The old Apple tree spread a blanket of shade in the grass beside the pond.
Darian looked around, expecting to see her again beneath the shade of an apple tree, as beautiful as she was deadly with the daggers she wore at her waist.
He paused, his face turning a darker shade of red.
Carmen turned and lifted a hand to shade her eyes from the sun.
Her eyes were the same shade as Darkyn's, her skin pale.
Green trees in every shade clumped together like heads of overripe broccoli.
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.
Evelyn handled it all with cheerfulness while Kiera stressed over the shade of flowers clashing with the décor, and the cake containing nuts, which Romas was allergic to.
His eyes had changed color to a deep violet-blue, a beautiful shade of tanzanite.
He was much older with a full head of silver hair, a similar shade of dark eyes, and a lean build.
When the farmers could not get to the woods and swamps with their teams, and were obliged to cut down the shade trees before their houses, and, when the crust was harder, cut off the trees in the swamps, ten feet from the ground, as it appeared the next spring.
You belong to the gentry? he concluded with a shade of inquiry in his tone.
Large shade trees and bamboo cabanas provided seating and protection from the sun.
The decor is tres hip, with a carpet patterned in plum, brown, sage and orange and wine racks that are a translucent shade of orange.
The shade of the forest where Gabe emerged was cool, the spring sunshine warm.
In summer the sun has great power, and the temperature reaches 100° in the shade, with hot winds blowing from the interior.
It is a ray of light in the darkness, a shade between sadness and despair, showing the possibility of consolation.
On the mainland, and more especially on the eastern slope, the temperature is cooler, the thermometer seldom rising above 93° in the shade, and falling at night below 70°.
This shade of deference also disturbed Pierre.
She ran up to him and, in the play of the sunlight that fell in small round spots through the shade of the lime-tree avenue, could not be sure what change there was in his face.
Half her face was knotted with horrible scars, the other half displaying skin close to the same shade as the white pillowcase beneath her.
He shifted uncomfortably and his neck turned a darker shade of red.
There was a shade of condescension and patronage in his treatment of Berg and Vera.
Nicholas noticed this, as he noticed every shade of Princess Mary's character with an observation unusual to him, and everything confirmed his conviction that she was a quite unusual and extraordinary being.
Three men stood in the main foyer, two in the same shade of brown as her bodyguard and a striking man in designer jeans and an expensive sweater.
The muscles of his upper body bulged as he sparred, their changing shapes amplified by a play of shade and sunlight.
He wore light colors this day of tan, a shade that brought out the depth of honey in his skin.
Today it's warm, but after you've hugged ice for a few hours in the shade, you'll be glad you took time to dress sensibly.
The leaves of shade plants have little or no differentiation of palisade tissue.
The left side of the forest was dark in the shade, the right side glittered in the sunlight, wet and shiny and scarcely swayed by the breeze.
Only now in the stillness of the night, reading it by the faint light under the green shade, did he grasp its meaning for a moment.
"May I make bold to trouble your honor?" said he respectfully, but with a shade of contempt for the youthfulness of this officer and with a hand thrust into his bosom.
There were no trees for shade, and Iliana.s labored breathing worried her.
In the royal Siamese breed the head is rather long and pointed, the body also elongated with relatively slender limbs, the coat glossy and close, the eyes blue, and the general colour some shade of cream or pink, with the face, ears, feet, under-parts, and tail chocolate or seal-brown.
That's Roman wormwood--that's pigweed--that's sorrel--that's piper-grass--have at him, chop him up, turn his roots upward to the sun, don't let him have a fibre in the shade, if you do he'll turn himself t' other side up and be as green as a leek in two days.
Relieved from its load it does not, like other animals, seek the shade, even when that is to be found, but prefers to kneel beside its burden in the broad glare of the sun, seeming to luxuriate in the burning sand.
About noon they stopped to allow Jim to rest in the shade of a pretty orchard.
Brandon focused his attention on the food in his plate, his face turning a dark shade of red.
Inside was the most beautiful gown she'd ever seen in a mysterious shade of dark blue sprinkled with silver sequins.
She understood why he liked the spot; the scent of honeysuckle and herbs was thick in the air, the manicured gardens pleasant to look at and the awning providing the right amount of cool shade from the midmorning Georgia sun.
He stepped into the shade of the wall, proud and confident.
They are remarkable for skill in the massing of light and shade, richness and delicacy of colouring, and for the admirable style in which the drapery of the figures is handled, Bartolommeo having been the first to introduce and use the lay-figure with joints.
An interesting special case of hygrophytes is seen with regard to plants which live in the shade of forests.
Every shade of feeling finds expression through her mobile features.
Darkyn's daughter appeared frail and gaunt, her skin a shade or two darker than the white pillow beneath her head.
"Jeff and I used to bike a lot when Randy was just an infant," she reminisced, as she rested in the shade of a giant maple.
Sweat broke out on her skin, and she shielded her eyes against the sun before crawling back to the shade of the pod.
The collection of animals included a donkey, horse, ostrich and a llama, all of which were either relaxing in the shade or inside the barn.
And when after Pierre's departure Helene returned to Petersburg, she was received by all her acquaintances not only cordially, but even with a shade of deference due to her misfortune.
She pulled the lawn chair into the shade under a tree and stretched out, closing her eyes and simply listening to the birds.
Her favorite feature, her eyes, had always been a pretty shade of turquoise.
His youngest sister paused beside him, leaning against his thigh while she studied his lifemate with brown eyes a shade lighter than his.
Chloroplastids are frequently present in the epidermal cells, as in some shade plants.
With no shade, there was little chance for rest.
Darian moved forward as if in a dream, stopping within the shade of apple trees as he gazed at the scene before him.
When Michael Ivanovich returned to the study with the letter, the old prince, with spectacles on and a shade over his eyes, was sitting at his open bureau with screened candles, holding a paper in his outstretched hand, and in a somewhat dramatic attitude was reading his manuscript-- his "Remarks" as he termed it--which was to be transmitted to the Emperor after his death.
The mother sat down in the shade of a tree and began to read in a new book which she had bought the day before.
But even in this I can see lately a shade of improvement.
All chlorophyll plants require light, but in very different degrees, as exemplified even in the United Kingdom by the shade-bearing beech and yew contrasted with the light-demanding larch and birch; and as with temperature so with light, every plant and even every organ has its optimum of illumination.
Unlike the cheerful white walls of the house, the tall wall was the unwelcome shade of dark grey that she'd begun to despise after days in the spaceships surrounded by it.
The Ouray skating rink was located on the north side of town, snuggled beneath the shade of a canyon wall to the east.
They were the same shade of white as the rest of his teeth and seemed a natural extension from his gums.
The shade was grateful, and the tree was so easy to climb that with my teacher's assistance I was able to scramble to a seat in the branches.
Thunder tumbled down the San Juan Mountains, heralding the arrival of pelting rain that turned the Jeep road into a surging stream and the sky to an ominous shade of raven black.
She appeared to be telling a story, and not a very good one based on the angry shade to her features.
Macaulay in especial exerted all his art, though in contradiction of probability and fact, to deepen still further the shade which rests upon his reputation.
She lifted the hair off her neck and sighed as she paused in the shade of a huge oak tree.
She wasn't surprised to see the man in the thick robes move to the cooler shade of the house.
Any suggestion of an open window shade or even a night-light was summarily dismissed.
And the birches with their light and shade, the curly clouds, the smoke of the campfires, and all that was around him changed and seemed terrible and menacing.
Whoever camps for a week in summer by the shore of a pond, needs only bury a pail of water a few feet deep in the shade of his camp to be independent of the luxury of ice.
They walked to the tent, and her gaze settled on Taran, who awaited them in the shade of the tent with two of her advisors.
They make a pleasant shade and the little birds love to swing to and fro and sing sweetly up in the trees.
The cool forest shade was soon defeated by the lack of air movement.
Dean moved into the shade and closer to the building for better reception.
Then we sit down under a tree, or in the shade of a bush, and talk about it.