Her dark shining hair was pulled back loosely with bejeweled combs and hung in loose curls down her back.
She woke to bright sunlight shining through her window and jumped from the bed, tugging on a pair of shorts and a blouse.
When she woke again, the sun was shining on her face.
But I am a patient man and the sun is shining, the brook that fronts my home on wheels is singing.
You were my knight in shining armor.
"So, what, you plan on riding in like a knight in shining armor to rescue the vulnerable damsel in distress?" she snapped.
He grabbed the hen by the wing and headed for a sliver of light shining through the coop door.
Still, Alex was her knight in shining armor.
He was so lithe and sure-footed – her knight in shining armor.
Felipa returned a few minutes later, eyes shining and a contented smile on her face.
Cromwell himself, however, seems to have regarded the question of title as of secondary importance, as merely (to use his own words) "a feather in the hat," "a shining bauble for crowds to gaze at or kneel to."
32), are a large family of beetles, well known by their rounded convex bodies, usually shining and hairless.
Others again, like Gasteracantha and Acrosoma, belonging to the Argyopidae, are armed with sharp and strong abdominal spines, and these spiders are hard-shelled like beetles and are spotted with black on a reddish or yellow ground, their spines shining with steel-blue lustre.
Slowly he took the shining star from his own brow and placed it upon that of the Princess.
When the Wizard awoke the six colored suns were shining down upon the Land of the Mangaboos just as they had done ever since his arrival.
He thought that a wonderful light was shining around him.
The warm sun was shining on us.
I cannot, it is true, see the moon climb up the sky behind the pines and steal softly across the heavens, making a shining path for us to follow; but I know she is there, and as I lie back among the pillows and put my hand in the water, I fancy that I feel the shimmer of her garments as she passes.
The sun is shining brightly to-day and I hope we shall go to ride if the roads are dry.
Early in May, the oaks, hickories, maples, and other trees, just putting out amidst the pine woods around the pond, imparted a brightness like sunshine to the landscape, especially in cloudy days, as if the sun were breaking through mists and shining faintly on the hillsides here and there.
Boris remembered Natasha in a short dress, with dark eyes shining from under her curls and boisterous, childish laughter, as he had known her four years before; and so he was taken aback when quite a different Natasha entered, and his face expressed rapturous astonishment.
Natasha, muffled up in shawls which did not hide her eager face and shining eyes, galloped up to them.
On the contrary he gazed joyfully, his eyes moist with tears, at this bright comet which, having traveled in its orbit with inconceivable velocity through immeasurable space, seemed suddenly--like an arrow piercing the earth--to remain fixed in a chosen spot, vigorously holding its tail erect, shining and displaying its white light amid countless other scintillating stars.