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.
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.
Worterbuch, who derives the element bel from an old Celtic root meaning shining, &c.) (W.
The basal half is dull white, oval in section and coarsely fibrous, the middle part smooth, shining and round, and the tip black.
Their material is of pale yellow clay with shining black glaze, and they are decorated with skilfully drawn red figures.
The nectarine is a variation from the peach, mainly characterized by the circumstance that, while the skin of the ripe fruit is downy in the peach, it is shining and destitute of hairs in the nectarine.
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.
The sun is shining brightly to-day and I hope we shall go to ride if the roads are dry.
At first I was very sorry when I found that the sun had hidden his shining face behind dull clouds, but afterwards I thought why he did it, and then I was happy.
Then looking more closely at the trees around, they saw that the treasure was all melting away, and that much of it was already spread over the leaves of the oak trees and maples, which were shining with their gorgeous dress of gold and bronze, crimson and emerald.
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.
The countess looked round several times at her daughter's softened face and shining eyes and prayed God to help her.
"What am I to say to him?" thought Prince Andrew, looking down on the old man's bald head shining in the sun and seeing by the expression on his face that the old man himself understood how untimely such questions were and only asked them to allay his grief.