He lifted Selyn's eyelids and shone a light to watch her pupils.
They rose and shone the light on her again.
He shone a light in her face before hauling her to her feet.
The pale glow of the moon shone through the uncurtained window, casting an elongated shadow from the overturned chair.
Her face shone with a glowing smile like a summer sunrise.
A blue-green tint shone through the sunlight while frozen waterfalls, hanging from the upstream cliffs, bore a hint of the rust-orange hue from the natural deposits of Red Mountain above.
The alley light shone through the partially open door, interrupting the darkness just enough to illuminate the frightened look on her face.
His black hair appeared darker, thicker and shone as if coated in oil.
The only gleam of success which shone on his ill fortune was the revolution which placed Florence in the hands of the Ghibellines in 1248.
His nephew, Diego, the younger (1586-1660), produced Chauleidos (1628) and other Latin poems, including sacred dramas; a novel, Casamento Perfeito (1630); and shone as a historical critic.
The convex slopes falling from the Prussian position towards Metz gave plenty of cover to the French, and the setting sun shone full in the faces of the Prussian artillerymen.
But the land was cursed with barrenness, and the oracle declared that Alcmaeon would never find rest until he reached a spot on which the sun had never shone at the time he slew his mother.
He came of a family which had shone conspicuously in 15thcentury politics, though it generally took the anti-national side.
And now the Tin Woodman arrived, his body most beautifully nickle-plated, so that it shone splendidly in the brilliant light of the room.
"Light! give me light!" was the wordless cry of my soul, and the light of love shone on me in that very hour.
All life seemed to have ebbed away, and even when the sun shone the day was
The sun broke through the clouds and shone upon a vast, undulating white plain.
The warm sun shone on the pine trees and drew out all their fragrance.
The light of understanding has shone upon my little pupil's mind, and behold, all things are changed!
There were some slight flurries of snow during the days that I worked there; but for the most part when I came out on to the railroad, on my way home, its yellow sand heap stretched away gleaming in the hazy atmosphere, and the rails shone in the spring sun, and I heard the lark and pewee and other birds already come to commence another year with us.
The sides were left shelving, and not stoned; but the sun having never shone on them, the sand still keeps its place.
All day the sun has shone on the surface of some savage swamp, where the single spruce stands hung with usnea lichens, and small hawks circulate above, and the chickadee lisps amid the evergreens, and the partridge and rabbit skulk beneath; but now a more dismal and fitting day dawns, and a different race of creatures awakes to express the meaning of Nature there.
Holding a microscope to the first-mentioned red ant, I saw that, though he was assiduously gnawing at the near fore leg of his enemy, having severed his remaining feeler, his own breast was all torn away, exposing what vitals he had there to the jaws of the black warrior, whose breastplate was apparently too thick for him to pierce; and the dark carbuncles of the sufferer's eyes shone with ferocity such as war only could excite.
Rays of gentle light shone from her large, timid eyes.
The sun had reached the other side of the house, and its slanting rays shone into the open window, lighting up the room and part of the morocco cushion at which Princess Mary was looking.
Her face shone with rapturous joy.
Bright stars shone out here and there in the sky.
But at this time he saw everybody--both those who, as he imagined, understood the real meaning of life (that is, what he was feeling) and those unfortunates who evidently did not understand it--in the bright light of the emotion that shone within himself, and at once without any effort saw in everyone he met everything that was good and worthy of being loved.