The table and chairs were made of a dark rich wood, and the tiles on the floor looked like polished bricks.
The wooden banisters were polished to a high finish, and the hardwood stairs were covered on the walkway with more carpet.
He slapped the magazine on a freshly polished end table and stood.
First she dusted the dining room and polished the silverware.
Once the floors had been waxed and the furniture polished, the house sparkled - in an empty kind of way.
Rhyn eyed him, suspecting it was an insult, while Gabriel recalled how polished Andre was.
He pointed as he walked, indicating the dining room, the library, the reception room, and others, each sounding stuffier than the last and all marked by polished oak double doors.
Katie trailed her into the stately Georgian mansion and glanced down as the polished wood beneath her feet creaked.
Jackson smiled, remembering how she had almost polished off the prime rib.
Elisabeth polished off her lunch quickly, then Jackson removed the tray and asked, "Now what would you like to do?"
It was ridiculous to stand here, trying to match wits with such a polished salesman.
He was a polished businessman who would be as disappointed in her rustic lifestyle as she would be with his lavish way of living.
His hair was a tad past barbering time and he wore polished black shoes and black socks, inconsistent with the rest of his attire.
The interior was marble and polished wood, dating back to a time when first generation craftsmen took pride in their workmanship.
The polished salesman was back.
The king of Landis lived with his harem in a low, sprawling dwelling whose walls gleamed with polished stones set in silver and gold.
They sat down at a highly polished wooden table and Alex pushed their chairs in.
He didn't have that look of money or polished charm.
Denton was flashier, more polished and ever the gentleman in his behavior.
She poured it into the polished silver pot that reminded her of the fancy pots she'd seen once at an upscale hotel.
Personally he possessed the charming manners of a polished grand seigneur: debauched and cynical, but never rude or cruel, full of gentle consideration for all about him but selfish in his pursuit of pleasure, he has had to bear a heavy load of blame, but it is.
In 1826 he described the prismatically-coloured films of metal, known as Nobili's' rings, deposited electrolytically from solutions of lead and other salts when the anode is a polished iron plate and the cathode is a fine wire placed vertically above it.
Her poise expressed both dignity and grace.
The brilliantly polished Tin Woodman marched next, at the head of the Royal Army of Oz which consisted of twenty-eight officers, from Generals down to Captains.
By the time he had smoothed and polished the staff Kalpa was no longer the pole-star; and ere he had put on the ferule and the head adorned with precious stones, Brahma had awoke and slumbered many times.
The vicomte was a nice-looking young man with soft features and polished manners, who evidently considered himself a celebrity but out of politeness modestly placed himself at the disposal of the circle in which he found himself.
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.