Maybe because it had the same theme of wrought iron and ivory as the hacienda - and maybe they had been visiting too long.
It was the sound I hated more on a telephone that Henri Mancini's version of Theme from Moon Glow or any other top one hundred hits of elevator music was, 'would you please hold'?
It, too, was done up in a race car theme with toys lining the side of the tub.
The bombshell blonde always threw good dinner parties with fun themes; this theme had been Disco Night, complete with lava lamps, disco ball, tacky '70s music that still jammed out the open windows, and costumes for those who chose to wear them.
Carmen had chosen the colors pastel violet and light gray, with the theme being hearts and the flowers being forget-me-nots.
Their great hulking forms and throaty grunts enhanced the theme of western frontier.
The incidents of this undertaking are the theme of Washington Irving's Astoria.
The antagonism between free labour and slave labour became the theme of many of his speeches.
Moreover, the opening theme is formed of slow arpeggios; and the more modern harmonic elements, though technically chromatic, consist, from the modern point of view, rather in swift changes between nearly related keys than in chromatic blurring of the main key.
Here at last his long yearning for some great theme worthy of his historic genius was gratified.
The victory was the theme of one of the Russian poet G.
A thousand odds and ends of knowledge come crashing about my head like hailstones, and when I try to escape them, theme-goblins and college nixies of all sorts pursue me, until I wish--oh, may I be forgiven the wicked wish!--that I might smash the idols I came to worship.
Then came the work in college--original theme writing with new ideals of composition or at least new methods of suggesting those ideals.
Unfortunately, I am confined to this theme by the narrowness of my experience.
Half-witted men from the almshouse and elsewhere came to see me; but I endeavored to make them exercise all the wit they had, and make their confessions to me; in such cases making wit the theme of our conversation; and so was compensated.
I know of those whose serene and wise speculations on this theme would soon reveal the limits of his mind's range and hospitality.
"Well, you see, my dear princess and cousin, Catherine Semenovna," continued Prince Vasili, returning to his theme, apparently not without an inner struggle; "at such a moment as this one must think of everything.
Whatever question arose, a swarm of these drones, without having finished their buzzing on a previous theme, flew over to the new one and by their hum drowned and obscured the voices of those who were disputing honestly.
"What I have certainly gained is freedom," he began seriously, but did not continue, noticing that this theme was too egotistic.