His face suddenly softened and tears came into his eyes.
His face softened and his lips turned up in a half smile.
His face softened into a smile that invaded his eyes.
She softened at his obvious struggle.
Warmth passed through his gaze, and the skin around his eyes softened as he took in her expression.
She softened at the inclusion.
His face softened as he touched her arm."Would you mind if I kept this one to myself?"
The contrast between the yellow and white types has been softened by the remarkable development of the Japanese following the assimilation of western methods.
NORMANS, the softened form of the word "Northman," applied first to the people of Scandinavia in general, and afterwards specially to the people of Norway.
On the other hand, unexpurgated copies were made in Matthew's lifetime; though the offending passages are duly omitted or softened in his abridgment of his longer work, the Historia Anglorum (written about 125 3), the real sentiments of the author must have been an open secret.
The softened slices are now repeatedly passed between grooved rollers, known FIG.
The mixed rubber thus obtained is readily softened by heat, and can be very easily worked into any desired form or rolled into sheets by an apparatus known as the calendering machine.
Rubber mixed in the usual way with about WA of sulphur is now softened by heat, forced into the mould, and retained there by pressure during the operation of curing, which is usually effected in an iron box heated over a gas burner to 140° C.
Vulcanization is then effected by steam heat, and, the preparation on the cloth being softened by water, the sheet of rubber is readily removed.
Of the furnace must be so% greater than that of the kettle into which the softened lead is tapped, as the dross and skimmings formed amount to about so% of the weight of the lead charged.
And softened lights, combined with depth and delicacy of hjame.
No better representative of the true old hardy Roman type, little softened by either luxury or education, had come to the head of affairs since the days of Marius.
Natasha entered with a softened and agitated expression of face and sat down looking silently at Pierre.
With a softened, happy, timid look she watched the boy she loved in the arms of the man she loved.
Softened by memories of Princess Mary he began to pray as he had not done for a long time.
That sweet chocolate gaze softened and a smile touched the corners of his mouth.
Maybe he figured you had softened some on the issue.
When her gaze returned to Lisa, her features softened into a warm smile.
His piercing gaze held hers for a moment, and then his expression softened ever so slightly.
His expression softened when he saw she had been crying.
His expression softened and he shrugged, "A security guard doesn't simply sit in the guard house and watch the cars go through the gate, you know."
The black eyes softened slightly.
His features softened as he gazed down at the tiny form.
His face softened as he looked at her.
Though still arch, his tone had softened enough to show her he wasn't unaffected by her genuine words.
His look softened, and rare warmth crossed his features.
The softened expression on Romas's face-- only present for her-- hardened as he prepared himself to deal with whichever of his warriors had happened upon Kiera.
Her look turned to anger, then softened into concern.
His face was unreadable, but the skin around his eyes had softened with warmth.
Connor's face had softened considerably.
His face softened into a grin, as he crooked a long index finger at her.
Her face softened immediately, and she held her cheek to his.
The dark gaze softened and a smile played at the corners of his mouth.
His gaze softened and he watched her reflectively.
Toby rolled his eyes in response and crossed his arms. Katie shook her head. The angel was visibly upset and completely disheveled. She softened, sensing his distress.
For a moment the question was in his eyes and started to form on his lips – and then comprehension softened his gaze.
The dark eyes softened, even reflected shame — and then they hardened.
His faint smile softened the words.
The black memories that made him wake up screaming at night, the fear he could still taste in moments of despair, were softened by the sense of stillness that settled into him.
His gaze softened a little.
Finally his expression softened and he reached for her.
At his startled expression, she softened the refusal with an explanation.
The stranger's face softened with the warmth of pity, a sight Xander was accustomed to.
The skin around Xander's eye was softened in something other than amusement, the light in his eyes a combination of hunger – and warmth.
Xander's features softened in warmth.
The pieces are carefully heated with exclusion of air and then compressed into a uniform mass by intense hydraulic pressure; the softened amber being forced through holes in a metal plate.
Orpheus went down to the lower world and by his music softened the heart of Pluto and Persephone, who allowed Eurydice to return with him to earth.
The fibrous tough roots, softened by soaking in water, and split, are used by the Indians and voyageurs to sew together the birch-bark covering of their canoes; and a resin that exudes from the bark is employed to varnish over the seams. It was introduced to Great Britain at the end of the 17th century and was formerly more extensively planted than at present.
And its influence is to be seen in the legislation of the Christian emperors, which softened some of the harshest features that still marked the institution.
The " buckshot clays " of the backlands, which are so stiff that they can scarcely be ploughed until flooded and softened, and are remarkably retentive of moisture, are ideal rice soil; but none of the alluvial lands has an underlying hardpan, and they cannot as a rule be drained sufficiently to make the use of heavy harvesting machinery possible.
In the industrial working of indiarubber, the various impurities present in the crude " wild rubber (bark, dirt and the principal impurities derived from the latex, except resin) are removed by the following process: The lumps of crude caoutchouc are first softened by the prolonged action of hot water, and then cut into slices by means of a sharp knife - generally by hand, as thus any large stones or other foreign substances can be removed.
To convert the masticated rubber into rectangular blocks, it is first softened by heat, and then forced into iron boxes or moulds.
To secure the highest possible permeability it is essential that the iron should be softened by careful annealing.
His reminiscences on this subject date from the Restoration, and are probably softened by considerations of expediency.
Lumps of glass of approximately the right weight are chosen, and are heated to a temperature just sufficient to soften the glass, when the lumps are caused to assume the shape of moulds made of iron or fireclay either by the natural flow of the softened glass under gravity, or by pressure from suitable tools or presses.
The eggs, which are 16 in number, are deposited in a leathery capsule fixed by a gum-like substance to the abdomen of the female, and thus carried about till the young are ready to escape, when the capsule becomes softened by the emission of a fluid substance.
" I hardly know if even to you," he writes to his wife, " I dare disclose the sweet and softened feeling that comes over me when I find a young man whose examination is thoroughly satisfactory.
He thought of her pregnancy and felt sorry for her and for himself, and in a nervously emotional and softened mood he went out of the hut in which he was billeted with Nesvitski and began to walk up and down before it.
Seeing him, Kutuzov's malevolent and caustic expression softened, as if admitting that what was being done was not his adjutant's fault, and still not answering the Austrian adjutant, he addressed Bolkonski.
Yes, it was he, pale, thin, with a changed and strangely softened but agitated expression on his face.
All men seemed so pitiful, so poor, in comparison with this feeling of tenderness and love he experienced: in comparison with that softened, grateful, last look she had given him through her tears.
It seemed to Pierre that this comet fully responded to what was passing in his own softened and uplifted soul, now blossoming into a new life.
The countess looked round several times at her daughter's softened face and shining eyes and prayed God to help her.
Sonya was softened, excited, and touched by all that had occurred that day, especially by the mysterious fulfillment she had just seen of her vision.
She understood those words to mean that he had suddenly softened and that this softening and gentleness were signs of approaching death.
He softened his words.