The ceiling began to crumble.
The walls and ceiling glittered with gold and precious gems.
She stared at the ceiling, enjoying the breeze skating through the windows.
A window in the ceiling opened.
Alex lifted his brows and turned his palms up to the ceiling in defeat.
Panic and tears soon drained her of energy, and she stared listlessly at the bloodied ceiling until the man in the corner stirred.
In his large study, the walls of which were hung to the ceiling with Persian rugs, bearskins, and weapons, sat Dolokhov in a traveling cloak and high boots, at an open desk on which lay an abacus and some bundles of paper money.
Darian lay on his back staring at the ceiling with brooding golden eyes, his horribly scarred body hidden under turtleneck and gloves and socks, even in the safety of his room.
The stones were dark, the air musty, the ceiling low.
She read, paced, and finally just lay down to stare at the ceiling until morning came.
A look around her bedchamber with its black, stone walls, ceiling and floor revealed nothing remotely edible.
There were handprints on the windows, as if someone had tried to escape, and blood splattered on the ceiling and the walls.
Aside from the limb that still stuck down through the ceiling into her bed, the room was a mess.
One small window was high up against the nine-foot ceiling, barely wider than the span of her two hands.
An open fire acts by radiation; it warms the air in a room by first warming the walls, floor, ceiling and articles in the room, and these in turn warm the air.
There was one vent in the ceiling, not large enough for her hand let alone her body.
The ceiling above us was divided with half the room beneath a concrete slab and the remainder under what appeared as thick planking, well out of reach to either of us.
The mine tunnel narrowed and the pair was forced to hunch down under the low ceiling that closed in the fetid air around them like a soaked and musty blanket.
He strode through more corridors than she was able to count, down several flights of stairs and finally to a short, dead end hallway with a ceiling that towered ten stories above.
Deidre opened her eyes and blinked rapidly, realizing the black she tried to clear from her sight was the black ceiling of the operating room.
He was about to ask if she played, but she was already appreciating the ceiling."My God, that's hand carved."
Reaching inside the door, he flipped the light switch and the room was flooded with light from a ceiling fan.
The storm roared in through the ceiling, hail and water pelting her body while thunder deafened her.
A stone dropped from the ceiling into the vat, and warm blood splashed over him.
The kitchen had been completely remodeled and there was a ceiling fan in every room.
She expected another similar chamber with a low ceiling and plain walls and was stunned at the massive cave before her.
Edith looked up at the ceiling once more but in a few moments there was only silence.
Jonny's gaze went upwards, as if he could see through the ceiling to the second floor.
She had tied the silk cord to the brass gas lamp at the ceiling in the center of the room, before knotting the other end about her soft white neck.
A single bulb dangled from the ceiling, lighting up a wide area but not the entire space.
The draped fabric ceiling, soft lighting and 80-gallon tropical fish aquarium in the Tank Bar set the mood for amore.
It's a National Historic Landmark and contains features such as German silver-nickel fixtures, ceiling murals and rosewood paneling.
Old Heidelberg Restaurant, Lounge & Bar Old Heidelberg has a Bavarian kitsch atmosphere with steins on the ceiling and garden gnomes everywhere, but the authenticity of the menu is clear.
Sullivan Hotel, this Victorian restaurant is complete with ornate chandeliers, stained glass, its original stamped tin ceiling.
Once inside the grand dining room you will instantly notice the ornate golden ceiling.
The antique lanterns that hang from the ceiling give the establishment the feel of times past.
Dine on fresh seafood and classic entrees in the Bistro, or have a casual meal in the Sutro, where floor to ceiling windows give stunning views of the ocean.
Originally opened in 1908, Grotta Azzurra has been renovated with an antique mahogany bar, pressed-tin ceiling and a climate-controlled wine cave.
The ceiling is where the eatery's name comes from; it looks like the inside of a canoe.
Be sure to take a peek inside the private dining area--the entire ceiling is made from wine corks, of course.
Diners enjoy the rich detail work of carved moldings and the Italian ambiance created with crystal fixtures and ceiling murals.
The Scuola di San Marco is now a part of the town hospital, and besides its facade, already described, it is remarkable for the handsome carved ceiling in the main hall (1463).
Visitors are shown the "Church of the Annunciation" with caves (including a fragment of a pillar hanging from the ceiling, and said to be miraculously supported) which are described as the scene of the annunciation, the "workshop of Joseph," the "synagogue," and a stone table, said to have been used by Christ.
He pushed open the fourth door, walking into a large room stacked from floor to ceiling with ancient tablets, manuscripts, and books.
The room was dark, the floor-to-ceiling windows displaying the incredible views of the Eiffel Tower, whose frame was outlined by lights against the dark Parisian sky She was about to step onto the balcony when a knock at the door drew her attention.
The silk cord was fastened to the brass gas lamp that centered the ceiling of the room, the other end tightly knotted about her soft white neck.
He lay staring at the ceiling for a time, attempting to push away the torment; it had gripped him so completely that resistance was futile.
When Kelli woke her, the warehouse was dark, except for the low light of lanterns like the one dangling from the ceiling into Lana's room.
The walls and ceiling of the fine Romanesque interior are covered with frescoes of 1570, subdued in colour and well suited to the character of the building; those of the octagonal cupola representing the Assumption of the Virgin are by Correggio, but much restored.
The ceiling of that of Orchomenos, and the painted vases and gold cups from the Vaphio tomb by Sparta, with their marvellous reliefs showing scenes of bull-hunting, represent the late palace style at Cnossus in its final development.
This is a Grecian building (1785), with a richly ornamented ceiling and inlaid altarpavement; it also contains much fine sculpture in the memorials to former dukes, and is the burial-place of Field Marshal Lord Raglan, who was the youngest son of the 5th duke of Beaufort.
Until she saw the blood on the walls and ceiling, she thought it was a surgical room.
The room was smaller than her studio at home, yet Elisabeth felt it was more inspiring, with the coffered ceiling and wainscoting.
It was him from ceiling to floor.
This one was the size of a small apartment, stacked ceiling to floor with bodies.
He leaned back, and a recessed, marble ceiling came into view.
Kiera lay on the bed an hour after Evelyn left, staring at the white ceiling with its brightly corded edges.
The music room had raised panel cherry walls and a coffered ceiling with intricately carved beams.
Jackson fixed his eyes on the ceiling, bracing for the lecture about responsibility that was sure to come from Sarah.
She gazed at the soft ceiling lighting before tilting her head to see whose quiet voices she heard.
Four-story buildings had been built to the ceiling, flanking a narrow pathway and canal of water, siphoned from the Mississippi.
There are other beautiful ceiling frescoes by Correggio in the former Benedictine nunnery of S.
Daniel himself felt this, and as usual stood just inside the door, trying to speak softly and not move, for fear of breaking something in the master's apartment, and he hastened to say all that was necessary so as to get from under that ceiling, out into the open under the sky once more.
Knocked the roof and ceiling all to splinters!
She stared at the sunbeams moving across the ceiling, not remembering where she was or how she arrived.
She was pressed against the ceiling despite the gravity controller in the pod.
He held onto the railing lining the ceiling with one hand and beat at whatever was in the hole in the ceiling with his other hand.
The lanterns hanging from the warehouse ceiling were all lit.
The conference room behind it was large and open, its ceiling cathedral and one wall twice the height of the others.