A wisp of blond hair hung over one eye and Lisa brushed it back.
A white wisp of fog was the only clue that it was actually warmer than the crisp March morning.
No wisp of a woman is going to whip me into line.
Frau Holda; others, like the Welsh Pwck, the Lancashire boggarts or the more widely found Jack-o'-Lantern (Will o' the Wisp), are sprites who do no jmore harm than leading the wanderer astray.
Down the hill, across the creek and across the field to the buffalo shed? the crisp air traced their progress with a wisp of steam.
The positive procedure by hypothesis and verification is rejected by Bacon, who thinks of hypothesis as the will o' the wisp of science, and prefers the cumbrous machinery of negative reasoning.
There are innumerable styles of cut of shoe, three being the commonest: (I) Salimshahi, these are shaped like English slippers, but are pointed at the toe, terminating in a thin wisp turned back and fastened to the instep. They are mostly made of thin red leather, plain in the case of poorer people and richly embroidered in the case of rich people.
The Druids were believed to have the power to render a person insane by flinging a magic wisp of straw in his face, and they were able to raise clouds of mist, or to bring down showers of fire and blood.
Influence is a will o'the wisp but this may be Chris's greatest contribution.
Why, when we were retreating from Sventsyani we dare not touch a stick or a wisp of hay or anything.
A wisp of smoke curled in the air, carrying a burnt smell.
If they see a wisp of smoke, they hurry over with an oil can.
Then he noticed a wisp of smoke in the distance.
From his lips drooped a cigarette, curling a wisp of thin pale smoke.
A thin wisp of blue smoke curled up from the tube.
When out to get a meal I suddenly noticed a little wisp of gray cloud.
Takeo escaped the sacking of his village by the merest wisp of good fortune.
The December wind made the black smoke wisp up from the burial piles.
Jack had felt it too, but he 'd known it was n't a simple wisp of air.
Maryland might not be the first place you think about when considering a family ski vacation, but Wisp Ski Resort is certain to make you think twice.
One of the longest-running ski resorts in the region, Wisp is less than a three-hour drive from Washington D.C. and Baltimore and two hours from Pittsburgh.
Wisp is for the three- to seven-year olds.
Club Wisp is for the eight- to 14-year-olds.
Wisp offers specialized lessons that teach them the latest techniques and moves.
With ski-in/ski-out access, Wisp Resort Hotel & Conference Center is the heart of the getaway experience.
Named one of the "100 Must-Play Courses of the Mid-Atlantic" by Golfstyles Magazine, the Wisp Resort Golf Course is designed around the base of the ski slopes with stunning mountain views and 6,700 yards of tree-lined fairways.
Influence is a will o'the wisp but this may be Chris 's greatest contribution.
Glade Wisp flameless candles cost between $5 and $10 for a starter pack that includes the candle base.
She collected a handful of the crisp material in modest protest and impatiently brushed a wisp of soft hair from her eyes.
The moons appeared through the branches in the jungle, almost alone in the dark sky except for a wisp of clouds floating beneath them. She watched the clouds pass. More came, quickly blocking the moons and stealing most of the light from the jungle. Katie sat up and blinked until her eyes adjusted to the new level of darkness. The sky took on an eerie silver glow, like it did in Maryland the night before a hard snow.
faint white wisp, something very much like a small cloud, was drifting along the beach.
wisp of smoke curled in the air, carrying a burnt smell.
wisp of air.
Pair bangs with a bob cut for something edgy, or ask your stylist to feather some long layers into your fringe to create feminine wisp and movement.
The Glade Wisp design is one of the most popular flameless candles.
While these few scents do not represent a tremendous variety, if the Wisp continues to be a popular air freshener design, Glade is sure to release additional scents, particularly seasonal options for popular holidays.
While the Wisp is easy to use and safe for many situations, the fragranced oils can be toxic if the candle is broken and the oil spills.
Another potential drawback to the Glade Wisp is the coloration of the simulated flame.
To get the best results with the Glade Wisp, it should be placed in an area that has gentle air currents to help disperse each wisp of scent.
The continual release of fragrance from the Glade Wisp makes it a pleasing candle for many locations, and the variety of scents available for this discreet candle make it perfect for any home.
Another idea is to use Glade Wisp flameless candle for your Halloween decorating.
Easily found at retailers such as Wal-Mart, Target and various drug stores, the Wisp is available in many different scents.
Additionally, if you feel a bit shy about strutting into the bedroom completely in the buff, this wisp of fabric can help you gain a bit more confidence.
Wisp Outdoors, an Orvis-endorsed outfitter, offers two-hour to full-day guided services, instruction and two-day school workshops.
The cornea located is a transparent tissue covering the eyeball and can be tested for intactness by lightly brushing a wisp of cotton directly on the outside of the eye.
The Glade Wisp is suitable only for indoor use.
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