She screamed and frantically clawed the slender green snake from her arm.
The towering, slender man was looking over a list with a frown.
Her large blue-green eyes were clear and calm, the curves of her slender frame complemented by the cut and drape of the dress.
Her slender frame was relaxed, her breathing deep and peaceful.
One was of medium height and slender, an older man with sharp green eyes the color of forest moss who seemed out of place in the middle of the room.
"Thirteen, fourteen, fifteen, sixteen," she counted on her slender little fingers.
Lisa felt an immediate bond with the slender mother of her rescuer.
There was one such king who had four sons, Ethelbald, Ethelbert, Ethelred, and Alfred. The three older boys were sturdy, half-grown lads; the youngest, Alfred, was a slender, fair-haired child.
From her long neck to her slender ankles, Claudette was dainty and feminine.
He took a step closer, his blond hair and green eyes highlighting a slender face.
Slender, dark-haired Ashley was standing outside, waiting.
Her hair glowed as if it were on fire, and she floated, her slender form clad in simple leggings and a tunic.
He surveyed her slender figure with obvious appreciation.
The faded jeans circled her slender hips slightly below the naval.
And lowering his big arm he offered it to the slender little girl.
The delicate shape of her slender neck and shoulders drew his eye.
According to the custom of the time he had augmented his slender salary by private trade.
His skin was golden, his wide back muscled, lean and defined down to the slender hips and waist.
Fastibilis being a little the more slender of the two.
Deidre's hand went to her neck, where Darkyn had placed a slender collar.
Hannah was beautiful in the model sense, with a slender form and large eyes that grew wider when they swept over him.
"Neat little things," Evelyn said with some excitement as she placed hers on the chair's slender arm.
From the nodes spring whorls of similar but more slender branches.
Sonya was a slender little brunette with a tender look in her eyes which were veiled by long lashes, thick black plaits coiling twice round her head, and a tawny tint in her complexion and especially in the color of her slender but graceful and muscular arms and neck.
She was still sitting before a looking-glass with a dressing jacket thrown over her slender shoulders.
He stopped abruptly and faced her, clutching her shoulders as he shook her slender frame.
In the royal Siamese breed the head is rather long and pointed, the body also elongated with relatively slender limbs, the coat glossy and close, the eyes blue, and the general colour some shade of cream or pink, with the face, ears, feet, under-parts, and tail chocolate or seal-brown.
Take me, take me! prayed Natasha, with impatient emotion in her heart, not crossing herself but letting her slender arms hang down as if expecting some invisible power at any moment to take her and deliver her from herself, from her regrets, desires, remorse, hopes, and sins.
After she felt herself deserted by Princes Mary and alone in her grief, Natasha spent most of the time in her room by herself, sitting huddled up feet and all in the corner of the sofa, tearing and twisting something with her slender nervous fingers and gazing intently and fixedly at whatever her eyes chanced to fall on.
"Hello, my Immortal Twinkies," Jared said, his slender form pausing in the hallway between them.
Claire twisted to see who spoke and was struck by the tall, slender man who stepped from the shadows of the forest.
His gaze went over the blonde's body in satisfaction: tall, slender, flat stomach, large breasts.
Tall and slender, the woman's eyes were piercing, her dark hair and pale features setting off the green of her eyes even more.
B, C, D, E, enlarged.) branched rootstock from which spring slender aerial shoots which are green, ribbed, and bear at each node a whorl of leaves reduced to a toothed sheath.
I determined to go into business at once, and not wait to acquire the usual capital, using such slender means as I had already got.
The fluviatile trees next the shore are the slender eyelashes which fringe it, and the wooded hills and cliffs around are its overhanging brows.
Suddenly she jumped up onto a tub to be higher than he, embraced him so that both her slender bare arms clasped him above his neck, and, tossing back her hair, kissed him full on the lips.
Boris, with one leg crossed over the other and stroking his left hand with the slender fingers of his right, listened to Rostov as a general listens to the report of a subordinate, now looking aside and now gazing straight into Rostov's eyes with the same veiled look.
She stood with her slender arms hanging down, her scarcely defined bosom rising and falling regularly, and with bated breath and glittering, frightened eyes gazed straight before her, evidently prepared for the height of joy or misery.
He jabbed his thumb toward the wall behind him, where she made out the slender nickel doorknob in the space between two shelves of ancient books.
The general construction of wooden screens is close panelling beneath, on which stands screen-work composed of slender turned balusters or regular wooden mullions, supporting tracery more or less rich with cornices, crestings, &c., and often painted in brilliant colours and gilded.
Early in the morning, while all things are crisp with frost, men come with fishing-reels and slender lunch, and let down their fine lines through the snowy field to take pickerel and perch; wild men, who instinctively follow other fashions and trust other authorities than their townsmen, and by their goings and comings stitch towns together in parts where else they would be ripped.
With his other hand, he removed the slender collar he had placed around her neck when she arrived.
It was solid and slender with no release mechanism or clasp.
The slender Immortal glanced up from his computer.
Kris pursed his lips, wanting to release the curses coiled on his tongue. He looked her over. She'd at least worn sturdy shoes, long pants and shirt. She was in decent shape, slender and toned from Pilates and the gym.
For a moment his gaze lingered on her slender figure as she walked into the kitchen.
His assistant was slender and handsome, the only other besides Gerry to smile.
It is the principal genus of the natural order of Monocotyledous Potamogetonaceae, and contains plants with slender branched stems, and submerged and translucent, or floating and opaque,.
Rostov was particularly struck by the beauty of a small, pure-bred, red- spotted bitch on Ilagin's leash, slender but with muscles like steel, a delicate muzzle, and prominent black eyes.
At the same time he felt that above his face, above the very middle of it, some strange airy structure was being erected out of slender needles or splinters, to the sound of this whispered music.
It is so slender and long.
She trailed him up the stairs, taking in every inch of his perfectly round butt to his slender hips and thick back.
She was still too pale and her frame slender enough to indicate she needed some food to bring her back to a healthy weight.
A slender lady dressed in an expensive looking dark suit swung out of the car and stood, slowly shutting the door.
His trusted deputies --the slender blonde Iliana and the raven-haired gigantor Jade with cocoa skin --sat across from him.
They came in all colors and complexions, some slender and graceful like dancers while others were muscular.
She inched away from a plant whose slender stalk was maneuvering through several other plants to position its leaves in direct sunlight.
The soft curves on that tall slender body and those long legs were the talk of the locker room when he was a senior.
Wynn stood with a slender teen demoness, half of whose face was knotted with thick scars.
Beautiful and slender, she offered a faint smile.
She rubbed her arms and touched the slender choker at her neck.
The sobbing, slender creature tensed and covered his head, as if expecting an attack from above.
Two well-armed guards stood outside the gate, flanking the slender fed in a blue medical uniform.
He was muscular and tall, clothed in dark jeans, a snug grey T-shirt that hugged his biceps and stretched across his chest and back and then sagged at his slender torso and hips, and a round black medallion that fell from his T-shirt as he leaned over her.
At barely above her height and slender, the mad scientist was very unlike the Immortal warriors that filled the castle.
He's well formed, slender, not too tall, and strong - but bends with the wind.
She crossed to it and pushed it open, her attention falling to the slender blonde slung across Jonny's bed.
He cut his trees level and close to the ground, that the sprouts which came up afterward might be more vigorous and a sled might slide over the stumps; and instead of leaving a whole tree to support his corded wood, he would pare it away to a slender stake or splinter which you could break off with your hand at last.
The needles clicked lightly in her slender, rapidly moving hands, and he could clearly see the thoughtful profile of her drooping face.
When on saying good-by he took her thin, slender hand, he could not help holding it a little longer in his own.
The tall slender girl looked hauntingly sad, and yet proud.
Recrossing the Italian frontier, he was arrested at Figline and taken back to Caprera, where he eked out his slender resources by writing several romances.
Her slender bare arms and neck were not beautiful--compared to Helene's her shoulders looked thin and her bosom undeveloped.
Velutinus, a slender, ringless, hollow-stemmed, blackgilled fungus, common in gardens and about dung and stumps; it is about the size of a mushroom, but thinner in all its parts and far more brittle; it has a black hairy fringe hanging round the edge of the cap when fresh.
His shoulders were wide, his back wide and tapering to a slender, lean stomach and hips.
Sometimes a beautiful, somewhat slender, fungus peculiar to stumps in woods is mistaken for the mushroom in A.
She pulled up her muslin sleeve and showed him a red scar on her long, slender, delicate arm, high above the elbow on that part that is covered even by a ball dress.