She scrubbed her skin rosy for nearly an hour and finally abandoned the attempt to remove the guilt.
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 sat there for a long, long time, feeling like a fairy on a rosy cloud.
Thus arose, beside minor streets, the imposing central avenue which, starting from a triumphal arch near the great temple of the Sun, formed the main axis of the city from south-east to north-west for a length of 1240 yards, and at one time consisted of not less than 750 columns of rosy-white limestone, each 55 ft.
His fiction includes Mr Blake's Walking Stick (1869), for children; The Hoosier Schoolmaster (1871); The End of the World (1872); The Mystery of Metropolisville (1873); The Circuit Rider (1874); Rosy (1878); The Hoosier Schoolboy (1883); The Book of Queer Stories (1884), for children; The Graysons (1888), an excellent novel; The Faith Doctor (1891); and Duf f els (1893), short stories.
AFTERGLOW, a broad high arch of whitish or rosy light appearing occasionally in the sky above the highest clouds in the hour of deepening twilight, or reflected from the high snowfields in mountain regions long after sunset.
Centranthus macrosiphon: hardy, t; to 2 ft., rosy-carmine.
Lychnis oculata cardinalis: hardy, z 2 ft., rosy-crimson; very brilliant.
Rhodanthe maculata: half-hardy, IZ ft., rosy-pink or white; larger flower-heads than the next.
Digitalis purpurea (Foxglove): hardy, 3 to 5 ft., rosy-purple or' white; beautifully spotted; the variety called gloxinioides has regular, erect flowers.
Rosea, 2 ft., rosy-crimson; and A.
Longifolius formosus, 2 ft., bright rosy lilac; A.
Eximia, I ft., are also pretty rosy-flowered species.
Sclarea, 5 to 6 ft., is a very striking plant little more than a biennial, with branched panicles of bluish flowers issuing from rosy-coloured bracts; S.
Roseus or antiquorum, white, with a rosy tinge above, and with scarlet wing-coverts, while the remiges are black (as in all species), ranges from the Cape Verde Islands to India and Ceylon, north as far as Lake Baikal; southwards through Africa and Madagascar, eventually as P. minor.
When flying, flamingos present a striking and beautiful sight, with legs and neck stretched out straight, looking like white and rosy or scarlet crosses with black arms. Not less fascinating is a flock of these sociable birds when at rest, standing on one or both legs, with their long necks twisted or coiled upon the body in any conceivable position.
The women have handsome features of Jewish cast (the last trait often true also of the men); fair complexions, sometimes rosy, though usually a pale sallow; hair braided and plaited behind in two long tresses terminating in silken tassels.
The wood is white, but acquires a rosy tinge after exposure to light.
The deposited copper should be firmly adherent and bright rosy red in colour.
Her eyes are very big and blue, and her cheeks are soft and round and rosy and her hair is very bright and golden.
Some were red, some white, and others pale pink, and they were just peeping out of the green leaves, as rosy-faced children peep out from their warm beds in wintertime before they are quite willing to get up.
I was a very happy little child with rosy cheeks, and large blue eyes, and the most beautiful golden ringlets you can imagine.
The two younger ones were embroidering: both were rosy and pretty and they differed only in that one had a little mole on her lip which made her much prettier.
Sophie, the rosy, laughter-loving, youngest princess with the mole, watched him.
The little princess, plump and rosy, was sitting in an easy chair with her work in her hands, talking incessantly, repeating Petersburg reminiscences and even phrases.
"So we are to have visitors, mon prince?" remarked Mademoiselle Bourienne, unfolding her white napkin with her rosy fingers.
The Emperor Francis, a rosy, long faced young man, sat very erect on his handsome black horse, looking about him in a leisurely and preoccupied manner.
Sonya too, all rosy red, clung to his arm and, radiant with bliss, looked eagerly toward his eyes, waiting for the look for which she longed.
They were dressed alike, in new pale-blue frocks, and were both fresh, rosy, and bright.
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.
Strands of her black hair lay round her inflamed and perspiring cheeks, her charming rosy mouth with its downy lip was open and she was smiling joyfully.
At last he saw him: the rosy boy had tossed about till he lay across the bed with his head lower than the pillow, and was smacking his lips in his sleep and breathing evenly.
His face was fresh and rosy, his white-plumed hat, tilted to one side, disclosed his curled and pomaded hair besprinkled with powdery snow.
Petya was now a handsome rosy lad of fifteen with full red lips and resembled Natasha.
He understood it completely, and, leaving the room without crying, went silently up to Natasha who had come out with him and looked shyly at her with his beautiful, thoughtful eyes, then his uplifted, rosy upper lip trembled and leaning his head against her he began to cry.
A rosy-red calendar day, for sure.
Editions of the book appeared in 1578 (printed by John Rosy, in 1600 (by Robert Smith), in 1621 (by Andro Hart); selections were published by Lord Hailes (1765) and by Sibbald (1802); a reprint of the 1621 volume was edited by Sir J.
The whole surface of the ponderous upper storey is covered with a diaper pattern in slabs of creamy white Istrian stone and red Verona marble, giving a delicate rosy-orange hue to the building.
Several modern societies have been formed from time to time (some of which are still flourishing in Great Britain) for the study of Rosicrucianism and allied subjects, but in no sense are they directly derived from the "Brethren of the Rosy Cross" of the 17th century, though keen followers thereof.
Clarkia pulchella: hardy, IZ ft., rosy-purple; some varieties very handsome.
Leptosiphon densiflorus: hardy in light soil, i ft., purplish or rosy-lilac.
Lychnis Coeli-rosa: hardy, t2 ft., rosy-purple, with pale centre; pretty.
Rhodanthe Manglesii: half-hardy, i ft., rosy-pink; a drooping everlasting.
Echium pomponium: hardy, 4 ft., rosy-pink.
Novae Angliae, 5 to 6 ft., rosy-violet; A.
C. ruber, 2 ft., branches and blooms freely all summer, and varies with rosy, or crimson, or white flowers.
Showy autumn-blooming bulbs (corms), with crocuslike flowers, all rosy-purple or white.
Height 3 to 4 ft., with rosy-purple flowers.
Dens-canis, the Dog's Tooth Violet, is a pretty dwarf bulbous plant with spotted leaves, and rosy or white flowers produced in spring, and having reflexed petals.
High and has large tubular rosy carmine blossoms. It likes rich sandy loam and sunny spots.
Latifolius, the everlasting pea, 6 ft., has bright rosy flowers in the late summer and autumn; the vars.
Thuringiaca, 4 ft., is a fine erect-growing malvaceous plant, producing rosy-pink blossoms freely, about August and.
Pycnostachya, 3 to 4 ft., all have rosy-purplish flowers.
Palmata, 2 ft., rosy-crimson; and S.
Eximia, r z ft., rosy-lilac - are good border plants.
He is described as an undersized, stalwart man with full, rosy cheeks, long snow-white locks, and bright, smiling, black eyes.
The little Princess seemed fresh and rosy and in good spirits.
The latter, a fresh, rosy officer of the Guards, irreproachably washed, brushed, and buttoned, held his pipe in the middle of his mouth and with red lips gently inhaled the smoke, letting it escape from his handsome mouth in rings.
Don't forget that she has grown up and been educated in society, and so her position now is not a rosy one.
The little princess and Mademoiselle Bourienne had already received from Masha, the lady's maid, the necessary report of how handsome the minister's son was, with his rosy cheeks and dark eyebrows, and with what difficulty the father had dragged his legs upstairs while the son had followed him like an eagle, three steps at a time.
Boris, grown more manly and looking fresh, rosy and self-possessed, entered the drawing room elegantly dressed in the uniform of an aide-de- camp and was duly conducted to pay his respects to the aunt and then brought back to the general circle.
Several times on glancing that way he noticed behind that door a plump, rosy, handsome woman in a pink dress with a lilac silk kerchief on her head, holding a dish and evidently awaiting the entrance of the commander-in-chief.
The priest's wife smiled, and with dimples in her rosy cheeks followed him into the room.
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.
She took a pair of pear-shaped ruby earrings from her huge reticule and, having given them to the rosy Natasha, who beamed with the pleasure of her saint's-day fete, turned away at once and addressed herself to Pierre.
He glanced away quickly, his features gaining a rosy color.
At the summit of this crown the small rosy-pink flowers are produced, half protruding from the mass of wool, and these are succeeded by small red berries.
Godetia Whitneyi: hardy, i ft., rosy-red, with crimson spots.