The bright chamber blinded him.
Was she blinded by love now, or had she merely been unobservant before?
Someone had figured out how to turn off the overhead lights that blinded her earlier.
She blinked, blinded by the brightness of the morning sun streaming into the catacombs.
In another legend he was blinded by Oenopion of Chios for having violated his daughter Merope; but having made his way to the place where the sun rose, he recovered his sight (Hyginus, loc. cit.; Parthenius, Erotica, 20).
Tears blinded her, and her lungs burned.
He threw her against the wall, blinded by pain and rage.
Sunlight blinded her as she walked onto the field.
For a while the king was in the hands of the conspirators, who purposed murdering or deposing him, but the people and the army rallied round him; he recovered power, crushed the Sicilian rebels, had Bonello blinded, and in a short campaign reduced the rest of the Regno.
Explosions ripped the ground from beneath them and blinded her.
She still wore the gown, though strands of hair blinded her and she knew her pillow would be filled with makeup.
His glaring spotlight of a flashlight blinded her as he walked to the driver's door, and she held her hand up.
Blinded by emotion, he made his way out of the underground compound without knowing where he went.
Lights blinded him and there were several blurry faces hanging over his.
Instinct and fury blinded him. He felt the dagger sink into flesh and struck again, only to find himself flying backwards through the air. Rhyn shouted something at him, but Kris couldn't hear him, not with the memory of both Lilith and Hannah dying.
He could have been killed but when you switched the light back on, it blinded Burgess.
She leapt through it, half blinded, and tackled him.
Her words struck his core, and for a moment he was blinded by the incensed need to destroy any such threat.
The sudden brightness blinded her, and she shielded her eyes.
He was defeated, blinded and sent back to die in the cloister of Sahagun.
In his old age he was blinded by cataract, but recovered his eyesight by the operation of couching.
He was regarded as the most careful writer on the war with Hannibal, and one who did not allow himself to be blinded by partiality in considering the evidence of other writers (Cicero, De Oratore, ii.
But the great wisdom of Peisistratus is shown most clearly in the skill with which he blinded the people to his absolutism.
Blinded by ungovernable hatred he joined with France (1555) in order to drive the "accursed Spaniards" from Italy.
His sons were slain before his eyes, and he himself was blinded and carried off to Babylon after a reign of eleven years.
But as he did nothing against his enemies, he was, after a reign of four years, deposed and blinded, and his nephew, Kavadh I., raised to the throne.
In 869 the see of Athens became an archbishopric. In 995 Attica was ravaged by the Bulgarians under their tsar Samuel, but Athens escaped; after the defeat of Samuel at Belasitza (1014) the emperor Basil II., who blinded 15,000 Bulgarian prisoners, came to Athens and celebrated his triumph by a thanksgiving service in the Parthenon (1018).
The attempt was foiled; Andronicus was blinded by his father's orders and Sauji was put to death (1387).
The young prince Andronicus, who 3fd9-/-t0 had not been completely blinded, sent secretly to Bayezid and offered him 30,000 ducats to dethrone his father John Palaeologus and make him emperor.
His son was smitten by Ares in battle; his daughter Laodameia was slain by Artemis; he himself, flung from his horse, lamed or blinded, became a wanderer over the face of the earth until his death (Pindar, Isthmia, vi.
According to Aristophanes, he was blinded by Zeus because he distributed his gifts without regard to merit.
In 590, and soon after his father was blinded and killed.
When the battle was renewed (about 11.30) the "Merrimac" began firing at the "Monitor's" pilot house; and a little after noon a shot struck the sight-hole of the pilot house and blinded Lieut.
Some said that the gods had blinded him because he had revealed to men what they ought not to know.
Others said that Athena (or Artemis) blinded him because he had seen her naked in the bath; when his mother prayed Athena to restore his sight, the goddess, being unable to do so, purged his ears so that he could understand the speech of birds, and gave him a staff wherewith to guide his steps (Apollodorus iii.
The eye is small, with round pupil, which is so much contracted by the light when the snake is taken out of the water that the animal becomes blinded and is unable to hit any object it attempts to strike.
The researches of the archaeologist are, in short, tending to reconstruct the primitive classical history; and here, as in the Orient, it is evident that historians of the earlier day were constantly blinded by a misconception as to the antiquity of civilization.
Neither of these methods could do much for the historical understanding of the phenomena of prophecy as a whole, and the more liberal students of the Old Testament were long blinded by the moralizing unhistorical rationalism which succeeded the old orthodoxy.
He died in Rome while the imperial commissioners were investigating the circumstances under which two important Roman personages had been seized at the Lateran, blinded and afterwards beheaded; Paschal had shielded the murderers but denied all personal complicity in their crime.
Isaac was blinded and imprisoned in Constantinople.
His main purpose was to modernize and reinterpret Christianity; he says in the preface to the third edition of the book: "I have written it solely in the service of evangelical truth, to win to the truth those especially who have been most unhappily alienated from the church and its interests, in a great measure through the fault of a reactionary party, blinded by hierarchical aims."
He thereupon had John Lascaris blinded and banished.
His love for the English Church never blinded him to its faults, and no man was less insular than he.
Angelus had been deposed, imprisoned, and blinded by his VII.
He was delighted with the varied play of the waterfalls, but no glamour blinded him to the squalor of Swiss peasant life.
3 and 5 imply two attacks by Shalmaneser: in the first of which Hoshea was imprisoned and perhaps blinded (Cheyne, emending, "shut him up" in v.
Blinded by sunlight and blue sky, she closed her eyes.
She cried out and arched, blinded by pain as he held her against the wall.
His thoughts darkened as fury blinded him for a moment.
Confusion and rage blinded him, and he threw himself into the battle, not noticing the nicks and bruises his opponents inflicted upon him.
Brilliant sunlight blinded her after days of grey, and she blinked at the bright, familiar blue sky.
The engine turned over once and then headlights blinded her until he turned the car around.
He ripped open the door, blinded by the torch light in the halls.
Throughout the Ukraine the gentry were hunted down, flayed, burnt, blinded and sawn asunder.
A flashlight blinded her.