By living in protected houses and wearing gloves and veils at night all the staff escaped malaria except one or two attendants.
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.
So dazzling was the light, it penetrated even the darkness that veils my eyes.
The making of gloves was introduced about 1800, of shawls about 1840 and of veils about 1850.
The women had flowing robes, tall pointed caps, and veils descending over most of the figure.
The night veils without doubt a part of this glorious creation; but day comes to reveal to us this great work, which extends from earth even into the plains of the ether.
Nevertheless veils were not usually worn out of doors, the countrywoman of to-day is not veiled, and it is uncertain whether there is any early parallel for the yashmak, the narrow strip which covers the face below the eyes and hangs down to the feet.
The characters employed by experts for determining a species of yeast are the sum of its peculiarities as regards form and size: the shapes, colours, consistency, &c., of the colonies grown on certain definite media; the optimum temperature for spore-formation, and for the development of the "veils"; and the behaviour as regards the various sugars.
Under yet other conditions the quiescent yeast-cells floating on the surface of the fermented liquor grow out into elongated sausage-shaped or cylindrical cells and branching cell-series, which mat together into mycelium-like veils.
low capitalization is another reason why corporate veils get pierced.
During the morning cumulus activity diminished but cloud remained to the SW with veils of high cirrus.
A gong sounds, people salaam and the women wear baggy pantaloons and veils.
External wars then become saleable again behind new veils of total control of images.
veils of mist parted beneath us to reveal a thick carpet of frost below our sun kissed eerie.
veils of darkness.
Among the fancy cloths made in cotton may be mentioned: matting, which includes various kinds with some similarity in appearance to a matting texture; matelasse, which is in some degree an imitation of French dress goods of that name; pique, also of French origin, woven in stripes in relief, which cross the width of the piece, and usually finished stiff; Bedford cord, a cheaper variety of pique in which the stripes run the length of the piece; oatmeal cloth, which has an irregular surface suggesting the grain of oatmeal, commonly dyed cream colour; crimp cloth, in which a puckered effect is obtained by uneven shrinkage; grenadine, said to be derived from Granada, a light dress material originally made of silk or silk and wool; brilliant, a dress material, usually with a small raised pattern; leno, possibly a corrupt form of the French linon or lawn, a kind of fancy gauze used for veils, curtains, &c.; lappet, a light material with a figure or pattern as lawn, batiste, serge, huckaback, galloon, and a large number of names are of obvious derivation and use, such as umbrella cloth, apron cloth, sail cloth, book-binding cloth, shroud cloth, 1 Including Federated Malay States.
The ordinary mycelium is the gametophyte since it hears the ascogonia and aritheridia when present; the cqe Two questions of great theoretical importance have been raised over and over again in connexion with yeasts, namely, (I) the morphological one as to whether yeasts are merely degraded forms of higher fungi, as would seem implied by their tendency to form elongated, hypha-like cells in the veils, and their development of "ascospores" as well as by the wide occurrence of yeast-like "sprouting forms" in other fungi (e.g.
Girls offered their hair or veils to Hera before marriage.
pp. 21 et seq.: "the Son of God veils his all-seeing eye and descends into human darkness and as child of man opens his eye as the gradually growing light of the world of humanity, until at the right hand of the Father he allows it to shine forth in all its glory."
They are agreed, however, in the rejection, on the one hand, of of the subjectivist logic with its intrinsic implication that knowledge veils rather than reveals the real world, and, on the other hand, of the logic of the speculative construction with its pretension to " deduce," to determine, and finally at once to cancel and conserve any antithesis in its all-embracing dialectic. They agree, then, in a maintenance of the critical point of view, while all alike recognize the necessity of bringing the thoughtfunction in knowledge into more intimate relation with its " other " than Kant had done, by means of some formula of correlation or parallelism.
Next day, veils of mist parted beneath us to reveal a thick carpet of frost below our sun kissed eerie.
And no spectacle, but a great vague danger, unsympathetic shadows and veils of darkness.
Add a hat rack and hang a collection of straw brimmed hats with various colorful bands, bows and veils.
Matching jewelry, veils, purses and gloves can be purchased and dyed to match a prom gown.
Head piece: Many informal brides opt not to wear wedding veils, but a well chosen bridal head piece can be a great accessory.
DIY wedding veils: You'll have to assemble them yourself but you can save lots of moolah.
Available in styles to be worn with or without veils, tiaras make you look and feel like a princess on your special day.
Accessories such as flowers, decorative hair pins, veils, tiaras, and garlands are all beautiful additions to any style hair, and they work perfectly with short hair.
Veils: The wedding veil is an essential part of a bride's attire, but a smaller, lighter veil may be more comfortable during the summer.
Many brides also choose veils that can be easily removed after the ceremony.
Coordination: For the low cost dresses that are mass produced, it's much easier to find matching accessories such as wedding veils.
Long trains and veils, both of which will blow about in the breeze and possibly collect sand as you move.
Kleinfeld also offers headpieces, veils, jewelry, and shoes in addition to their bridal gowns.
Asian brides tend not to wear veils that would cover their face, but rather ornate headpieces.
Long trains and veils that drag on the ground may not look as crisp in photos due to grass stains, dirt, and mud.
Veiling Ceremony: Just before the ceremony, the groom veils the bride's face in preparation for the actual ceremony.
German brides wear simple wedding gowns with shorter trains and shorter veils than American brides wear, and they do not cover their faces with their veils as American brides often do.
Boys traditionally wear suits or dress slacks, dress shirts and white ties, and girls are outfitted in white dresses and veils.
Allan developed a Dance of the Seven Veils based on the biblical story of Salome that was so popular that prominent women were inspired to hold a costume party of Salome-style dress.
Vaudeville historian Joe Laurie, Jr. claimed that vaudeville headliner Eva Tanguay let the veils drop in her version of the Salome dance in 1912.
Dancers who don't want to expose their midriffs often dance with long scarves, sheer veils or in one-piece, full-length dresses.
Several veils can be tucked into the front of your belt, draped diagonally over your stomach and shoulder, and then tucked securely into the back of your belt.
Sheer arm veils can be attached to armbands to cover your upper arms.
Sheer veils come to the rescue again here.
Tuck and drape the veils the same way you would to cover your mid-section, if you feel the need.
Many plus size belly dancers use sport bras, which they cover with veils.
Other items to include on your list are veils and headpieces, garters, and jewelry.
Antipas had a rather unhealthy obsession with the young dancer, and the performance with the seven veils convinced him to offer Salomé anything she desired.
The dance of the seven veils has been portrayed as a kind of lascivious striptease in many plays, operas, and films over the years.
Some pagan beliefs use the seven veils as a ritual, incorporating the dance into a non-sexual format.
However, as it came from the Middle East, many belly dancers have adopted the seven veils theme and chosen to use it for their own interpretation.
This style looks best with veils and tiaras.
While wedding veils and tiaras may be the most recognizable accessories for wedding hairstyles, flower bridal hair pieces are growing in popularity and offer brides a romantic, colorful alternative for their wedding day looks.
In addition to flowing costumes, praise dance often makes use of accessories, such as scarves and veils.
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