A cool breeze lifted the damp hair at her temples and ruffled the hem of her full skirt.
She rubbed her temples and took a deep breath.
She rubbed her temples and issued a challenging glare to the contents of the pantry, furious once more she could eat none of the wonderful things it held.
Sofia rubbed her temples but didn't move, grateful he wasn't hurting her head for once.
She nodded and kneaded her temples with her fingertips.
Inside is one of three temples on Anshan where the heart of the planet and its people is.
Connor began to rub his temples as she turned away.
She pulled her wet hair back into a braid at her neck and fluffed the loose tendrils at her temples into curls.
ADYTUM, the Latinized form of aduton (not to be entered), the innermost sanctuary in ancient temples, access to which was forbidden to all but the officiating priests.
The country round is fertile and well cultivated, and the place must have been one of considerable wealth before the T'aip'ing rebellion, as the ruins of many fine temples attest.
The most famous remains of the ancient city are the temples, the most important of which form a row along the low cliffs at the south end of the city.
In spite of all these demands, however, the temples became great granaries and store-houses; as they also were the city archives.
Temples in his honour are frequent throughout India.
Anger seized me, my fingers refused to move, I sat rigid for one long moment, the blood throbbing in my temples, and all the hatred that a child can feel concentrated in my heart.
Towers and temples are the luxury of princes.
The religion and civilization which are barbaric and heathenish build splendid temples; but what you might call Christianity does not.
Sometimes I rambled to pine groves, standing like temples, or like fleets at sea, full-rigged, with wavy boughs, and rippling with light, so soft and green and shady that the Druids would have forsaken their oaks to worship in them; or to the cedar wood beyond Flint's Pond, where the trees, covered with hoary blue berries, spiring higher and higher, are fit to stand before Valhalla, and the creeping juniper covers the ground with wreaths full of fruit; or to swamps where the usnea lichen hangs in festoons from the white spruce trees, and toadstools, round tables of the swamp gods, cover the ground, and more beautiful fungi adorn the stumps, like butterflies or shells, vegetable winkles; where the swamp-pink and dogwood grow, the red alderberry glows like eyes of imps, the waxwork grooves and crushes the hardest woods in its folds, and the wild holly berries make the beholder forget his home with their beauty, and he is dazzled and tempted by nameless other wild forbidden fruits, too fair for mortal taste.
Berg put on the cleanest of coats, without a spot or speck of dust, stood before a looking glass and brushed the hair on his temples upwards, in the way affected by the Emperor Alexander, and, having assured himself from the way Rostov looked at it that his coat had been noticed, left the room with a pleasant smile.
"In our temples we recognize no other distinctions," read the Grand Master, "but those between virtue and vice.
Berg arrived in an immaculate brand-new uniform, with his hair pomaded and brushed forward over his temples as the Emperor Alexander wore his hair.
And clutching the spare gray locks on his temples the count left the room.
His hair had evidently been hastily brushed smooth in front of the temples, but stuck up behind in quaint little tufts.