Most girls wanted to be a princess at some point in their youth, though she couldn't specifically remember that wish.
The tall, stringy youth with white-blond hair turned to face them.
Taran felt someone watching him and peered between two of his father's men to see the youth his age with glowing green eyes.
The youth spoke a few commanding words.
The youth scrambled up as if accustomed to the treatment, yelling again at his father.
He swung it open, and the youth bowed.
The grass flames up on the hillsides like a spring fire--"et primitus oritur herba imbribus primoribus evocata"--as if the earth sent forth an inward heat to greet the returning sun; not yellow but green is the color of its flame;--the symbol of perpetual youth, the grass-blade, like a long green ribbon, streams from the sod into the summer, checked indeed by the frost, but anon pushing on again, lifting its spear of last year's hay with the fresh life below.
"Kyle?" she asked, looking up at the freaky-looking youth in Goth clothing and multiple facial piercings.
Another woman lay on the ground near the youth named Damian, her shapely figure, porcelain complexion, and auburn hair indicating her beauty even in her sleep.
The youth with the golden eyes sat back and looked around, appearing overwhelmed.
"Thank you, Dusty," the youth said and ruffled the boy's hair.
The youth was near panicking again.
In less than two weeks, he'd aged, transforming from the lost youth she'd tried to take care of into a young immortal exploring his dark powers.
One of them wore a sash of red and black, a youth his age hiding behind him.
The youth glared at him for a long moment, then unfolded his arms, curiosity winning over.
The youth hesitated, then pointed to himself.
The youth was smaller and nimble, accustomed to navigating the forest.
The lanky youth had grown into a muscular man with icy green eyes, curly black hair, and chiseled features as cold as his father's.
To a youth and womanhood of storm and stress had succeeded an old age of serene activity and then of calm decay.
As a youth he fled from home to escape a clerical education, but afterwards joined his father in the coasting trade.
On the deposition of Charles the Fat in 887 he was excluded from the throne by his youth; but during the reign of Odo, who had succeeded Charles, he succeeded in gaining the recognition of a certain number of notables and in securing his coronation at Reims on the 28th of January 893.
ODO 1 OF Bayeux (c. 1036-1097), Norman bishop and English earl, was a uterine brother of William the Conqueror, from whom he received, while still a youth, the see of Bayeux (1049).
His health, which in his youth had been bad, improved.
His youth, spent at the Neapolitan court, was far from blameless, and it is not certain that he was married to the mother of his numerous family.
On Ezek.) the Jewish youth were forbidden to read the mysterious first chapter (called the markaba, the " chariot ") and the concluding section (x1.-xlviii.) till they reached the age of thirty years.
PIETRO DAMIANI (c. 1007-1072), one of the most celebrated ecclesiastics of the IIth century, was born at Ravenna, and after a youth spent in hardship and privation, gained some renown as a teacher.
It is like a beautiful maiden, who always lived in a palace, surrounded by a magnificent court; while the "Iliad" is like a splendid youth, who has had the earth for his playground.
Age is no better, hardly so well, qualified for an instructor as youth, for it has not profited so much as it has lost.
The youth may build or plant or sail, only let him not be hindered from doing that which he tells me he would like to do.
Though the youth at last grows indifferent, the laws of the universe are not indifferent, but are forever on the side of the most sensitive.
It is glorious to behold this ribbon of water sparkling in the sun, the bare face of the pond full of glee and youth, as if it spoke the joy of the fishes within it, and of the sands on its shore--a silvery sheen as from the scales of a leuciscus, as it were all one active fish.
The marriage of this youth to James IV.'s widow on the 6th of August 1514 did much to identify the Douglases with the English party in Scotland, as against the French party led by Albany, and incidentally to determine the political career of his uncle Gavin.
"My brother's son, the cousin of Vara," Hilden said, motioning to a gangly youth with Vara's green eyes.
The youth flinched at his movement, then stared at him suspiciously.
He handed it to the youth, who tried hard not to smile in pleasure.
She is right, but how is it that we in our irrecoverable youth did not know it?
The tall youth, not noticing the disappearance of his foe, waved his bare arm and went on talking incessantly, attracting general attention to himself.
Am I not right, good Christians? said the tall youth, with a scarcely perceptible smile.
We too will take part..." the reader went on, and then paused ("Do you see," shouted the youth victoriously, "he's going to clear up the whole affair for you...."), "in destroying them, and will send these visitors to the devil.
The tall youth moved his lips and swayed from side to side.
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.