow in Arkansas.
There was a light step behind her, and then Allen's eyes widened as his attention shifted to a point behind her.
The light which puts out our eyes is darkness to us.
"How light it is, Nicholas!" came Sonya's voice.
She turned away and was about to ask the countess again how to go to him, when light, impetuous, and seemingly buoyant steps were heard at the door.
Alex wore a light blue sweater that accentuated his dark complexion and Jonathan was dressed likewise.
I cursed myself for not bringing a flashlight as I felt around the walls for a light switch.
The moon rose, and by its light he could see the dim form of the church tower, far away.
Suddenly an influx of light filled my house, though the evening was at hand, and the clouds of winter still overhung it, and the eaves were dripping with sleety rain.
Along the broad country road, edged on both sides by trees, came a high, light blue Viennese caleche, slightly creaking on its springs and drawn by six horses at a smart trot.
It was a total mystery to her why Len and Howard couldn't light a fire in her the way Yancey did.
Howie extinguished the light, went directly to the small bed and turned to the wall.
I put out the light by the bed.
When the light bulb was cheaper and better, we ditched kerosene.
Now we have an interlocked banking system that moves money around the world at light speed.
These were the questions each man of the troops on the high ground above the bridge involuntarily asked himself with a sinking heart--watching the bridge and the hussars in the bright evening light and the blue tunics advancing from the other side with their bayonets and guns.
And at that moment, though the day was still, a light gust of wind blowing over the army slightly stirred the streamers on the lances and the unfolded standards fluttered against their staffs.
"I've come to sit with you a bit, Masha," said the nurse, "and here I've brought the prince's wedding candles to light before his saint, my angel," she said with a sigh.
She sat behind the bookcase with her eyes fixed on a streak of light escaping from the pantry door and listened to herself and pondered.
Natasha glanced at her and at the crack in the pantry door, and it seemed to her that she remembered the light falling through that crack once before and Sonya passing with a glass in her hand.
It was dark in the room especially where they were sitting on the sofa, but through the big windows the silvery light of the full moon fell on the floor.
It was so light that he could see the moonlight reflected from the metal harness disks and from the eyes of the horses, who looked round in alarm at the noisy party under the shadow of the porch roof.
The light was so strong and the snow sparkled with so many stars that one did not wish to look up at the sky and the real stars were unnoticed.
On the way back Nicholas drove at a steady pace instead of racing and kept peering by that fantastic all-transforming light into Sonya's face and searching beneath the eyebrows and mustache for his former and his present Sonya from whom he had resolved never to be parted again.
Though nothing of the kind had happened to her she was regarded in that light, and had even herself come to believe that she had suffered much in life.
It is a ray of light in the darkness, a shade between sadness and despair, showing the possibility of consolation.
And feeling the bright light that flooded the whole place and the warm air heated by the crowd, Natasha little by little began to pass into a state of intoxication she had not experienced for a long while.
A judge of horses and a sportsman, he had lately procured himself a large, fine, mettlesome, Donets horse, dun-colored, with light mane and tail, and when he rode it no one could outgallop him.
And with that light, and as if in reply to it, came the sound of guns ahead of them.
His pale and mud-stained face--fair and young, with a dimple in the chin and light-blue eyes--was not an enemy's face at all suited to a battlefield, but a most ordinary, homelike face.
Even at ten o'clock, when the Rostovs got out of their carriage at the chapel, the sultry air, the shouts of hawkers, the light and gay summer clothes of the crowd, the dusty leaves of the trees on the boulevard, the sounds of the band and the white trousers of a battalion marching to parade, the rattling of wheels on the cobblestones, and the brilliant, hot sunshine were all full of that summer languor, that content and discontent with the present, which is most strongly felt on a bright, hot day in town.
Among the trees a man with long legs and long, swinging arms, wearing a short jacket, bast shoes, and a Kazan hat, was approaching with long, light steps.
The esaul, screwing up his light-colored eyes, nodded approvingly.
"It's getting light, it's really getting light!" he exclaimed.
The horses that had previously been invisible could now be seen to their very tails, and a watery light showed itself through the bare branches.
When they had come to the edge of the forest it was noticeably growing light over the field.
Young Nicholas, now a slim lad of fifteen, delicate and intelligent, with curly light-brown hair and beautiful eyes, was delighted because Uncle Pierre as he called him was the object of his rapturous and passionate affection.
She crawled out of bed, snapping on the light as her stocking feet hit the floor.
She turned off the light and pulled the covers up.
Carmen let go of the blanket she had been clutching to her chest and turned to shut her light off.
Carmen fed her a light lunch and she lay down to sleep for a while.
She applied light colored lipstick and then put some on Destiny's lips.
Reaching up, she turned off the light and then moved close to him, unbuttoning his shirt.
A moment later, veins of light threaded through dark low clouds.
The next morning she woke to the first ray of light through the window.
Yet, there was something about him that attracted her like a June bug to a light bulb.
It was a hot afternoon, and she had thrown a light cotton sundress over her swimsuit.
He dried a glass carefully, studying it against the light for spots.
She stopped at a light and glanced at a shop to her right where some people were standing around talking.
The light was green and she accelerated across the intersection.
It was Yancey, clad in boots, Jeans and a light blue polo shirt.
In spite of his size, his steps were light, as if he chose every one carefully.
Flipping a light on, he guided them to a corner and pulled the cloth from a painting.
How could they have missed feeling the light flakes that had been kissing their cheeks?
The moon peeked shyly over the dunes and moved searching fingers of dim light across the dunes.
Then he brushed the sand from her pants, finishing up with a light slap on her backside.
The dim instrument panel light revealed a strong profile with an aquiline nose and prominent cheekbones.
She rubbed her eyes and tilted her watch crystal around until the light reflected enough to read the dial.
Reaching inside the door, he flipped the light switch and the room was flooded with light from a ceiling fan.
A small frosted window allowed light to enter the room that was obviously a storage space for heirlooms.
His pupils were contracted by the bright sunlight and his light green eyes contrasted sharply with his bronze tan.
It feels warm today, but I always keep a light jacket in my saddle bags.
One arm tightened around her in a light hug, and then he released her, striding away after a screwdriver.
A sliver of light under Cade's door suggested he was already awake.
She lifted the cat to her lap and turned so the light from the doorway would fall on the foot.
By the time she reached the top of the stairs, tiny flecks of light were dancing across her vision.
When she crawled into bed and turned off the light, the night sky performed a fireworks display in the distance.
She threw the pillow over her head, drawing the light blanket up against her chin.
She shivered in her light cotton nightgown and curled up into a ball.
He followed her out of the room, guiding her through the door with a light touch on her waist.
He was fully clothed and wore a light jacket.
I saw a light on in a large house so I... just walked in.
The kid's the light of his life.
A comfortable bed replaced the cot utilized in Peabody and absolute darkness proved more conducive to sleep than the leaked light that often snuck into our old quarters.
I turned on the light, calmed her down and slowly explained step by step what Julie had told me.
Here, some light vial the living room picture window provided a faint outline of fixtures and furniture.
As she peered through the soft gray light not a house of any sort was visible near the station, nor was any person in sight; but after a while the child discovered a horse and buggy standing near a group of trees a short distance away.
With this thought in mind the girl took heart and leaned her head over the side of the buggy to see where the strange light was coming from.
It's this queer light that gives her that color.
The Mangaboos were much impressed because they had never before seen any light that did not come directly from their suns.
Noticing that the light was growing dim he picked up his nine piglets, patted each one lovingly on its fat little head, and placed them carefully in his inside pocket.
Two childish voices laughed merrily at this action, and Dorothy was sure they were in no danger among such light-hearted folks, even if those folks couldn't be seen.
The light was dim, and soon they mounted into total darkness, so that the Wizard was obliged to get out his lanterns to light the way.
But this enabled them to proceed steadily until they came to a landing where there was a rift in the side of the mountain that let in both light and air.
In this country, as in all others they had visited underneath the earth's surface, there was no night, a constant and strong light coming from some unknown source.
Hearing these words our friends turned in the direction of the sound, and the Wizard held his lanterns so that their light would flood one of the little pockets in the rock.
The heads of the dragonettes were as big as barrels and covered with hard, greenish scales that glittered brightly under the light of the lanterns.
The lanterns were beginning to grow dim, and the Wizard poured the remaining oil from one into the other, so that the one light would last longer.
For they were in the streets of a beautiful emerald-green city, bathed in a grateful green light that was especially pleasing to their eyes, and surrounded by merry faced people in gorgeous green-and-gold costumes of many extraordinary designs.
And now the Tin Woodman arrived, his body most beautifully nickle-plated, so that it shone splendidly in the brilliant light of the room.
As soon as I see the light, I will mount my horse and ride out to give the alarm.
All at once a light flashed out from the tower.
"I will leave it till morning," he said; "then the light will be better."
At last he saw a ray of light far ahead of him.
Then with his strong face aglow in their feeble light, he made a speech in favor of a law to help poor fishermen.
He thought that a wonderful light was shining around him.
It took a decade or two for the new medium to be seen in light of itself, not just in terms of what it displaced.
You could power generators that could light up a stadium.
Not toothpaste or roads or libraries or light bulbs or aspirin or mirrors; not even Legos.
Lamplighters used to light street lamps every night, before the accursed electricity came along.
"Light! give me light!" was the wordless cry of my soul, and the light of love shone on me in that very hour.
"Light! give me light!" was the wordless cry of my soul, and the light of love shone on me in that very hour.
That living word awakened my soul, gave it light, hope, joy, set it free!
I knew the sky was black, because all the heat, which meant light to me, had died out of the atmosphere.
For a long time I was still--I was not thinking of the beads in my lap, but trying to find a meaning for "love" in the light of this new idea.
This encouraged me greatly, and I sped on to the end of the ordeal with a light heart and a steady hand.
Before me I saw a new world opening in beauty and light, and I felt within me the capacity to know all things.
Many of the dreams that had delighted my young inexperience became beautifully less and "faded into the light of common day."
Beyond there is light, and music, and sweet companionship; but I may not enter.
They do not make honey for us, like the bees, but many of them are as beautiful as the flowers they light upon, and they always delight the hearts of little children.
All the love that is in our hearts comes from him, as all the light which is in the flowers comes from the sun.
He gives it to you as the sun gives light and color to the rose.
Education will bring light and music into Tommy's soul, and then he cannot help being happy.
He is poor and helpless and lonely now, but before another April education will have brought light and gladness into Tommy's life.
I hope that good people will continue to work for Tommy until his fund is completed, and education has brought light and music into his little life.
There was no light in my soul.
Once, while we were out on the water, the sun went down over the rim of the earth, and threw a soft, rosy light over the White City, making it look more than ever like Dreamland....
I trust that the effort of The Great Round World to bring light to those who sit in darkness will receive the encouragement and support it so richly deserves.
The light of understanding has shone upon my little pupil's mind, and behold, all things are changed!
A new light came into her face.
When her fingers light upon words she knows, she fairly screams with pleasure and hugs and kisses me for joy, especially if she thinks she has me beaten.
I wonder if she has any vague idea of colour--any reminiscent impression of light and sound.
It was hoped that one so peculiarly endowed by nature as Helen, would, if left entirely to her own resources, throw some light upon such psychological questions as were not exhaustively investigated by Dr. Howe; but their hopes were not to be realized.
* In this paper Miss Sullivan says: During this winter (1891-92) I went with her into the yard while a light snow was falling, and let her feel the falling flakes.
I have now (March, 1892) read to Helen "The Frost Fairies," "The Rose Fairies," and a portion of "The Dew Fairies," but she is unable to throw any light on the matter.
They did not know for some time after my recovery that the cruel fever had taken my sight and hearing; taken all the light and music and gladness out of my little life.
What mysterious force guided the seedling from the dark earth up to the light, through leaf and stem and bud, to glorious fulfilment in the perfect flower?
Miss Sullivan had put out the light and gone away, thinking I was sound asleep.
This was not the light in which I hoed them.
What man but a philosopher would not be ashamed to see his furniture packed in a cart and going up country exposed to the light of heaven and the eyes of men, a beggarly account of empty boxes?
As I drew a still fresher soil about the rows with my hoe, I disturbed the ashes of unchronicled nations who in primeval years lived under these heavens, and their small implements of war and hunting were brought to the light of this modern day.
The first depends more on the light, and follows the sky.
Viewed from a hilltop it reflects the color of the sky; but near at hand it is of a yellowish tint next the shore where you can see the sand, then a light green, which gradually deepens to a uniform dark green in the body of the pond.
Yet a single glass of its water held up to the light is as colorless as an equal quantity of air.
This is particularly distinct to one standing on the middle of the pond in winter, just after a light snow has fallen, appearing as a clear undulating white line, unobscured by weeds and twigs, and very obvious a quarter of a mile off in many places where in summer it is hardly distinguishable close at hand.
It is a mirror which no stone can crack, whose quicksilver will never wear off, whose gilding Nature continually repairs; no storms, no dust, can dim its surface ever fresh;--a mirror in which all impurity presented to it sinks, swept and dusted by the sun's hazy brush--this the light dust-cloth--which retains no breath that is breathed on it, but sends its own to float as clouds high above its surface, and be reflected in its bosom still.
It was a lake of rainbow light, in which, for a short while, I lived like a dolphin.
They passed over the pond toward Fair Haven, seemingly deterred from settling by my light, their commodore honking all the while with a regular beat.
Sometimes one came near to my window, attracted by my light, barked a vulpine curse at me, and then retreated.
(Lepus, levipes, light-foot, some think.)
Perhaps the blue color of water and ice is due to the light and air they contain, and the most transparent is the bluest.
It was to see my native village in the light of the Middle Ages, and our Concord was turned into a Rhine stream, and visions of knights and castles passed before me.
It was light enough to see a long way in the deserted street and it seemed more like morning or evening than night.
The part of the room behind the columns, with a high silk-curtained mahogany bedstead on one side and on the other an immense case containing icons, was brightly illuminated with red light like a Russian church during evening service.
Rays of gentle light shone from her large, timid eyes.
That puts the court in too bad a light, replied Bilibin.
Before he had reached the embankments that were being thrown up, he saw, in the light of the dull autumn evening, mounted men coming toward him.
It seemed as if the very light of the candles was focused on those two happy faces alone.
She only felt a soft hand taking hers firmly, and she touched with her lips a white forehead, over which was beautiful light- brown hair smelling of pomade.
When the officers had emptied and smashed their glasses, Kirsten filled others and, in shirt sleeves and breeches, went glass in hand to the soldiers' bonfires and with his long gray mustache, his white chest showing under his open shirt, he stood in a majestic pose in the light of the campfire, waving his uplifted arm.
The fog had grown so dense that though it was growing light they could not see ten paces ahead.
When the sun had entirely emerged from the fog, and fields and mist were aglow with dazzling light--as if he had only awaited this to begin the action--he drew the glove from his shapely white hand, made a sign with it to the marshals, and ordered the action to begin.
A light footstep and the clinking of spurs were heard at the door, and the young count, handsome, rosy, with a dark little mustache, evidently rested and made sleeker by his easy life in Moscow, entered the room.
And to attain this end, we have the light called conscience that God has implanted in our souls.
By the dim light, to which Pierre had already become accustomed, he saw a rather short man.
Why have you, who do not believe in the truth of the light and who have not seen the light, come here?
The bandage was taken off his eyes and, by the faint light of the burning spirit, Pierre, as in a dream, saw several men standing before him, wearing aprons like the Rhetor's and holding swords in their hands pointed at his breast.
"Now thou hast seen the lesser light," uttered a voice.
Then the candles were relit and he was told that he would see the full light; the bandage was again removed and more than ten voices said together: "Sic transit gloria mundi."
Each made the other a warning gesture and stood still in the dim light beneath the curtain as if not wishing to leave that seclusion where they three were shut off from all the world.
Such a brightness on the face like the light of heaven, and from the blessed Mother's cheek it drops and drops....
I'd sleep a bit and then again go and kiss the relics, and there was such peace all around, such blessedness, that one don't want to come out, even into the light of heaven again.
Just before the window was a row of pollard trees, looking black on one side and with a silvery light on the other.
Everything was stone-still, like the moon and its light and the shadows.
And I awoke and found in my mind the text from the Gospel: The life was the light of men.
And the light shineth in darkness; and the darkness comprehended it not.
On entering the ballroom the regular hum of voices, footsteps, and greetings deafened Natasha, and the light and glitter dazzled her still more.
In their new, clean, and light study with its small busts and pictures and new furniture sat Berg and his wife.
"I... but no, I will talk to you later on," and with a strange light in his eyes and restlessness in his movements, Prince Andrew approached Natasha and sat down beside her.
I cannot help loving the light, it is not my fault.
Anisya Fedorovna, with her light step, willingly went to fulfill her errand and brought back the guitar.
He had the assurance of winning the contest.
In what light must I appear to them! thought he, thinking of his troops.
"Good!" said Murat and, turning to one of the gentlemen in his suite, ordered four light guns to be moved forward to fire at the gates.
The small lamp in front of the icons was the only light left in the room.
But in the yard there was a light from the fire at Little Mytishchi a mile and a half away, and through the night came the noise of people shouting at a tavern Mamonov's Cossacks had set up across the street, and the adjutant's unceasing moans could still be heard.
He held his head higher, his eyes shone with the light of life, and with swift steps he followed the maid, overtook her, and came out on the Povarskoy.
"Can it or can it not be?" he now thought as he looked at her and listened to the light click of the steel needles.
And all at once it grew light in his soul and the veil that had till then concealed the unknown was lifted from his spiritual vision.
The men were forbidden to talk out loud, to smoke their pipes, or to strike a light, and they tried to prevent their horses neighing.
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.
High up in the light sky hung the full moon.
Wait a moment, I'll light a candle.
The orderly was striking a light and Shcherbinin was fumbling for something on the candlestick.
By the light of the sparks Bolkhovitinov saw Shcherbinin's youthful face as he held the candle, and the face of another man who was still asleep.
Esaul Lovayski the Third was a tall man as straight as an arrow, pale- faced, fair-haired, with narrow light eyes and with calm self- satisfaction in his face and bearing.
His horse, having galloped up to a campfire that was smoldering in the morning light, stopped suddenly, and Petya fell heavily on to the wet ground.
She spoke little of Pierre, but when Princess Mary mentioned him a long-extinguished light once more kindled in her eyes and her lips curved with a strange smile.
Natasha ran with light footsteps to the anteroom.
A flood of brilliant, joyful light poured from her transfigured face.
Yes, there is a light on North Street.
His step was light as he crossed the room and gently lifted Tammy into his arms.
The light was coming from under a closed door at the end of a hallway.
A kid who stole matches so he could light spiders on fire and watch how far they ran.
Then another light flashed clear and bright by the side of the first one.
So dazzling was the light, it penetrated even the darkness that veils my eyes.
We clapped our hands and shouted;--went away beaming with pleasure, and Teacher and I felt more light of heart than we had for sometime.
A lake like this is never smoother than at such a time; and the clear portion of the air above it being, shallow and darkened by clouds, the water, full of light and reflections, becomes a lower heaven itself so much the more important.
Fearing that they would be light-headed for want of food and also sleep, owing to "the savages' barbarous singing, (for they use to sing themselves asleep,)" and that they might get home while they had strength to travel, they departed.
One of the next arrivals was a stout, heavily built young man with close-cropped hair, spectacles, the light-colored breeches fashionable at that time, a very high ruffle, and a brown dress coat.
From behind the crystal decanters and fruit vases, the count kept glancing at his wife and her tall cap with its light-blue ribbons, and busily filled his neighbors' glasses, not neglecting his own.
A gentle, mild light poured from them.
He jumped up at the sound of her light step.
It was growing light, the sky was clearing, only a single cloud lay in the east.
The fourth was a peasant, a very handsome man with a broad, light-brown beard and black eyes.
She was sitting in an armchair placed sideways, screening the light of the candle from him, and was knitting a stocking.
Clutching her light jacket closer, she turned toward the house.
And the birches with their light and shade, the curly clouds, the smoke of the campfires, and all that was around him changed and seemed terrible and menacing.
Having sat still for a while he touched--himself not knowing why--the thick spot of paint representing the highest light in the portrait, rose, and recalled de Beausset and the officer on duty.
It was the same panorama he had admired from that spot the day before, but now the whole place was full of troops and covered by smoke clouds from the guns, and the slanting rays of the bright sun, rising slightly to the left behind Pierre, cast upon it through the clear morning air penetrating streaks of rosy, golden-tinted light and long dark shadows.
Who hasn't sat at a stop light and been so distracted by something else that they didn't notice the light was green?
Only now in the stillness of the night, reading it by the faint light under the green shade, did he grasp its meaning for a moment.
On the march from Vyazma to Tsarevo-Zaymishche he rode his light bay bobtailed ambler accompanied by his Guards, his bodyguard, his pages, and aides-de-camp.
And it is all so simple, pale, and crude in the cold white light of this morning which I feel is dawning for me.
Nicholas felt this, it seemed to him that everyone regarded the Italian in the same light, and he treated him cordially though with dignity and restraint.
The day advanced as if to light some work of mine; it was morning, and lo, now it is evening, and nothing memorable is accomplished.