And she is not at all so plain, either.
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.
It was plain that he was lying and only wanted to get more money from the traveler.
They were still surrounded by the magic plain bathed in moonlight and spangled with stars.
By crossing to the other side of the Kolocha to the left of the highroad, Napoleon shifted the whole forthcoming battle from right to left (looking from the Russian side) and transferred it to the plain between Utitsa, Semenovsk, and Borodino--a plain no more advantageous as a position than any other plain in Russia--and there the whole battle of the twenty-sixth of August took place.
He was clean-shaven and wore a Guardsman's padded coat with an Order of St. George at his buttonhole and a plain forage cap set straight on his head.
The dress was full length, rather plain, with a high collar.
It was plain that this "well?" referred to much that they both understood without naming.
It was plain that she was following a train of thought independent of her sister-in-law's words.
"It's plain that they have not all gone yet, Prince," said Bagration.
A third person rode up circumspectly through the wood (it was plain that he had had a lesson) and stopped behind the count.
At dawn the two new batteries established during the night on the plain occupied by the Prince d'Eckmuhl will open fire on the opposing batteries of the enemy.
It was plain that l'amour which the Frenchman was so fond of was not that low and simple kind that Pierre had once felt for his wife, nor was it the romantic love stimulated by himself that he experienced for Natasha.
It seems to be that you can't love me, that I am so plain... always... and now... in this cond...
Short, dark hair framed a face with plain features that showed the signs of a lifetime of battle.
She slid her feet into plain sandals provided by the convent along with her plain sweats and T-shirt.
"This ain't right," he said, his Southern accent plain even to his ears.
"You must do as you please," said Prince Bolkonski, bowing to his daughter-in-law, "but she need not make a fool of herself, she's plain enough as it is."
It was plain that he did not quite grasp where he was.
But the quickness of the wolf's lope and the borzoi's slower pace made it plain that Karay had miscalculated.
So it is plain that nothing has happened and there is nothing to repent of, and Andrew can love me still.
It was plain that he was making an effort to listen, but could not do so.
It was plain that Cade was content with things the way they were, but she wanted more.
Quinn, that's plain cruel!
The Sanctuary was plain to the point of austere, with no luxuries.
Ne'Rin returned his sword to a rack containing half a dozen similar swords in plain grey and approached Kiera.
He'd made it plain enough how he felt.
Tim's frustration was plain on his face.
The barracks were plain but sturdy, made of stone.
More than likely they'll be swimming on top of the water in plain sight.
The door to his bedroom was open, and there was a note on the iPad that sat within plain view on the kitchen counter nearest the stairs.
Albs were originally quite plain, but about the 10th century the custom arose of ornamenting the borders and the cuffs of the sleeves with strips of embroidery, and this became common in the 12th century.
Clermont-Ferrand is situated on an eminence on the western border of the fertile plain of Limagne.
That the emperor sincerely sympathized with Alexius, and suspected Peter of harbouring murderous designs against his son, is plain from his confidential letter to George I.
Plain as the nose on your face!
Today she was absent, home nursing child number five, down with a spring fever, or just plain Spring Fever.
Maybe it was left up there to implicate you, but there's a good chance it was just plain dropped by accident.
Effie is plain bewildered.
Even though the position was more isolated than a number of the other starting points, it still was in relatively plain view of the walkway, both up and down stream.
Dean penned a note to her aunt and Martha went inside to leave it, as Dean directed, in plain sight on the kitchen table.
The mountains overlooked an expansive plain lined with encampments, an airfield, small ships, and other war arsenal.
She expected another similar chamber with a low ceiling and plain walls and was stunned at the massive cave before her.