She smelled of her own musk, strands of hair escaping her braid to tickle his face.
She still wore the gown, though strands of hair blinded her and she knew her pillow would be filled with makeup.
She flipped a few strands of her blond hair back in place.
He'd never seen art of this kind, only the statues of his father's court and the multi-hued strands used to decorate homes.
She extracted the few filament-like strands and held them in her fingertips.
There were a few strands here and there, though certainly not enough to connect to the dream.
Brady nudged strands of her hair away from her eyes and cupped her face with his other hand.
While not strictly a meat-and-potatoes guy, he felt more comfortable with a meal he could recognize, like the weekday special at Uncle Sally's Galley, not something tiny and exotic, wrapped in dainty strands of imported grass.
Using these buoys to guide the direction of tow, a grapnel, a species of fivepronged anchor, attached to a strong compound rope formed of strands of steel and manila, is lowered to the bottom and dragged at a slow speed, as it were ploughing a furrow in the sea bottom, in a line at right angles to the cable route, until the behaviour of the dynamometer shows that the cable is hooked.
In three generaBlyttia, Symphyogyna and Hymenophytum there are one or more strands or bundles consisting of long thickwalled fibre-like (prosenchymatous) cells, pointed at the ends and running longitudinally through the thick midrib.
Outside this are three arcs of large cells showing characters typical of the endodermis in a vascular plan.t; these are interrupted by strands ofnarrow, elongated, thick-walled cells, which send branches into the little brown scales borne by the rhizome.
13) has six strands of 19 wires each and a hemp core.
Each cable has 19 strands of 278 parallel steel wires, 7 B.W.G.
"Ah, madam, it is a great sacrament," replied the priest, passing his hand over the thin grizzled strands of hair combed back across his bald head.
Strands of her black hair lay round her inflamed and perspiring cheeks, her charming rosy mouth with its downy lip was open and she was smiling joyfully.