Her slender frame was relaxed, her breathing deep and peaceful.
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.
Slender, dark-haired Ashley was standing outside, waiting.
With a movement full of dignity and grace she half rose with a smile of pleasure, held out her slender, delicate hand to him, and began to speak in a voice in which for the first time new deep womanly notes vibrated.
A slender lady dressed in an expensive looking dark suit swung out of the car and stood, slowly shutting the door.
He took a step closer, his blond hair and green eyes highlighting a slender face.
For a moment his gaze lingered on her slender figure as she walked into the kitchen.
According to the custom of the time he had augmented his slender salary by private trade.
And lowering his big arm he offered it to the slender little girl.
Deidre's hand went to her neck, where Darkyn had placed a slender collar.
With his other hand, he removed the slender collar he had placed around her neck when she arrived.
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.
Two well-armed guards stood outside the gate, flanking the slender fed in a blue medical uniform.
Sometimes a beautiful, somewhat slender, fungus peculiar to stumps in woods is mistaken for the mushroom in A.
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,.
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.
Of course this was tasking slender powers for great ends; but it gave me something to do on a rainy day, and I acquired a sufficient knowledge of French to read with pleasure La Fontaine's "Fables," "Le Medecin Malgre Lui" and passages from "Athalie."
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.
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 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.
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.
The needles clicked lightly in her slender, rapidly moving hands, and he could clearly see the thoughtful profile of her drooping face.
At barely above her height and slender, the mad scientist was very unlike the Immortal warriors that filled the castle.
His shoulders were wide, his back wide and tapering to a slender, lean stomach and hips.
She crossed to it and pushed it open, her attention falling to the slender blonde slung across Jonny's bed.
He stopped abruptly and faced her, clutching her shoulders as he shook her slender frame.
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.
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.
Fastibilis being a little the more slender of the two.
From the nodes spring whorls of similar but more slender branches.
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.
Tall and slender, the woman's eyes were piercing, her dark hair and pale features setting off the green of her eyes even more.
His gaze went over the blonde's body in satisfaction: tall, slender, flat stomach, large breasts.
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.
When on saying good-by he took her thin, slender hand, he could not help holding it a little longer in his own.
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.
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 was still sitting before a looking-glass with a dressing jacket thrown over her slender shoulders.
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.
Prince Andrew liked dancing, and wishing to escape as quickly as possible from the political and clever talk which everyone addressed to him, wishing also to break up the circle of restraint he disliked, caused by the Emperor's presence, he danced, and had chosen Natasha because Pierre pointed her out to him and because she was the first pretty girl who caught his eye; but scarcely had he embraced that slender supple figure and felt her stirring so close to him and smiling so near him than the wine of her charm rose to his head, and he felt himself revived and rejuvenated when after leaving her he stood breathing deeply and watching the other dancers.