After being thus left alone, he went in and stretched himself on three chairs that were in the room, when what does he see coming in at the door but a little fair-haired
It was for the Mediterranean sailors that fair-haired
sirens sang among the black rocks seething in white foam and mysterious voices spoke in the darkness above the moving wave - voices menacing, seductive, or prophetic, like that voice heard at the beginning of the Christian era by the master of an African vessel in the Gulf of Syrta, whose calm nights are full of strange murmurs and flitting shadows.
invader lay across the gunwale of a boat, the manner of his death told by the arrow that transfixed his breast.
The scenes depicted for the most part, a fair-skinned, fair-haired
people at play.
Next she touched the image of a purple kitten that stood on the corner of a mantel, and as she pronounced the word "Ev" the kitten disappeared, and a pretty, fair-haired
boy stood beside her.
Going to the edge of the pit, I found it occupied by a group of about half a dozen men--Henderson, Ogilvy, and a tall, fair-haired
man that I afterwards learned was Stent, the Astronomer Royal, with several workmen wielding spades and pickaxes.
The readiness of the fair-haired
young man in the cloak to answer all his opposite neighbour's questions was surprising.
fellow," the last observed in a placid tone, and paused.
The king's children next arrived -- the Princess Charlotte, a beautiful, fair-haired
child, with tears in her eyes, and the Duke of Gloucester, a boy eight or nine years old, whose tearless eyes and curling lip revealed a growing pride.
he said, glancing towards a handsome, fair-haired
young man, standing at the table.
There was hardly anything he would not rather have lost than the two-feet ruler which he always carried in his pocket; it was Arthur's present, bought with his pocket-money when he was a fair-haired
lad of eleven, and when he had profited so well by Adam's lessons in carpentering and turning as to embarrass every female in the house with gifts of superfluous thread-reels and round boxes.
Others, again, spoke of some early love affair, and of a fair-haired
girl who had pined away on the shores of the Atlantic.