The color is amazing.
The color is amazing.
Cassie could feel the color draining from her face.
It was hard to look at his face without being fascinated by the color of his eyes.
It was his turn to color up.
A rush of excitement sent color to her cheeks, and she tore her gaze from his, focusing her attention on the dishes.
Rachel noted her rising color and grinned.
Color stained his neck and spewed up into his face.
Lying between the earth and the heavens, it partakes of the color of both.
He was dressed again all in black, a color that should have minimized his size but just amplified how ripped he was beneath the clothing.
It was true, and it brought color to his neck, but he didn't comment.
She knew the color was deepening in her cheeks.
His features were stoic, his beautiful purple eyes the color of spring flowers.
Southern customers objected to its blue color, which is the evidence of its purity, as if it were muddy, and preferred the Cambridge ice, which is white, but tastes of weeds.
She felt vindicated by the color that stained his dark cheeks.
"It's the material, not the color," he replied.
Feeling the warmth of color invading her cheeks, she looked away.
I can tell by the color in your cheeks.
She was pale beneath her warm color with dark circles beneath her eyes.
She avoided looking in the area where she had seen the color, and tried to look undisturbed.
Color returned to his cheeks.
Oh, and they change color if they detect structural weakness in the material to which they are affixed.
But a man has no more to do with the style of architecture of his house than a tortoise with that of its shell: nor need the soldier be so idle as to try to paint the precise color of his virtue on his standard.
Not long since I read his epitaph in the old Lincoln burying-ground, a little on one side, near the unmarked graves of some British grenadiers who fell in the retreat from Concord--where he is styled "Sippio Brister"--Scipio Africanus he had some title to be called--"a man of color," as if he were discolored.
He gives it to you as the sun gives light and color to the rose.
He glanced down and noted her color with obvious confusion.
Color crawled up his neck and his gaze shifted to the coffee mug.
To her surprise, color began to invade his dark features.
She glanced up quickly, feeling the color deepen in her face.
Bordeaux was watching her in a way that brought color to her cheeks again.
The extra color was beginning to fade from his face and he turned toward the family room.
The man with eyes the color of the moss in his room materialized from the shadows.
The rocking chairs were back, four in a row, red, green, yellow, and purple, adding a blaze of color against the century-old white building of Bird Song.
The man with eyes the color of the moss in his room materialized from the shadows.
Since the wood-cutters, and the railroad, and I myself have profaned Walden, perhaps the most attractive, if not the most beautiful, of all our lakes, the gem of the woods, is White Pond;--a poor name from its commonness, whether derived from the remarkable purity of its waters or the color of its sands.
She slapped her hat back on to hide the color in her cheeks and scrambled onto her wagon seat.
Pink is a good color on you.
His gaze lifted to hers and he smiled as he noted the rising color in her cheeks.
Amid a long series of unexecuted orders of Napoleon's one series, for the campaign of 1812, was carried out--not because those orders differed in any way from the other, unexecuted orders but because they coincided with the course of events that led the French army into Russia; just as in stencil work this or that figure comes out not because the color was laid on from this side or in that way, but because it was laid on from all sides over the figure cut in the stencil.
Color crawled up his neck as he carefully placed the fork across his plate.
He noted her rising color and shrugged.
His eyes seemed to swirl, around and around, changing from the color of her mother's tulips to a color almost as dark as the night.
The eyes of the newcomer were the color of their Christmas tree.
It doesn't matter what color your hair is or what Darkyn did to you.
The color came back to his cheeks.
Sensors can constantly monitor moisture levels in the soil, the size and color of the plants, air quality, nutrient levels in the soil, amount of sunlight, and hundreds of other variables.
Some consider blue "to be the color of pure water, whether liquid or solid."
Such is the color of its iris.
Instead of the white lily, which requires mud, or the common sweet flag, the blue flag (Iris versicolor) grows thinly in the pure water, rising from the stony bottom all around the shore, where it is visited by hummingbirds in June; and the color both of its bluish blades and its flowers and especially their reflections, is in singular harmony with the glaucous water.
He wore a greatcoat in midsummer, being affected with the trembling delirium, and his face was the color of carmine.
He was dressed in a dark-green dress coat, knee breeches of the color of cuisse de nymphe effrayee, as he called it, shoes, and silk stockings.
Color raced to her cheeks.
He probably scared the color right out of the condo.
His brown eyes were shadowed, his Hispanic features the color of caramel.
He was the same as ever, but the feverish color of his face, his glittering eyes rapturously turned toward her, and especially his neck, delicate as a child's, revealed by the turn-down collar of his shirt, gave him a peculiarly innocent, childlike look, such as she had never seen on him before.
That very young woman seemed to Pierre the perfection of Oriental beauty, with her sharply outlined, arched, black eyebrows and the extraordinarily soft, bright color of her long, beautiful, expressionless face.
Its lack of a master, a name, or even of a breed or any definite color did not seem to trouble the blue-gray dog in the least.
The sky and the horizon were both the color of muddy water.
The menu is practically a primer on fine dining, with each steak - aged five to eight weeks - described in terms of thickness, weight, doneness, color, juice and serving size.
He tucked his hands in his back pockets and shuffled his feet, the color in his face deepening.
The smile was replaced by a surge of color as he jerked the barn door open.
"It needs color," she agreed.
The frozen sea beneath her feet was the color of tar, the black clouds above paused mid-swirl around a pop of blue sky in the storm's center.
The gangly youth before him had dyed his hair from platinum back to its natural color of black.
He was as large as the others, with olive skin, long white-blond hair, and golden eyes the unusual color of honey.
His visitor wore a T-shirt and had hair the color of last night's sunset.
The doctor's eyes were the color of cold steel, his face stoic, his large form tense.
One was of medium height and slender, an older man with sharp green eyes the color of forest moss who seemed out of place in the middle of the room.
"He's wearing the color of the bodyguards," she observed.
While Cynthia might not have "come to terms" with her quickly acquired family, she was positively thrilled to announce the wedding to all who'd listen, skirting the impending birth like a ballet dancer, concentrating on lace and promises, even if the color was off-white.
Has there ever before been a time when business opportunity was more blind to color, gender, or creed?
Of two patterns which differ only by a few threads more or less of a particular color, the one will be sold readily, the other lie on the shelf, though it frequently happens that after the lapse of a season the latter becomes the most fashionable.
Ah, many a tale their color told!
Perhaps the blue color of water and ice is due to the light and air they contain, and the most transparent is the bluest.
The coarse evergreen color of the small fir trees scattered here and there among the birches was an unpleasant reminder of winter.
His curly hair, its color, and the shape of his head seemed strangely familiar to Prince Andrew.
His condo was as Bianca had said, boring with no color and no character.
Jule drew a deep breath and faced the small, grandfatherly man with eyes the color of an Irish meadow.
Her eyes were closed, but color bloomed in her cheeks.
Viewed from a hilltop it reflects the color of the sky; but near at hand it is of a yellowish tint next the shore where you can see the sand, then a light green, which gradually deepens to a uniform dark green in the body of the pond.
Her figure was not as well developed as Alondra or Dulce, but she looked nice in the style and color.
His face darkened with color.
It was beautiful in winter, but it would be much more so when the trees gained color.
He glanced away quickly, his features gaining a rosy color.
"Different color?" he asked.
His lips were a bluish color.
It had been washed, but the color was different in that area.
She finished one color and set the icing aside, glancing up at him.
Love the color and the swirlies, like Celtic designs around it.
The eyes that once turned from black to white to every color in between were now blue-green in color, and her face held a human flush enhanced by his lovemaking.
"What color are her eyes?" she asked.
I mean, the deity we knew would never dye her hair the color of a water sprite's.
His eyes were white then black then changed from every color in between, his brown hair of medium length and wavy, ruffled by the sea breeze.
He moved closer, and she found herself arrested by handsome features and eyes that turned every color in the world.
Toby stood beside a plainly pregnant young woman with blue eyes and a tattoo across her neck that resembled the one on Deidre's back in color and otherworldly script.
A little higher, and he'd be able to tell what color underwear she wore.
The only difference was her hair and the eyes that turned from white to black to every color in between.
There was no human color in the woman's pale cheeks, and her expression was emotionless, as if carved from marble.
She was beautiful, a woman of sunshine, smiles, and eyes that changed from white to black and every color in between.
He whistled as he shook it, and the color went from purple to orange.
His eyes had changed color to a deep violet-blue, a beautiful shade of tanzanite.
She turned, surprised, and looked up into eyes the color of her jewelry.
He'd forgotten what color real fire was, but he found himself thinking it was orange, like the fruit in the basket on Sasha's desk.
She turned and raised an eyebrow at him, her rainbow eyes flashing with every color between white and black.
He tossed a vial whose contents were the color of blood.
Emerald was the color of Kris thinking, and Jade.s favorite hue.
All she had to do was choose the color she wanted to wear-- black for the past several days in silent objection to her presence aboard the ship-- and the ship's computer wove it for her.
Any darker color, and she would stand out even more.
His skin was darker, the color of honey as opposed to alabaster, his eyes a rich, dark brown, and his features lacking the delicate, chiseled beauty of Romas's family.
He wore a rose gold bracelet very similar to Romas's in all but color, and soft, dark boots.
I chose a color that brings out your eyes.
"You should wear his most preferred color, yellow," Talal advised.
She watched the flares of color against the night sky with tired fascination.
"Let's just be thankful we have guests," Dean continued as he wound a string of lights into a bouquet of blinking color, unplugged it, and set it aside with a dozen others.
By the time Dean located two woolen socks that were at least the same color, Cynthia was finished dressing.
Absent these most general distinctions, color was her only detailed observation.
The glossy color photo displayed a concentrated young woman, hand-climbing upside down, across a rock face that looked devoid of any hint of a hand hold.
Below the falls, a crescent rainbow gave color to the rising mist while sparkles of ice formed from the spray.
"I decided to change my hair color," she said.
Perhaps I too will join her, before the lilacs and forsythia give color to this white and lonely landscape.
That's the color of the ink on the check Shipton signed.
Shipton must have been smart enough to notice the different color inks.
Besides, Edith had the pen in her possession so he lacked any opportunity to change it back to the color she used years earlier when she wrote the suicide note.
Better to have the pen missing than to have the wrong color ink someone might notice.
I don't see how noticing a different color ink on Shipton's check made you so positive you set off after him the way you did.
If death were a color, this would be it.
His soft brown eyes were now the color of a deep topaz, feline in nature.
Heading up the walk to the mansion, he stopped for a moment to take in the trees that were just beginning to change color.
He thought briefly of his dream, but the hair color differed.
And the incredible color.
He chose it mostly for color.
The palette before her encompassed every hue on the color wheel from bright yellow to crimson red.
The rhinestone earrings she had on were fine, but the rubies gave a pop of color that complimented the outfit beautifully.
He held her head in his hands, locked eyes with her and commanded, "Your favorite color is red."
My favorite color is green.
Has your hair ever been any other color?
Your hair is the most beautiful color I've ever seen.
Is it your natural color?
She unzipped the portfolio and pulled out a large canvas that had hundreds of shoes painted in oil; every style and color imaginable.
The fur was the exact color of Elisabeth's hair in his dream.
The color seemed to be sun kissed.
The color returned with a vengeance.
Color flooded her cheeks.
His eyes were glazed, his pupils large enough to swallow the color of his irises.
His uniform was torn, and blood turned the gray color brown.
Dean remembered them from the dime stores of his youth, tightly rolled little balls of cotton in every color of the rainbow, all stuffed in long plastic tubes.
Vinnie was beginning to lose his color.
Cynthia's cheeks were quick to color as she sipped the liquid, making a face with each gulp.
She was truly beautiful, resting there, color beginning to return to her cheeks and a look of contentment that only sleep could bring, a look that would surely be absent in the morning.
The camping area was a riot of color, with thousands of bodies wrapped in every tone and shade of tight-fitting Lycra, each an individual fashion statement on a rock-hard frame.
A large group overtook them outside of Durango and they became separated in the pack as she became caught up in a blur of color and then was gone.
It seemed every other rider had passed him on the climb until he looked down the mountain and saw hundreds of dots of color still struggling up the incline behind him.
There were scores of dots of color but Dean had little trouble catching sight of a yellow blur rounding a corner, further below than he would have guessed.
Both Ed and Princess were a red-brown color with white speckles on their haunches – typical Appaloosas.
The color scheme was simple, but was turning out elegant the way the women worked with it.
The liquid was a light amber color and had bubbles in it.
Alex smiled, his eyes going that soft milk chocolate color.
Noting her rising color, he chuckled.
You wore that dress the same color as the blooming apple trees.
It was blood red, casting a shadow the color of blood over the immortal world.
Only the sons of a White God had eyes the color of amber!
Low-key, contemporary furnishings in light wood colors and pale neutrals were mixed with splashes of color: the navy blue rug, lime couch pillows, cinnamon drapes, and yellow floorboards.
After a long moment, the color returned to the assassin's face.
He hesitated before vaulting to the ground, unable to explain the quickening of his heart or the sense that the woman's teal gaze - the color of the eyes of Karyan nobility - reminded him of the home he hadn't thought of in years.
Black pupils swallowed the color of her eyes.
His eyes, so light in color they were more golden than brown, penetrated her thoughts with every look.
Alarmed, Taran turned in time to see the man with eyes the color of Vara's strike his father down.
His gaze drifted over her face and then color started up his neck.
Her face in the mirror was almost devoid of color except for the eyes that looked large and round.
He glanced up and met her startled gaze with eyes the color of fine amber - not brown, not yellow, but an indistinct mixture of both.
They were warm eyes - eyes that held her attention long enough to bring color to her cheeks.
He smiled warmly when he met her gaze, a twinkle of amusement deepening the amber color to brown.
Megan wished she could stop the flood of color that burned her cheeks.
Too bad the darkness didn't hide the anxiety in her voice as well as it hid the color in her cheeks.
She could feel the color staining her cheeks again.
He glanced up sharply and noted the color in her cheeks.
Color touched his cheeks and his brows arched.
Color rushed to her cheeks when his eyes sparkled with amusement.
At least he would like the color of her dress.
The scowl made the color of his eyes look almost brown.
Jessi crossed to the wardrobe the same color white as the walls and opened it.
Her aristocratic features were strong and firm, her eyes the color of spring, circled by silver.
"What color I like has no bearing on anything," he said then tilted his head to the side.
The color fled from her cheeks as he spoke.
Its eyes were the same color red as Xander's.
"Does hair color mean they taste different?" she asked.
It's the same color!
The color drained from her face a moment before she panicked.
Ashley's bead was lighter red in color, its surface glazed to give it a subtle reflecting quality.
Her gray eyes were almost the color of the moon overhead, her pale features obscured by curls that danced in an ocean breeze.
This law naturally made a deep impression on military Europe, not merely because the period of color service was reducedGermany had taken this step years beforebut because of the almost entire absence of the usual exemptions.
In India the franchise is exercised without distinction of color or nationality; in Senegal the electors are the inhabitants (black and white) of the communes which have been given full powers.
If a mass of living plant-tissue is cut, the first change observed is one of color: the white flesh of a potato or an apple turns biown as the air enters, and closer examination shows that cell walls and contents are alike affected.
The cut cells die, and oxidized products are concerned in the change of color, the brown juices exuding and soaking into the cell-walls.
Soil temperature is partly dependent on the direct rays of the sun, partly on the color and constitution of the soil, and partly on the water content of the soil.
Chromatophores.The chromatophores or plastids are protoplasmic structures, denser than the cytoplasm, and easily distinguishable from it by their color or greater refractive power.
The chloroplasts are generally distinguished by their green color, which is due to the presence of chlorophyll; but in many Algae this is masked by another coloring matterPh ycoerytlsrin in the Florideae, Phycophaein in the Phaeophyceae, and Phycocyanin in the Cyanophyceae.
The color is due to the presence of xanthophyll, or carotin or both.
The sepals are generally organs for the protection of the flower-bud; the petals, for attracting insects by their conspicuous form and color; the foliage-leaves, for the assimilation of carbon dioxide and other associated functions.
These had existed for a long time side by side, without knowing anything of each other, but when they perceived each other, the Light had only looked and then turned away; but the Darkness, seized with desire for the Light, had made itself master, not indeed of the Light itself, but only of its reflection (species, color).
Standing in the public green, in the centre of the city, is the original statue (by Launt Thompson) of the "Massachusetts Color Bearer," which has been reproduced on the battlefield of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania.
The flowers show well-marked adaptation to their color and attract insects.
In beauty and variety of pattern and color the autumnal tints are unsurpassed.
Forests of cherry-trees, plumtrees, magnolia trees, or hiyaku-jikko (Lagerstroemia indica), banks of azalea, clumps of hydrangea, groups of camelliasuch have their permanent places and their foliage adds notes of color when their flowers have fallen.
The line of division along the spine, it wifi be observed, is not perfectly continuous or defined, but in part suggested; and each radiating stripe on either side is full of variety in size, direction, and to some extent in color and depth of shade.
They have undoubtedly a fine sense of color, and a similarly delicate and subtle feeling for harmonious blending of brilliant and sober hues.
The oldest existiog work of this period is a mural decoration in the hail of the temple of Horyu-ji, Nara, attributed to a Korean priest named Donchfl, who lived in Japan in the 6th century; and this painting, in spite of the destructive effects of time and exposure, shows traces of the same power of line, color and composition that stamps the best of the later examples of Buddhist art.
It is to him that Japan owes the possession of some of the most stately and most original works in her art, sublime in conception, line and color, and deeply instinct with the religious spirit.
He was the boldest and most original of Japanese landscape artists, leaving powerful and poetic records of the scenery of his own land as well as that of China, and trusting more to the sure and sweeping stroke of the brush than to color.
but highly artistic device is that of gradually rounding off the surfaces where necessary, in order to obtain in printing a soft and graduated mass of color which does not terminate too abruptly.
Tiles thenceforth became the orthodox covering for a roof, hut vermilion, being regarded as a religious color, found no favor in private dwellings.
The most characteristic examples of it are distinguishable, however, by the preponderating presence of a peculiar russet red, differing essentially from the full-bodied and comparatively brilliant color of the Arita pottery.
But the character of the old red differs essentially from that of the modern manufacture the former being a soft, subdued color, more like a bloom than an enamel; the latter a glossy and comparatively crude pigment.
Their pdle was close and well-manufactured pottery, varying in color from dark brown to russet, and covered with thick, lustrous glazes black, amber-brown, chocolate and yellowish grey.
These glazes were not monochromatic: they showed differences of tint, and sometimes marked varieties of color; as when chocolate-brown passed into amber, or black was relieved by streaks and clouds of grey and dead-leaf red.
At Arita, although pieces were occasionally turned out of which the color could not be surpassed in purity and brilliancy, the general character of the blue sous couverte was either thin or dull.
But at Owari the experts were content with an inferior color, and their blue-and-white porcelains never enjoyed a distinguished reputation, though occasionally we find a specimen of great merit.
They did not, indeed, achieve their ideal, but they did succeed in producing some exquisitely lustrous glazes of the, tlamb type, rich transparent brown passing into claret color, with flecks or streaks of white and clouds of iron dust.
So thoroughly had he now mastered the management of glazes that he could combine yellow, green, white and claret color in regular patches to imitate tortoise-shell.
So, too, the blue-and-white porcelain of Hirado, though assisted by exceptional tenderness of sous-pdte color, by milk-white glaze, by great beauty of decorative design, and often by an admirable use of the modelling or graving tool, represents a ceramic achievement palpably below the soft paste kai-pien-yao of King-te-chen.
There remains, too, a wide domain in which the Chinese developed high skill, whereas the Japanese can scarcely be said to have entered it at all; namely, the domain of monochromes and polychromes, striking every note of color from the richest to the most delicate; the domain of truit and fiamb glazes, of yO-pien-yao (transmutation ware), and of egg-shell with incised or translucid decoration.
What then happened was very natural: imitations of the old wares were produced, and having been sufficiently disfigured by staining and other processes calculated to lend an air of rust and age, they were sold to ignorant persons, who labored under the singular yet common hallucination that the points to be looked for in specimens from early kilns were, not technical excellence, decorative tastefulness and richness of color, but dinginess, imperfections and dirt; persons who imagined, in short, that defects which they would condemn at once in new porcelains ought to be regarded as merits in old.
It cannot be said, indeed, that his cladon shows the velvety richness of surface and tenderness of color that distinguished the old Kuang-yao and Lungchuan-yao of China, or that he has ever essayed the moss-edged crackle of the beautiful Ko-yao.
Rare specimens were produced in Satsuma and KiOto, the color employed being chiefly blue, though brown and black were used in very exceptional instantes.
The decorative color chiefly employed is chocolate brown, which harmonizes excellently with the glaze.
The modern faience of Ito TOzan of KiOto, decorated with color under the glaze, is incomparably more artistic than the Tokyo asahi-yaki, from which, nevertheless, the KiOto master doubtless borrowed some ideas.
At the industrial exhibition in RiOto Ware ~, (1895) the first results of their efforts were shown, Owari attracting attention at once, In medieval times Owari was celebrated for faience glazes of various colors, much affected by the tea-clubs, but its staple manufacture from the beginning of the 19th century was porcelain decorated with blue under the glaze, the best specimens of which did not approach their Chinese prototypes in fineness of pdte, purity of glaze or richness of color.
One, headed by Namikawa Yasuyuki of KiOto, took for its objects N the utmost delicacy and perfection of technique, rich ness of decoration, purity of design and harmony of color.
All students of the ceramic art know that the monochrome porceMonochro- lains of China owe their beauty to the fact that the;afic t color is in the glaze, not under it.
The color is fixed and the glaze set by secondary firing at a lower temperature than that necessary for hardening the p4te.
A monochrome loses much of its attractiveness when the color merges into a metal rim, or when the interior of a vase is covered with crude unpolished paste.
color, are thus obtained.
I perceive pressure, heat, color, sound, flavor and odor in my five senses.
It ma~ be remarked that the beer brewed in Bavaria is generally of darke color than that produced In other states, and extra strong brew are exported largely into the beer excise district and abroad.
The pottery develops beautiful form and color.
Altogether, Germany has seen no more fascinating epoch, none more full of life, movement and color.
In form the landscape varies little and is not remarkable; in color its qualities are always splendid, and under a general uniformity show a continual variety.
These sand-beds are sharply distinguished by their color from the overlying Nile deposit, and are of considerable thickness.
The common or pariah dog is generally of sandy color; in Upper Egypt there is a breed of wiry rough-haired black dogs, noted for their fierceness.
The leaves of the henna plant are used to impart a bright red color to the palms of the hands, the soles of the feet, and the nails of both hands and feet, of women and children, the hair of old ladies and the tails of horses.
shirts of the natives of the poorer classes, and is, when very dark, the color of mourning; therefore, women at funerals, and generall after a death, smear themselves with it.
Buffaloes of an uncouth appearance and of a dark slaty color, strikingly contrasting with the neat cattle, abound in Egypt.
The Cairenes and the inhabitants of Lower Egypt generally have a clear complexion and soft skin of a light yellowisb color; those of Middle Egypt have a tawny skin, and the dwellers in Upper Egypt a deep bronze or brown complexion.
Many professions and religions, &c., are distinguished by the shape and color of the turban, and various classes, and particularly servants, are marked by the form and color of their shoes; but the poor go usually barefoot.
The women of the lower orders have the same out-door dress of different materials and color.
The women alone put on mourning attire, by dyeing their veils, shirts, &c., dark blue, with indigo; and they stain their hands, and smear the walls, with the same color.
An entirely different mode is common at a later time when designs were painted in thin red color on a light brown ware.
In gold work the earliest jewelry, that of King Zer of the 1st Dynasty, shows a perfect mastery of working hollow balls with minute threading holes, and of soldering with no trace of excess nor difference of color.
The blue or green color was made by fritting together silica, lime, alkaline carbonate and copper carbonate; the latter varied from 3% in delicate blues to 20% in deep purple.blues.
The standard of colour required for certain quantities is maintained by the addition of color.
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