Thus nature sleeps and dies during winter, to awake in springtime to a life of renewed luxuriance.
The grass was as green as though it was springtime, and the golden ears of corn gathered together in heaps in the great fields looked very pretty.
"Yes, it is the same oak," thought Prince Andrew, and all at once he was seized by an unreasoning springtime feeling of joy and renewal.
Many - like the common "solitary" bees Halictus and Andrena - burrow in the ground; the holes of species of Andrena are commonly seen in springtime opening on sandy banks, grassy lawns or gravel paths.
"I am thinking how very busy dear Mother Nature is in the springtime," she replied.
One pleasant morning in the beautiful springtime, I thought I was sitting on the soft grass under my dear mother's window, looking very earnestly at the rose-bushes which were growing all around me.
In this way Ninib, whose chief seat appears to have been at Shirgulla (Lagash), became the sun-god of the springtime and of the morning, bringing joy and new life to the earth, while Nergal of Kutha was regarded as the sun of the summer solstice and of the noonday heat - the harbinger of suffering and death.
An unusual number of people were enjoying the unseasonable weather, spending the last few hours out of doors; fathers playing catch with sons, youngsters riding trikes or skipping rope, and others content to just drink in the springtime evening.
Whether this phase is that of the morning sun or of the springtime with which beneficent qualities are associated, or that of the noonday sun or of the summer solstice, bringing suffering and destruction in its wake, is still a matter of dispute, with the evidence on the whole in favour of the former proposition.
In 1881 she published Songs and Sonnets of Springtime; in 1887, A Modern Apostle, and other Poems. Her poems made such an impression on W.
In spite of his love of music, no pocket recorder filled Dean's head with voices, strings or horns through tiny toy earphones— he'd leave that to the bikers who pedaled unaware of the sounds of birds and springtime around them.
The basis of the 6th tablet is the familiar nature-myth of the change of seasons, in which Gilgamesh plays the part of the youthful solar god of the springtime, who is wooed by the goddess of fertility, Ishtar.
The inn's beautiful gardens are covered with tulips in the springtime.
Where, then, must we look for its springtime ?
springtime of life staring into the eyes of a dead fish?
Order and regularity being indispensable conditions of beauty, it was easy to conceive of the Horae as the goddesses of youthful bloom and grace, inseparably associated with the idea of springtime.
In spite of his love of music, no pocket recorder filled Dean's head with voices, strings or horns through tiny toy earphonesâ€” he'd leave that to the bikers who pedaled unaware of the sounds of birds and springtime around them.
In springtime the flora of the wood is covered with a carpet of blue anemones and yellow archangel.
On ' odd-numbered ' years HOC co-organise ' springtime in Shropshire ' over spring bank holiday.
Because I have bluebells growing annually I have been careful where I tread in the springtime.
daffodils in springtime.
Matilda once more ties primal innocence to that anciently worshiped rebirth of the world in springtime: at this Easter of the Vision.
magnificent in all seasons of the year, but especially in springtime when our flowers are at their best.
Dancing Birds Many birds dance to attract a mate, especially in springtime.
primal innocence to that anciently worshiped rebirth of the world in springtime: at this Easter of the Vision.
splendours no better way to discover this springtime splendor than by Ocean Cruise vessel!
come springtime, love is in the air, at least for our garden birds.
And " Everything has a springtime, and the springtime of the Qur'an is the month of Ramadhan.
springtime followed by the large dark green leaves.
What an irony - neither bee allows me to love this springtime.
Will the new millenium bring a new springtime, or disintegration?
Do you think the visit of the Holy Father will bring about a new spiritual springtime for the Church in Germany?
Nice for an early springtime in Shropshire, pretty dire on a cold late November afternoon.
springtime splendor than by Ocean Cruise vessel!
springtime blossom Beneath the footsteps of the one we love?
springtime display of daffodils, and oak woodlands walks alongside the river.
Half-dozenif springtime in success he said the dozens of.
Such a situation occurs in the antarctic stratosphere during the springtime formation of the ozone hole.
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tears of sadness, Like a spray of pear flowers, veiled with springtime rain.
On that third of March, all the rooms in the English Club were filled with a hum of conversation, like the hum of bees swarming in springtime.
In springtime each year you would if seated there be close to the snowdrops planted by Mrs Watts which have been augmented by well-wishers.
There is no better way to discover this springtime splendor than by Ocean Cruise vessel !
Could I spend the springtime of life staring into the eyes of a dead fish?
Come springtime, love is in the air, at least for our garden birds.
And Everything has a springtime, and the springtime of the Qur'an is the month of Ramadhan.
The small yellow flowers are one of the first wild flowers of springtime followed by the large dark green leaves.
Nice for an early Springtime in Shropshire, pretty dire on a cold late November afternoon.
Threave Gardens are a delight all seasons but is best known for its spectacular springtime daffodils.
They will be able to take in the wonderful views and wildlife as they witness the park in full springtime bloom.
Who scatters every lovely springtime blossom Beneath the footsteps of the one we love?
Steps Bridge famous for its springtime display of daffodils, and oak woodlands walks alongside the river.
More Six of the Best Camellias Camellias make one of the brightest blooms in any springtime garden.
Such a situation occurs in the Antarctic stratosphere during the springtime formation of the ozone hole.
So delicate her jade face, drowned with tears of sadness, Like a spray of pear flowers, veiled with springtime rain.
Summertime brought bright, cheery colors; springtime introduced an onslaught of animal-print tools; and winter is all about darks and dramatics.
Easter is a springtime celebration and the foods served reflect the time of year, and some simple Easter recipe tips can help you prepare your table.
Locations like Paris can bring a lot of theme ideas like "A Night in Paris" or "Springtime in Paris."
If your beach wedding is during the summer, you could incorporate bright floral arrangements into your cake topper; springtime weddings could use pastels.
On the other hand, pink images such as wedding rings, an embossed ribbon, cherry blossoms, or classic hearts can look nice for an indoor ceremony or any style of nuptials in the springtime.
You will discover that many fun fruit fillings are in season during the springtime, but are unavailable other times of the year, such as a blackberry puree, which is perfect in combination with a French vanilla cake.
You can also think ahead to cutting the wedding cake and pick some pretty springtime plates to serve it on.
A springtime wedding is a wonderful choice because it allows you the freedom to really take advantage of a diverse color spectrum.
Floral arrangements are practically synonymous with a springtime wedding.
If it isn't, but you're still hard set on using it, find a high quality silk version that will garnish your cake with simple springtime beauty.
Outside of these traditional motifs, springtime allows you to think outside the cake box.
Play up your cake with butterflies, sprigs of grass, or any other favorite springtime item.
Try a pale blue or lavender for the springtime, or a deep orange or vibrant red for an autumn event.
Lime green can also be paired with pink towels in the springtime.
Easter egg cupcakes can be colorful and beautiful, making them fitting for something as simple as a children's birthday bash or as classy as a fancy springtime dinner party.
Back around 50 years ago, springtime apparel was much more formal.
Much of the ruffles and fluff have faded away over the years, however little girls still look beautiful in their springtime duds.
Springtime bonnets are also a thing of the past, and today most little girls opt for a headband or hair bow that coordinates with their dress.
The best time to purchase a springtime dress is the week or so before Easter.
There are many places to find springtime dresses, but a few retail favorites include Gymboree, Gap Kids and Pumpkin Patch.
Fortunately, there are multitudes of stores to choose from, and even your local department stores will often sell formalwear for little girls around the winter holidays and springtime.
Springtime on the Bayou--Includes cruising in the heart of Cajun country in Louisiana and sampling popular local dishes such as gumbo, crawfish pie, and jambalaya.
Springtime is a less expensive time to travel since fewer people travel then.
This springtime sailing allows you to tour Holland and Belgium and visit Dutch bulb growers.
Cold snaps can ruin gardenia blossoms, but Frost-Proof Gardenia is said to maintain its blossoms even if springtime temperatures plunge.
These bulbs are gently coaxed into blooming in pots by cooling them for a period of time, then increasing the warmth to mimic springtime.
Then in the springtime when it wakes up, it's already in its new home.
Not only is fall the time to plant all those gorgeous bulbs that blossom in the springtime - tulips, daffodils, hyacinth, crocus and so many more - but perennials love the fall, too.
It waits until the springtime, when damp conditions give it the opportunity to spread.
You can plant your strawberry plants in the springtime as soon as the soil can be worked.
Purchase pumpkins seeds in the springtime, but hold off planting them until mid to late May, depending on where you live.
If you have a hydrangea bush in the landscape but want to move it, do so before the leaves grow in the springtime.
By following these steps, your lawn will look great come springtime.
You'll even find similar deals during springtime.
Trench jackets are available in long and shorter lengths; the short length jacket is better suited for springtime fashion.
Sony will be trying to create Christmas in springtime.
During the springtime, music tends to be more upbeat than in the winter, so perhaps your ringtone should reflect that.
Country: For a refreshing country-side wedding, a pastel woven springtime hat makes a unique and feminine statement.
Easter: Pastel blues, pinks, and yellows evoke happy springtime memories when used in your Easter decorations.
The tulip is another popular springtime flower.
Come springtime, you're sure to find a bevy of swimsuits availabe that any girl will adore.
With so many online options available, you don't have to wait for springtime to shop for bathing suits in local stores.
The beauty of springtime is as evident in women's fashions as it is in the natural wonders of the world!
Women's fashion in the springtime seems to want to wave goodbye as energetically as possible to the structured bundles of clothing and heavy layers that winter requires.
These reeds are placed in a container of scented oil and will fill your home with springtime fragrances throughout the year.
Start planning your mask now and get ready for a boxful of springtime giggles.
Sassy is ideal for pairing with sundresses and springtime frocks.
Embrace the floral trend in an imaginative way with this springtime collection.
For example, winter's collections may be rife with rich wine, burgundy and chocolate hues, while springtime is the right time to roll out the turquoise, yellow, and lime shades.
The selection of straw beach bags really picks up during springtime.
Similar in shade to fresh grass in the springtime or a deep lime, it's an instantly uplifting color that is perfect if you don't mind being in the spotlight.
Moths, butterflies, worms and rolly pollies are all great bugs to search for, and are usually plentiful during the springtime.
A child's first inclination for springtime activities may be outdoor play.
It's Springtime 2006, and in the world of women's shoes, the changing season is the perfect excuse to get shopping.
If your feet have been swaddled up in Uggs or cowboy boots all winter, springtime is your opportunity to let them out!
The Stansie Sandal is a great shoe for springtime.
Wear it with flouncy springtime skirts, capris, or gauchos.
Perfect to wear to that big springtime soiree, it spells perfection when paired with a simple black dress.
If, however, you want something you can wear during springtime with your dresses and skirts, look for open-toed wedge "shoe boots."
For example, a rose in a painting may not just be a pretty flower; it could also represent a lover, springtime, or in some cases even death.
Poets and films often depict Paris in the springtime.
For the man who loves springtime and doesn't mind adding a little bit of cute to his underwear, Easter boxer shorts are a fun way to celebrate the season with a touch of humor.
Pastels are a big part of springtime, too, and can represent Easter shorts just as well.
They'll whisper in the summer breeze, make you feel like young again when springtime sets in, and let you down slowly when fall is around the corner, though.
They are a perfect activity for any type of Easter or springtime celebration.
They appear in the springtime and throughout the summer.
Try a sheer lace overlay on a pale pink nail for a pretty springtime look.
Bright, uplifting and guaranteed to be a springtime staple, Fresh Mangosteen Body Lotion contains pomegranate extract to revitalize and refresh the skin.
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