Connie gave him an icy stare.
The wind yanked Carmen's hair with icy fingers.
The water was icy and she gasped as she came to the surface.
An icy amber gaze fell on her, chilling her heart to stillness.
Carmen was so tired that the icy wind failed to keep her awake.
Sofi gave her an icy look.
He would want to know, yet if he did, he might try to drive in on icy highways.
But, to Dean, neither did a 10mm line, all that bound the scampering gnats they could see peppering the icy walls of the gorge.
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.
It had stirred before, but not with the warm tingle melting its icy cage.
Up the gorge, there were no climbers tacked to the icy walls.
Shipton laughed as Dean spit away the icy covering.
Both Lana and the general turned icy, less-than-impressed looks on him, and for once, Brady was glad he couldn't speak.
At Sofi's icy voice, Darian turned away from the safe and faced her.
I have felt a bud "shyly doff her green hood and blossom with a silken burst of sound," while the icy fingers of the snow beat against the window-panes.
When the warmer days come, they who dwell near the river hear the ice crack at night with a startling whoop as loud as artillery, as if its icy fetters were rent from end to end, and within a few days see it rapidly going out.
He walked down the line to the nearest of the five the demons had approached with offers and paused before the Immortal with icy blue eyes.
She turned on the faucet, plunging her hands under the icy stream of water and gasped.
The narwhal is an Arctic whale, frequenting the icy circumpolar seas, and rarely seen south of 65° N.
Had this happened any other time, she would have suggested they go out for supper, but the roads weren't the only thing icy tonight.
The icy water tickled her toes as it leaped over her feet and danced around the rocks.
As the couple climbed to higher elevations, more caution was necessary as icy patches became more frequent.
The climate is very uncertain, the weather changing suddenly from bright sunshine (when mosquitos often swarm) to dense fog or heavy falls of snow and icy winds.
The icy water robbed her of breath and she came up sputtering and treading water.
Spring sets in with remarkable rapidity and charm at the end of April; but in the second half of May come the " icy saints' days," so blighting that it is impossible to cultivate the apple or pear.
No more would she crawl between icy sheets and shiver until her own body heat warmed them - or wake to a cold lonely house.
The earth seemed benumbed by his icy touch, and the very spirits of the trees had withdrawn to their roots, and there, curled up in the dark, lay fast asleep.
She sloshed through the slushy snow, splashing icy water on the legs of her jeans.
Josh's words crept through her mind like an icy wind.
But lo! the lovely maiden only smiles more sweetly, and breathes upon the icy battlements of her enemies, and in a moment they vanish, and the glad Earth gives her a royal welcome.
The book begins with a short avis (address to the reader), opening with the well-known words, "C'est icy un livre de bon foy, lecteur," and sketching in a few lively sentences the character of meditative egotism which is kept up throughout.
Other Tibetan epithets for the country sometimes used by flowery native writers are " The Icy Land " (Gangs-c'an) and the " Country of the Red Faces " (Gdong-mar-gyi yul).
In 1856 the emperor and empress visited their Italian dominions, but were received with icy coldness; the following year, on the retirement of Radetzky at the age of ninety-three, the archduke Maximilian, an able, cultivated and kind-hearted man, was appointed viceroy.
He was stopped by the ice in 70° 41' N., and named the farthest visible point on the American shore Icy Cape.
South of the lake two ranges of the Tian-shan, separated by the valley of the Naryn, stretch in the same direction, lifting up their icy peaks to 16,000 and 18,000 ft.; while westwards from the lake the precipitous slopes of the Alexander chain, 9000 to io,000 ft.
These same parts, properly dried, are also employed as fuel in the desolate steppes of the Icy Sea."
The formation of these icy streams at comparatively low levels, with their discharge direct into tidewater estuaries, is a phenomenon not to be found elsewhere in the same latitudes.
He abounded in kindliness and generosity, and if there was anything especially difficult for him to endure, it was the sight of human suffering, as was shown on the night at Shiloh, where he lay out of doors in the icy rain rather than stay in a comfortable room where the surgeons were at work.
New Castile has a still more rigorous climate, for although the mean annual temperature is about S9° Fahr., the summer heat in the valleys is peculiarly oppressive, and the highlands are swept by scorching or icy gales, laden with dust.
The snow crunched under their feet and the icy carried Katie's words back in a cloud of steam.
The icy environments in many scenes give the great effect of a snowstorm.
The following may be instanced: " Lord of mercy and of might "; " Brightest and best of the sons of the morning "; " By cool Siloam's shady rill "; " God, that madest earth and heaven "; " The Lord of might from Sinai's brow "; " Holy, holy, holy, Lord God Almighty "; " From Greenland's icy mountains "; " The Lord will come, the earth shall quake "; The Son of God goes forth to war."
At intervals the trees lost their icy covering, and the bulrushes and underbrush were bare; but the lake lay frozen and hard beneath the sun.
Carmen was so groggy that the icy wind failed to keep her awake.
She met his troubled gaze with an icy stare and then turned to her father.
At the warning note in Rhyn's icy tone, she fell quiet.
She was prattling on about the planet Zzz where some arch villain who closely resembled Jerome Shipton, was to meet his due while climbing an icy cliff, in hot pursuit of a fair maiden whom Dean took to be a greatly slimmed down version of the author.
When he reached the waterfall at the base of the storage pond, the mist rose up from the cascade, creating a myriad of icy fingers of crystal in the cold air.
The angle of decent was mercilessly gradual and her feet were sore by the time she was in icy water up to her knees.
But with her icy cool demeanor & nerves of steel, Penelope has proven to be a very valuable member of the organization.
The surface is covered with a darker material causing Hyperion to have a lower albedo compared to other icy moons.
Grave his name, and pour the fragrant balm upon the icy stone.
barren icy wasteland slowly warmed to become thick woodland.
The chase is fast and furious, skidding down stretches of icy road and hair-pin bends.
This weeks bestseller is ' ICY ', the sexy bags just won't stop flying out of here!
Come as an icy blast against the destructive heat of our enmity: extinguish our hostility.
Hatch and Lindsey Harrison have a car accident during a winter blizzard and they are thrown into an icy river.
Shortly after our arrival we had left my wife's uncle's [Michel Vlasto] partly burnt and icy house.
capsizervived becoming trapped in the pack ice, a polar bear attack, hurricane force winds and capsizing in icy water.
Furthermore, my room has developed an icy chill, clearly supernatural forces are at work.
Dipping her toe in the icy cold, Mary feels her home is near.
Behind his icy faÃ§ade lay something ominous, unspoken; the mystery drove both sexes crazy.
At an altitude of 2,700m, cultivating crops is impossible and icy winds blow down from the jagged peaks that surround it.
This hints at the near certainty of a totally liquid ocean beneath the icy crust.
cumulonimbus anvils may stretch for many miles downstream due to the icy cirrus of the anvil being dragged downwind.
dowsed with icy water.
Claims that the icy pitch affected Arbroath more than the home side seemed a fairly feeble excuse.
fisherman Originally from Newfoundland Canada, the Labrador was trained to jump overboard into the icy waters to haul fishermen's nets to shore.
Complex tectonic and volcanic forces involving icy viscous fluids combined to develop the deformed pattern of this landscape.
furthest of the planets from the sun is a small icy rock of a planet.
MORENA: Joss NATHAN: IÃ¢m preparing them for the harshness of real life, lest the world crush them in its icy grip.
icy on the lower slopes because of no snow for a week.
Ice verb (ice, icing, iced) - To make something icy; to become icy.
icy blast on the way to the tour bus then the snow on the way to Minot.
icy wasteland slowly warmed to become thick woodland.
icy chill gripped Wallis: all those lives, he thought.
Second, the floor of the freezer was very icy.
Despite the promise of spring the highland air was still icy cold.
Welcome to 2002, which has kicked in a bit too icy we fear.
I built a snow jump out of this snow bank in my yard, but the run up is pretty icy and sketchy.
The alternative is to follows a narrow and often icy green path.
The frosts have been so icy, so today was a change from that scene.
The black runs also got very icy toward weekend, making them far more challenging.
On emerging from the forest, the stony path became increasingly icy.
Barks turns icy at the mention of this quango.
Good luck. _________________ " When life keeps giving you lemons, get to work and make a tall frosted pitcher of icy cold lemonade.
Rocky Horror Picture Show Whilst dressing up is not mandatory, you will receive icy stares, should you not... Mystery Event info.
To a limited extent, attempts have been made to study icy grain mantles using traditional matrix isolation techniques in high vacuum.
There I was queuing for the Wheel with my four pals, an icy breeze whipping my legs and squeezing into my tight miniskirt.
Cassini-Huygens is the first ever mission to explore Saturn and its icy moons in such detail.
mort Ã Paris gist icy sous la lame.
The sky was now completely overcast, the rain falling in torrents of an icy coldness.
Spider web patterns stuck on the slippery, shining icy pavement.
No rain which was nice but lots and lots of icy puddles.
A Russian Orthodox believer takes a ritually purifying bath in the icy Moskva river during the Epiphany holiday.
rapping on the door with an icy fist.
Mew have a highly individual sound; their musical soundscapes evoke images of icy tundras and whirling snowstorms.
English seaside resorts have a strange icy solemnity that you can never quite get out of your system.
tranquillityility of the setting persuaded the expedition leader to take a ritual swim in its icy waters.
traverse icy slopes using crampons, kicking steps in snow or hacking them out in ice with an ax.
The barren icy wasteland slowly warmed to become thick woodland.
Apparently all the group braved the icy waters, except Mrs R, the big wuss!
In 1856 the emperor and empress visited their Italian dominions, but were received with icy coldness; the following year, on the retirement of Radetzky at the age of ninety-three, the archduke Maximilian, an abie, cultivated and kind-hearted man, was appointed viceroy.
He was stopped by the ice in 70Ã‚° 41' N., and named the farthest visible point on the American shore Icy Cape.
The narwhal is an Arctic whale, frequenting the icy circumpolar seas, and rarely seen south of 65Ã‚° N.
'The following are the more important of his works in addition to the two already mentioned: - Considerations touching the Usefulness of Experimental Natural Philosophy (1663), followed by a second part in 1671; Experiments and Considerations upon Colours, with Observations on a Diamond that Shines in the Dark (1663); New Experiments and Observations upon Cold (1665); Hydrostatical Paradoxes (1666); Origin of Forms and Qualities according to the Corpuscular Philosophy (1666); a continuation of his work on the spring of air (1669); tracts about the Cosmical Qualities of Things, the Temperature of the Subterraneal and Submarine Regions, the Bottom of the Sea, &c. with an Introduction to the History of Particular Qualities (1670); Origin and Virtues of Gems (1672); Essays of the strange Subtilty, great Efficacy, determinate Nature of Effluviums (1673); two volumes of tracts on the Saltness of the Sea, the Hidden Qualities of the Air, Cold, Celestial Magnets, Animadversions on Hobbes's Problemata de Vacuo (1674); Experiments and Notes about the Mechanical Origin or Production of Particular Qualities, including some notes on electricity and magnetism (1676); Observations upon an artificial Substance that Shines without any Preceding Illustration (1678); the Aerial Noctiluca 0680); New Experiments and Observations upon the Icy Noctiluca (1682) a further continuation of his work on the air; Memoirs for the Natural History of the Human Blood (1684); Short Memoirs for the Natural Experimental History of Mineral Waters (1685); Medicina Hydrostatica (1690); and Experimenta et Observationes Physicae (1691).
New Castile has a still more rigorous climate, for although the mean annual temperature is about S9Ã‚° Fahr., the summer heat in the valleys is peculiarly oppressive, and the highlands are swept by scorching or icy gales, laden with dust.
A new decade was rapping on the door with an icy fist.
The tranquility of the setting persuaded the expedition leader to take a ritual swim in its icy waters.
Then we learned to traverse icy slopes using crampons, kicking steps in snow or hacking them out in ice with an ax.
There are four-and-a-half million Norwegians, clinging to an icy strip of tundra on the uttermost edge of the continent.
Apparently all the group braved the icy waters, except Mrs R, the big wuss !
If you're on icy slopes and ski fast, go with a ski that's slimmer in width.
The body of the cat is either a bright, icy white or cream.
The body should be an icy white and the points are lilac with patches of cream.
Blue Lynx - The body is icy white with silvery blue points that have darker tabby stripes running though them.
The system was tested on frozen lakes and icy roads in Sweden and received top marks.
You can use white, silver, gold, or icy pink-just make sure that it stands out against your skin tone.
For your complexion, I would stay with the following color palette: Eyes: silver, icy pink, plum, charcoal, indigo.
Do you look better in blue based colors, jewel tones, and icy blues, pinks, purples, etc, or do you look better in earthy, yellow based colors, earth tones, peaches, browns, etc?
The Grays: The perfect neutral set, this creates a dynamic smoky eye with its icy, silvery and dark shades.
Cool Water Frozen: With lavender, mint, rosemary, orange blossom, coriander, jasmine, sandalwood and moss, this scent is icy and brisk.
You can add a little sparkle with glitter shadows -- in colors like silver or icy blue -- placed right under your brows or at the inner corners of your eyes.
Serve it icy cold right out of the shaker for a perfect winter treat that will help keep you warm.
Even if it is still a little icy, eating it is fun, just like eating a Popsicle!
Wash it all down with an icy cold glass of sweet tea or lemonade.
At the end of the day, skiers and snowboarders have to descend a narrow, icy trail.
Behind us, the others become lonely, only owls swooping off in the icy night.
The blender's speed keeps melting to a minimum, so your sorbet will be scoop-ready and still icy when it's done.
Winter is perfect for the lovely, icy look of Swarovski crystal pieces, or shimmery, snow-inspired triple-drop pearl earrings.
A floor length gown may not be the best choice for walking over snowy or icy surfaces, however, and many brides choose a high-low hem that is ankle length in the front but swoops into a stately train.
Crystal beaded patterns are popular and give the gown an icy glitter, while soft pearl accents are a more subtle and romantic choice.
Since fall is a time of transition from the blazing summer months to the icy winter ones, it's easy to incorporate colors from each season into your palette, creating a beautiful blend of muted earth tones and bright flashes of color.
The cruise also travels through Sitka, the Icy Strait and Glacier Bay National Park.
Delta Monitor puts an end to an icy blast of cold water when a washing machine is turned on or being scalded whenever a toilet is flushed.
I've actually picked it in February if it's not too snowy or icy.
Pay particular attention to stairs, since they can be hazardous and icy in colder months.
When you are clearing snow off your driveway and steps, be on the lookout for icy patches.
Putting a layer of rock salt (sodium chloride) on icy areas is an effective way to melt the ice.
Although the frames vary from orange-black to crystal-black to petrol-mint, the lens itself remains an icy grey.
Attract the attention of those around you in a pair of icy blue lenses.
Icy blue: A pale, pale blue color is sometimes used to depict a vampire's look, reminiscent of some of the Interview with a Vampire characters.
Icy Tower is a 2D tower-climbing game that sees regular versions released almost every year.
The overworld connects the places you visit, such as towns, castles, underground caves, icy mountains, etc., and serves as a small resting point where you can save and recover your health.
There they discover that the lands are in turmoil due to the evil power of the White Witch who has turned many creatures into stone and has created a permanent icy cold winter.
It's almost the same context as making martinis in a shaker: shake the thing full of ice and in seconds you can get a nice layer of frost forming on the outside of the shaker because of the direct contact that icy liquid inside has.
While you will not be trekking a thousand miles of icy wilderness, the hour or so you spend behind the dogs will give you a taste of real life in the frozen north.
While that can be dangerous in a fall when the foot needs to bend, it is the safest design for people who are making vertical climbs up icy slopes.
Instep crampons are also critical on icy trails.
While they look like the alien and Sparks characters on the outside, when you dip them in icy water they change color.
While dark and somber colors sometimes dominate the fall collections, Chanel adds in dashes of wintry shades such as icy silver.
Icy pastels like silver, sky blue, light sunny yellow and pink can also look wonderful.
Safety: Instead of struggling with unwieldy ladders, icy roofs, and poor weather, window candles are a safe alternative for putting up holiday decorations, and they can be easily monitored for safety even while burning.
This year I plan to go with an icy theme.
Based on Twilight: Eclipse, Rosalie fans may enjoy dressing up as the icy blonde in her wedding dress.
The clear icy blue tones of the aquamarine are in perfect contrast to the luscious warmth of the chocolate diamond, the juxtaposition like a dazzling marriage of opposite personalities.
She pushed the door open and found her friend in a bathtub full of icy water.
Rubber cups the toes and heels for extra protection, while thick lugs prevent slipping on wet or icy surfaces.
These sturdy hiking boots are even intended for icy surfaces.
If you have a thirst for danger, then Asolo makes the shoes you'll be wearing while you attempt to evade an icy death.
As mentioned above, they are also a necessity for travel, especially if you are not accustomed to icy environments.
Ice Climbing Boots - Those who plan to climb icy mountains need boots specifically designed to withstand frigid temperatures and the rigors of vertical climbing.
The women's and girls' styles are available in a cool grey, white, and icy pink Speed and a teal, grey, and white Evade.
Be careful using conditioners on the outsoles since it may cause them to become slick in wet or icy conditions.
Snow boots for kids are designed to keep their feet warm, lock out moisture and provide enough traction that they do not encounter any mishaps on the icy or otherwise wet ground.
Elizabeth: Exuding an icy shine that is sure to capture attention, the radiant Elizabeth is a slingback heel with a three-and-one-quarter inch heel.
In colder climates where road salt is commonly used to prevent icy roads, this cable could degrade over time and eventually break.
The icy blue hue is a pretty choice, especially with its ivory lace trim.
What Katie Did: You can find icy tones or black torpedo bras at this United Kingdom site, sometimes with frilly knickers to match.
The locations vary a great deal, from hot, dry deserts to cold, icy snow plains.
Kirk is blamed for the incident and given a life sentence onto an icy penal colony where life cannot exist on its surface.
The Rebellion is defeated on the icy planet known as Hoth and Luke travels to the planet Dagobah where Master Yoda has been in hiding.
A lightly cool or lukewarm cloth on the skin will provide comfort, but don't shock your child with anything icy cold.
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