Her large blue-green eyes were clear and calm, the curves of her slender frame complemented by the cut and drape of the dress.
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.
The slender, fingerlike leaves on the outside opened slowly, reluctant, I thought, to reveal the loveliness they hid; once having made a start, however, the opening process went on rapidly, but in order and systematically.
Her slender frame was relaxed, her breathing deep and peaceful.
A slender lady dressed in an expensive looking dark suit swung out of the car and stood, slowly shutting the door.
Slender, dark-haired Ashley was standing outside, waiting.
"Neat little things," Evelyn said with some excitement as she placed hers on the chair's slender arm.
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.
It was solid and slender with no release mechanism or clasp.
Hannah was beautiful in the model sense, with a slender form and large eyes that grew wider when they swept over him.
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.
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 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 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.
And lowering his big arm he offered it to the slender little girl.
Her slender bare arms and neck were not beautiful--compared to Helene's her shoulders looked thin and her bosom undeveloped.
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.
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.
He took a step closer, his blond hair and green eyes highlighting a slender face.
Two well-armed guards stood outside the gate, flanking the slender fed in a blue medical uniform.
Claire twisted to see who spoke and was struck by the tall, slender man who stepped from the shadows of the forest.
He stopped abruptly and faced her, clutching her shoulders as he shook her slender frame.
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,.
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.
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.
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.
From the nodes spring whorls of similar but more slender branches.
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.
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.
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.
"Hello, my Immortal Twinkies," Jared said, his slender form pausing in the hallway between them.
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.
The needles clicked lightly in her slender, rapidly moving hands, and he could clearly see the thoughtful profile of her drooping face.
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.