A tall perfectly formed and decorated Christmas tree stood beside the staircase.
The two tall peasants had their say.
He looked so tall, standing over her that way.
She searched around for a landmark that could be seen over the trees, but nothing was tall enough.
He was a tall dark figure in the night, as he stood looking down at her.
She took off, noting where she entered the woods, and using a tall Sycamore tree as a trail marker.
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.
A tall thin bow-legged figure strolled around the side of the house.
At 5' 8, she was tall, but still had to lift her chin to see his face.
The man in the corner was tall with eyes that swirled gold like Damian's had.
It was a big horse, tall and bony, with long legs and large knees and feet.
This morning she planted her doll and showed me that she expected her to grow as tall as I. You must see that she is very bright, but you have no idea how cunning she is.
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.
That Fitzgerald is getting awfully familiar with the tall redhead.
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.
He was so tall there was a vast difference in their height.
The tall slender girl looked hauntingly sad, and yet proud.
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.
The tall lad hung his head gloomily.
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.
He looked tall and lean in a dark suit.
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.
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.
Andrew Jackson was then a tall white-haired boy, thirteen years old.
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.
They seemed to be falling right into the middle of a big city which had many tall buildings with glass domes and sharp-pointed spires.
Oh, it was a lovely and delicate doll! but the little girl's brother, a tall lad, had taken the doll, and set it up in a high tree in the garden, and had run away.
Miss Keller is tall and strongly built, and has always had good health.
I reminded her of the corn, beans and watermelon-seed she had planted in the spring, and told her that the tall corn in the garden, and the beans and watermelon vines had grown from those seeds.
From behind the crystal decanters and fruit vases, the count kept glancing at his wife and her tall cap with its light-blue ribbons, and busily filled his neighbors' glasses, not neglecting his own.
And indeed everybody in the room looked with a smile of pleasure at the jovial old gentleman, who standing beside his tall and stout partner, Marya Dmitrievna, curved his arms, beat time, straightened his shoulders, turned out his toes, tapped gently with his foot, and, by a smile that broadened his round face more and more, prepared the onlookers for what was to follow.
The large table covered with books and plans, the tall glass-fronted bookcases with keys in the locks, the high desk for writing while standing up, on which lay an open exercise book, and the lathe with tools laid ready to hand and shavings scattered around--all indicated continuous, varied, and orderly activity.
"And I tell you, Rostov, that you must apologize to the colonel!" said a tall, grizzly-haired staff captain, with enormous mustaches and many wrinkles on his large features, to Rostov who was crimson with excitement.
The general in command of the infantry went toward his horse with jerky steps, and having mounted drew himself up very straight and tall and rode to the Pavlograd commander.
He imagined himself as an enormously tall, powerful man who was throwing cannon balls at the French with both hands.
Probably ten times the age of the birches that formed the forest, it was ten times as thick and twice as tall as they.
He rose, took Prince Andrew by the arm, and went to meet a tall, bald, fair man of about forty with a large open forehead and a long face of unusual and peculiar whiteness, who was just entering.
But before he reached them Pierre stopped beside a very handsome, dark man of middle height, and in a white uniform, who stood by a window talking to a tall man wearing stars and a ribbon.
He was enormously tall, handsome, amiable as Frenchmen are, and was, as all Moscow said, an extraordinarily clever doctor.
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.
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.
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.
The tall lad waved his arm.
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.
The tall lad, standing in the porch, turned his bleared eyes from the publican to the smith and back again as if considering whom he ought to fight now.
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.
The tall youth moved his lips and swayed from side to side.
Lead the way to him, himself! shouted the tall youth.
The tall lad was standing in front, flourishing his arm and saying something with a stern look.
The tall youth, with a stony look on his face, and rigid and uplifted arm, stood beside Vereshchagin.
The tall youth, against whom he stumbled, seized his thin neck with his hands and, yelling wildly, fell with him under the feet of the pressing, struggling crowd.
Some beat and tore at Vereshchagin, others at the tall youth.
While Pierre was running the few steps that separated him from the Frenchman, the tall marauder in the frieze gown was already tearing from her neck the necklace the young Armenian was wearing, and the young woman, clutching at her neck, screamed piercingly.
Esaul Lovayski the Third was a tall man as straight as an arrow, pale- faced, fair-haired, with narrow light eyes and with calm self- satisfaction in his face and bearing.
There was a stir among the officers in the shadow beyond the fire, and one tall, long-necked officer, walking round the fire, came up to Dolokhov.
On reaching the vestibule Natasha saw a tall figure in a fur coat unwinding his scarf.
Dancing with someone that tall was going to be... interesting.
A tall figure lounged against a huge oak tree beside the trail.
After a while they were riding around the side of a steep hill through tall grass.
Brandon towered over her - the living room light forming a halo around his tall muscular frame.
Brandon stood, his tall form unfolding like an accordion until he towered over her again.
He was a nice enough guy - tall, dark and handsome.
To the left was a tall narrow window, bare to the coldness of the room.
He watched the wolf disappear into the tall grass.
She watched his tall figure move gracefully down the hall, forcing unwelcome warmth to crawl up her neck.
A tall figure darkened the doorway and she looked up to find Cade watching her.
A tall lean figure entered the diner and she froze – Cade.
Large windows framed a picturesque pond, boarded by tall pines.
Howie says the guy was tall and skinny and acted strangely.
A tall black woman moved forward from against the wall.
As we screeched to a stop, Agent Osborn, tall and picturesque, approached our car.
His knuckles were white as he clenched the steering wheel, and his tall form hunched forward.
A tall, toned woman who looked like she did Pilates for a living stood in the hall in tight black leather pants and a tight pink T-shirt that drew attention to her large breasts.
He was tall and lanky with a huge smile and close-spaced eyes that seemed more soulful than his youthful looks warranted.
The tall figure loping after them was the equivalent of an immortal pit bull, one of the Watchers' own elite personal guards.
She grimaced and turned to see the tall blond striding toward her office.
The woman was beautiful, tall and shapely with auburn hair and deep blue eyes that made no attempt to hide her interest in the bare-chested man before her.
Dean didn't dare say he hadn't noticed and described the tall red head in general terms.
She stood with a tall, good-looking man with a rounded haircut that might have been stylish somewhere but to Dean looked silly.
Another woman, a very tall blond, stood a few paces back, a smile on her face, watching the old man.
Dean had a feeling the woman was the tall blonde he'd seen leaving the courthouse behind Fred O'Connor.
She was nearly as tall as he, a natural blonde or the customer of a very good beautician.
There was a tall glass of clear liquid in her hand.
He reached the edge of the tall roof, stepped one foot out into the air, and walked into space as calmly as if he were on firm ground.
The mountain before them was shaped like a cone and was so tall that its point was lost in the clouds.
The space underneath the roof, where they stood, permitted them to see on all sides of the tall building, and they looked with much curiosity at the city spread out beneath them.
"And the people will not willingly part with her," added a tall soldier in a Captain-General's uniform.
But although the Munchkin was hardly tall enough to come to Zeb's shoulder he was so strong and clever that he laid the boy three times on his back with apparent ease.
At a place where two roads crossed, they saw a tall gentleman coming to meet them.
He was very tall--as tall as a man.
The slim, tall boy seemed to grow taller, as he answered, "I'll not be the servant of any Englishman that ever lived."
Cyrus was so tall and strong and handsome that his grandfather was very proud of him.
They were tall and strong young men, and they gladly promised to go with the king and help him.
So this prince grew up to be a young man, tall and fair and graceful.
A tall man who wore a long red cloak seemed to be the leader of the company.
It is said that tall people live shorter lives than short people.
He noticed that when he bred a tall one with a short one, sometimes he got tall offspring and sometimes a short offspring.
Then he noticed when he bred tall pea plants with another tall plant, he occasionally got a short offspring, but usually tall ones.
"Jacob, bring a bottle!" shouted the host, a tall, handsome fellow who stood in the midst of the group, without a coat, and with his fine linen shirt unfastened in front.
A tall, stout, and proud-looking woman, with a round-faced smiling daughter, entered the drawing room, their dresses rustling.
Boris was tall and fair, and his calm and handsome face had regular, delicate features.
Tall and stout, holding high her fifty-year-old head with its gray curls, she stood surveying the guests, and leisurely arranged her wide sleeves as if rolling them up.
He led him to the desk, raised the lid, drew out a drawer, and took out an exercise book filled with his bold, tall, close handwriting.
Beside him was his comrade Nesvitski, a tall staff officer, extremely stout, with a kindly, smiling, handsome face and moist eyes.
But at that instant a tall Austrian general in a greatcoat, with the order of Maria Theresa on his neck and a black bandage round his head, who had evidently just arrived, entered quickly, slamming the door.
"Is he tall and with reddish hair?" asked the doctor.
In front of the group, on a black horse with trappings that glittered in the sun, rode a tall man with plumes in his hat and black hair curling down to his shoulders.
"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.
The soft curves on that tall slender body and those long legs were the talk of the locker room when he was a senior.
Royce snorted, unfolding his tall gangly frame from the ground.
Her hair was fiery red and curly, her frame tall and slender.
Just under six feet tall, wide-shouldered and lean, Darkyn's youthful appearance was framed by short, dark hair.
At ten years old, Jonathan was almost as tall as she was.