As well might the humble glowworm
despise that power of giving light without which the roving fly might pass her and repass her a thousand times, and never rest beside her: she might hear her winged darling buzzing over and around her; he vainly seeking her, she longing to be found, but with no power to make her presence known, no voice to call him, no wings to follow his flight;--the fly must seek another mate, the worm must live and die alone.
All the fireflies, which I caught here, belonged to the Lampyridae (in which family the English glowworm
is included), and the greater number of specimens were of Lampyris occidentalis.
A little because of the sharp pain in his legs, a little because of fright at finding himself alone in the darkness of the field, the Marionette was about to faint, when he saw a tiny Glowworm flickering by.
replied the Glowworm, stopping to look at him with pity.
It wavered in patches, it seemed to stir and creep like the light of a glowworm
The Wonder Pets help a Little Glowworm
discover what she's good at - glowing
That is fantastic news as this will save many lives, and help some of the worst off in society, but could they go one further and force Erimus housing to upgrade their old glowworm
boilers to something a bit more efficient?
Allan is accused of diverting the sums from BMS into her own company, Glowworm
Books, between 1999 and 2005.
Fed up with everything because of the actions of his two vile-tongued and ill-mannered aunts, James with the help of Grasshopper (Callow), Ladybug (Leeves), Centipede (Dreyfuss), Miss Spider (Sarandon), Earthworm (Thewlis) and The Glowworm
(Margolyes again), who all are now living inside the colossal fruit, concocts a plan to escape to New York.
Although Handke playfully resists the transformative nature of imagery, his prose finds images of passing hats, a snowfall, a shoeshine man, an ash tree, or a glowworm
becoming elements of the narrator's moment-by-moment existence and, as such, transforming the narrator's understanding of his being and times.
Massive structures of dark stone are lit by four vigil lights that give off fewer lumens than an elderly glowworm
with a busted rheostat.
There's Centipede, Glowworm
, Ladybug, Earthworm, Grass- hopper and Miss Spider (voiced by Richard Dreyfuss, Jane Leeves, David Thewlis, Simon Callow and Susan Sarandon).