Even at a distance it was obvious that the man was much taller and he rode with a proud kind of grace that her father never possessed.
She was taller than Howie but rail thin and possessed an engaging smile, long blond hair and arresting blue eyes.
The rain fell almost horizontally, and she hurried to follow Talon as he found a path among the black waves, many of which were taller than buildings.
He was taller than it by a head.
She reached a stairwell and descended to a floor with wider, taller corridors, as if she'd gone from the wing with private chambers to a more public area.
Roger was a tiny man, no taller than Cynthia, with snowy white hair and sparkling blue eyes.
Is this a sunflower that's taller than me or like, a daisy?
At under six feet tall, Logan was still almost half a foot taller than she was.
He was taller than average, over six and a half feet, built like a rock with wide shoulders and tapered abdomen and hips beneath a jumpsuit similar to those worn by the prisoners.
He stood a head taller than her and thick, his eyes colder than Gabriel.s, and his heavy, lopsided features set off by neatly trimmed dark hair.
The man she just passed was a foot taller than Romas and one and a half times as wide.
She had pulled her long auburn hair high on her head, making her appear taller and almost regal in spite of the simple lines of the garment, and the plainness of her features.
He stood a full head taller than Connor, but they probably were close in size across the chest.
Well for starters, I'd want a man to be taller than me.
He huddled deeper into his coat, more than the rain chilling him. The Ully-demon still wore Ully's face, but the rest of his body had grown bony and taller. Toby couldn't help wondering when Ully had been swapped for a demon, but it had to have been before they left Hell.
She was no more than five foot one, he guessed, but she moved with the grace of a much taller woman.
He's about 6 inches taller than you, isn't he?
Rob was taller than Alex, but not as tall as Gerald.
His cool gaze shifted to Justin, measuring the taller man disdainfully.
A full head and shoulders taller than other kids his age, he had lost the ability to work with the rest of the street urchins.
Many mature plants are not taller than 0.4 to o 8 in.
After turning his composed eyes first upon the animals and then upon the children he said to Zeb, who was a little taller than Dorothy:
And it grew, and it grew, Till it could grow no taller; Then Mr. Finney took it up, And put it in the cellar.
If he kept breeding ever-taller peas with each other, he could increase the size of the offspring with each generation, but only to a point.
Mildred has grown much taller and stronger than she was when I went to Boston, and she is the sweetest and dearest little child in the world.
Instead of calling on some scholar, I paid many a visit to particular trees, of kinds which are rare in this neighborhood, standing far away in the middle of some pasture, or in the depths of a wood or swamp, or on a hilltop; such as the black birch, of which we have some handsome specimens two feet in diameter; its cousin, the yellow birch, with its loose golden vest, perfumed like the first; the beech, which has so neat a bole and beautifully lichen-painted, perfect in all its details, of which, excepting scattered specimens, I know but one small grove of sizable trees left in the township, supposed by some to have been planted by the pigeons that were once baited with beechnuts near by; it is worth the while to see the silver grain sparkle when you split this wood; the bass; the hornbeam; the Celtis occidentalis, or false elm, of which we have but one well-grown; some taller mast of a pine, a shingle tree, or a more perfect hemlock than usual, standing like a pagoda in the midst of the woods; and many others I could mention.
The soldiers, for the most part handsome fellows and, as is always the case in an artillery company, a head and shoulders taller and twice as broad as their officer--all looked at their commander like children in an embarrassing situation, and the expression on his face was invariably reflected on theirs.