Mr. Gilder told me about his moonlight journeys across the vast desert to the Pyramids, and in a letter he wrote me he made his mark under his signature deep in the paper so that I could feel it.
He reminded her of their first encounter in the Otradnoe avenue, and how she had been unable to sleep that moonlight night, and told her how he had involuntarily overheard her.
"Dusty …" Dusty saw his mouth working, the glint of moonlight off the tears on the Grey God's face.
Her cool beauty turned haunting in the moonlight that slid through the curtains.
She was gorgeous in the moonlight, and desire stirred his blood.
In the moonlight, his expression was unreadable.
His sight was poor enough that the moonlight hurt his eyes, but his other senses were strong after growing up beneath the ground.
His muscular frame was tense, and moonlight played across his chiseled features.
Virgil is serene and lovely like a marble Apollo in the moonlight; Homer is a beautiful, animated youth in the full sunlight with the wind in his hair.
Her eyes went from the ancient site glowing in the moonlight to her father's form as he walked up the hill.
The man she'd seen in daylight and the one who'd kissed her so passionately in moonlight became two separate people.
To her surprise, moonlight glinted off the water of the newly formed lake that filled the canyon.
Moonlight glinted off their weapons and gear.
The water looked … black in the moonlight. She took a step back and looked up towards the moons. As Gabriel indicated, one moon was lower than the other.
She hesitated a moment and then leaned back, looking at his face in the moonlight as she spoke.
Vara, the only man he might count as a friend if he dared count any, whirled, and moonlight caught his pale green eyes.
Moonlight glinted off pursuers' weapons as they crashed through the forest.
Moonlight filtered in through the open window.
Moonlight glinted off the swords at his hip, and a cold ocean breeze swept up the Western Cliffs, rolled over them, and rustled the branches of the nearby forest.
Still, Carmen was surprised when Felipa, Aaron and Rob decided to go for a moonlight walk.
It is computed that twenty millions of meteors enter the atmosphere every day and would be visible to unassisted vision in the absence of sunlight, moonlight and clouds, while if telescopic meteors are included the number will be increased twentyfold.
- The action of moonlight necessarily gives rise to a true lunar period in the visibility of aurora.
Liznar (12), after an elaborate allowance for the disturbing effects of moonlight from the observations in 1882-1883 at Bossekop, Fort Rae and Jan Mayen.
The cavalry, summoned by heliograph from Mahsama, co-operated, and in a moonlight charge inflicted considerable lOss.
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The battle went on by moonlight till close on midnight, when the Swiss retired a short distance.
It is said to have been broad moonlight on the full moon of the month of July, when the young chief, with Channa as his sole companion, leaving his father's home, his wealth and social position, his wife and child behind him, went out into the wilderness to become a penniless and despised student, and a homeless wanderer.
To an observer on the moon our earth would present a surface more than ten times as large as the moon presents to us, consequently this earth-light is more than ten times brighter than our moonlight, thus enabling the lunar surface to be seen by us.
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.
While they drove past the garden the shadows of the bare trees often fell across the road and hid the brilliant moonlight, but as soon as they were past the fence, the snowy plain bathed in moonlight and motionless spread out before them glittering like diamonds and dappled with bluish shadows.
When they came out onto the beaten highroad--polished by sleigh runners and cut up by rough-shod hoofs, the marks of which were visible in the moonlight--the horses began to tug at the reins of their own accord and increased their pace.
- An interesting and important quantity is the ratio of moonlight to sunlight.
If the Prussians now retired northwards, parallel to the direction which Wellington would follow perforce on the morrow, the chance of co-operating in a decisive battle would still remain to the allies; and Gneisenau's order issued by moonlight, directing the retreat on Tilly and Wavre, went far to ensuring the possibility of such combined action.
A bellow sounded in the forest behind them, and moonlight gleamed off of the tips of falling arrows and the raised swords of the men that followed them.
Groups of people milled and moved towards the fields surrounding the town, guided by moonlight and the light of handheld lanterns.
Talal, their home in exile, the canyon filled with hulking grey ships in the moonlight near Romas's home, the flower in the fountain of the sacred temple.
He gave her a small push toward the path, and she looked down, squinting in the moonlight to see the darkened trail.
With wide-open eyes she gazed at the moonlight and the shadows, expecting every moment to see his dead face, and she felt that the silence brooding over the house and within it held her fast.
I also enjoy canoeing, and I suppose you will smile when I say that I especially like it on moonlight nights.
Sometimes, after staying in a village parlor till the family had all retired, I have returned to the woods, and, partly with a view to the next day's dinner, spent the hours of midnight fishing from a boat by moonlight, serenaded by owls and foxes, and hearing, from time to time, the creaking note of some unknown bird close at hand.
They were still surrounded by the magic plain bathed in moonlight and spangled with stars.
Natasha began, and without replying to Sonya's words of comfort she got into bed, and long after her candle was out lay open-eyed and motionless, gazing at the moonlight through the frosty windowpanes.