She searched around for a landmark that could be seen over the trees, but nothing was tall enough.
Already she began to see quite plainly the little elves in their tall pointed hats, dancing down the dusky alleys, and peeping from between the bushes, and they seemed to come nearer and nearer; and she stretched her hands up towards the tree in which the doll sat and they laughed, and pointed their fingers at her.
As she glanced up, Morino and Alex started down the stairs, the tall lanky foreman taking two at a time.
He made a striking figure, so tall and lean.
A tall thin bow-legged figure strolled around the side of the house.
That Fitzgerald is getting awfully familiar with the tall redhead.
It was a big horse, tall and bony, with long legs and large knees and feet.
This person was a gray-bearded old man in a woman's cloak, with a tall peaked cap on his head.
The tall youth, not noticing the disappearance of his foe, waved his bare arm and went on talking incessantly, attracting general attention to himself.
And the screams of those that were being trampled on and of those who tried to rescue the tall lad only increased the fury of the crowd.
A tall young man tapped his shoulder and Alex surrendered her to the second dance of the evening.
Surprised, she twisted in time to see a tall form hack again and again at the Black God, whose own knife was planted in the attacker's chest.
Dean pointed out the peaks that ringed them; Cirque and Teakettle Mountains, and Potosi Peak, all over 13,000 feet, and Mount Sneffles, standing tall beyond the others, stretching 14,150 feet to the sky.
Then a little man jumped out of the basket, took off his tall hat, and bowed very gracefully to the crowd of Mangaboos around him.
Many years ago, before people came to live on the earth, great trees and tall grasses and huge ferns and all the beautiful flowers cover the earth.
One of the leopards licked her hands, and the man in charge of the giraffes lifted her up in his arms so that she could feel their ears and see how tall they were.
A tall, beautiful woman with a mass of plaited hair and much exposed plump white shoulders and neck, round which she wore a double string of large pearls, entered the adjoining box rustling her heavy silk dress and took a long time settling into her place.
"Early tomorrow I shall go to his Serene Highness," he read ("Sirin Highness," said the tall fellow with a triumphant smile on his lips and a frown on his brow), "to consult with him to act, and to aid the army to exterminate these scoundrels.
One was an officer--a tall, soldierly, handsome man--the other evidently a private or an orderly, sunburned, short, and thin, with sunken cheeks and a dull expression.
The governor's wife led him up to a tall and very stout old lady with a blue headdress, who had just finished her game of cards with the most important personages of the town.
One was tall and thin, the other dark, shaggy, and sinewy, with a flat nose.
I might meet some tall, dark, handsome man on the way, and you'd chase him off.
His tall frame swayed across the room with feline grace.
One of the rare female Guardians, Jenn was tall and willowy with dark hair and green eyes, a studied air of seduction, and the ability to penetrate any group he sent her after.
A tall form stood halfway between the fire and them, flanked by two vamps.
She was in the middle of an unfamiliar, tall hallway.
Lydia was not as tall as Jennifer Radisson, but only by an inch or two.
Just under seven feet tall and muscular, he wore all black with weapons strapped to various parts of his body.
Tall with dark skin and glowing turquoise eyes, he most closely resembled Andre of any of his sons.
Harmony was tall and willowy with red hair and green eyes.
Deidre's eyes fell to the tall teen demoness, who was shaking and clinging to Darkyn's mate.
Two tall old peasants with wrinkled faces and scanty beards emerged from the tavern, smiling, staggering, and singing some incoherent song, and approached the officers.
"Yes, they worked all day and didn't play!" remarked the tall, round- faced peasant gravely, pointing with a significant wink at the dictionaries that were on the top.
Napoleon walked about in front of his tent, looked at the fires and listened to these sounds, and as he was passing a tall guardsman in a shaggy cap, who was standing sentinel before his tent and had drawn himself up like a black pillar at sight of the Emperor, Napoleon stopped in front of him.
Two steps from him, leaning against a branch and talking loudly and attracting general attention, stood a tall, handsome, black-haired noncommissioned officer with a bandaged head.
On the other table, round which many people were crowding, a tall well-fed man lay on his back with his head thrown back.
A tall, bald-headed old man with a red nose, wearing a dressing gown and with galoshes on his bare feet, stood in the anteroom.
One, a tall, fair- haired lad in a clean blue coat, was standing over the others.
These men, who under the leadership of the tall lad were drinking in the dramshop that morning, had brought the publican some skins from the factory and for this had had drink served them.
Come along then! the publican and the tall young fellow repeated one after the other, and they moved up the street together.
You'd better listen to what people are saying, said some of the mob pointing to the tall youth.
When the crowd collected round him he seemed confused, but at the demand of the tall lad who had pushed his way up to him, he began in a rather tremulous voice to read the sheet from the beginning.