The soldiers, on seeing him, lit wisps of straw and ran after him, shouting, "Vive l'Empereur!"
In most cases such wheels merely have earthenware pitchers attached to their circumference by means of wisps of esparto, and are turned by a horse harnessed to a long arm fitted to a revolving shaft.
The huge courtyard of the Rostovs' house was littered with wisps of hay and with dung from the horses, and not a soul was to be seen there.
wisps of vapor showed that the fuel tanks were being filled.
A few long wisps of white hair, like shreds of a torn spider web, clinging to the domed, blue-veined forehead.
Who knows, you may see the occasional enthusiasts brake van tour round the works to catch the last wisps of Industrial Steam.
Both had curly wisps of brown hair, and both, as babies do, looked identical.
As the wisps of smoke turned into a white pall, Johnny exited his car and the marshals turned their extinguishers on the SF-3.
wisps of mist rose from the ground.
wisps of morning cloud.
wisps of grass in her hair?
Toward the horizon, there were the faintest wisps of early morning ghost clouds.
A few gray wisps remain to break pears of sweat that roll down from the wrinkled neck.
Further up were white wisps, looking clean against the pale baby blue.
Less wisps of straw most gone by dusk Ravenous birds will clean the rest.
Spirits circled at a distance, wisps of mist rose from the ground.
At night, dew begins to settle, lifting softly with the wisps of morning cloud.
Why should n't she get the chance to sip Pimms with wisps of grass in her hair?
Wisps of vapor showed that the fuel tanks were being filled.
However, a skilled decorator can make soft green icing wisps and curves look lovely on any cake, especially against a stark white buttercream background.
You can have a stern and sleek style when you put your hair up or a romantic look with dangling wisps.
For example, coarse curly hair is not suited for a sleek look with wisps; instead choose a look that takes advantage of your ringlets.
Add more wisps and bangs to add volume to the forehead and chin areas.
Leave some wisps of hair loose around the face.
Then twist the braids and wrap them around each other to form a sturdy bun, making sure to gather the loose hair wisps in as well.
The few wisps of long hair add an unusual, punk-like element to the look.
Or by adding wisps of yellow, buttery highlights throughout your hair, you'll add shine, enhance your eyes and make your skin glow like Jessica Alba and Naomi Watts.
Prepare the front the way you'd like for it to look when you're done, taking out the bangs or wisps of hair around your face that you'd like to remain outside the twist.
Whether it's sheer, mesh or completely see- through, this suit is just mere wisps of fabric that try, and sometimes deliciously fail, to cover your most intimate of regions.
Mere wisps of fabric that cover your upper and lower nether regions, all held together by delicate strips of string.
It was often down or pulled back with wisps and tendrils falling down around her face.
Some sheer bodysuits are simply wisps of sheer and stretchy fabric, and others are embellished with lace, velvet, or even fur.
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