She was a strong, well-made animal, of a bright dun color, beautifully dappled
, and with a dark-brown mane and tail.
They were fresh now as a succession of April showers and gleams, followed by a lovely spring morning, could make them: the sun was just entering the dappled
east, and his light illumined the wreathed and dewy orchard trees and shone down the quiet walks under them.
It was a close, sultry day: devoid of sunshine, but with a sky too dappled
and hazy to threaten rain: and our place of meeting had been fixed at the guide-stone, by the cross-roads.
returned Don Quixote; "tell me, seest thou not yonder knight coming towards us on a dappled
grey steed, who has upon his head a helmet of gold?
None escape," said a dappled
brute standing in the doorway.
And when some short holiday brought him across the frontier, and the sunlight, breaking out after a noon of rain over the dappled
valleys of China, called him home, who shall blame him for lingering awhile amid his forest dreams with his fishing and the chase.
Debray, I need not give a further description, because to you my beautiful pair of dappled
grays were well known.
To enjoy life, and tobacco, begin both on a sunny morning half a mile or so above the dappled
Atlantic cloud-belts and after a volt-flurry which has cleared and tempered your nerves.
The Pathan rose and stooped over his dappled
Yells, and widening circles over the dappled
Purple hills hemmed in a broad, green, undulating plateau, scored across and across by the stone walls of the north, and all dappled
with the shadows of rolling leaden clouds with silver fringes.
At his feet, some chickens were searching the thickets and pecking, enamelled beetles ran about in the sun; overhead, some groups of dappled
gray clouds were floating across the blue sky; on the horizon, the spire of the Abbey Saint-Victor pierced the ridge of the hill with its slate obelisk; and the miller of the Copeaue hillock was whistling as he watched the laborious wings of his mill turning.