For two or three hours we jogged along the level road which skirts the beautiful lake of Thun, with a dim and dreamlike
picture of watery expanses and spectral Alpine forms always before us, veiled in a mellowing mist.
In wild dreamlike
procession, embracing whom they met and pointing him out, they carried him on.
Only at rare moments of exaltation or despair do we hear the lyrical cry rising above the monotone of dreamlike
Through a world of toil and care she flitted with a dreamlike
smile, and came hither to find a home among the lightsome hearts of Merry Mount.
It was a distinct yet distant and dreamlike
symphony of melodious instruments, as if an airy band had been hidden on the hillside and made faint music at the summons.
It was a dreamlike
state combined with a dreamlike
sense of insecurity.
But the yearning notes are very far away, and the noisy, blustering world is always bellowing so loud it drowns the dreamlike
But this stupendous fragmentariness heightened the dreamlike
strangeness of her bridal life.
When she finally left it and walked down the long hill that sloped to the Lake of Shining Waters it was past sunset and all Avonlea lay before her in a dreamlike
afterlight-- "a haunt of ancient peace.
Miss Abbey had twice made the experiment of shutting her eyes and opening them again, still finding the figures there, when, dreamlike
, a confused hubbub arose in the public room.
Glegg had doubtless the glossiest and crispest brown curls in her drawers, as well as curls in various degrees of fuzzy laxness; but to look out on the week-day world from under a crisp and glossy front would be to introduce a most dreamlike
and unpleasant confusion between the sacred and the secular.
The mood created was crystal-clear: dreamlike
, succulent, lush, sumptuous, imparted at times with a zeal that was fantastically fresh and invigorating.