It is there that I, intent on my own investigations, have passed and re-passed a hundred times the worn leonine face, white as the snow beneath him, furrowed with wrinkles like the seams and gashes upon the North Cape; the nervous hand, integrally a part of the mechanism of his flighter; and above all, the wonderful lambent
eyes turned to the zenith.
I found this out later, when I attempted other German authors without the glitter of his wit or the lambent
glow of his fancy to light me on my hard way.
Lady Ruth lifted her eyes to his, and their lambent
fires were suddenly rekindled.
She constructed a little romance which was to vary the flatness of her life: Will Ladislaw was always to be a bachelor and live near her, always to be at her command, and have an understood though never fully expressed passion for her, which would be sending out lambent
flames every now and then in interesting scenes.
It was impossible to foretell in what exquisite verse the awakening spell might lurk; but, on raising her eyes from the page to Clifford's face, Phoebe would be made aware, by the light breaking through it, that a more delicate intelligence than her own had caught a lambent
flame from what she read.
That incident stopped the burglaries for a time, and the guards were reduced accordingly, and the regiment devoted itself to polo with unexpected results; for it beat by two goals to one that very terrible polo corps the Lushkar Light Horse, though the latter had four ponies apiece for a short hour's fight, as well as a native officer who played like a lambent
flame across the ground.
At the slightest impact of the outside world upon his consciousness, his thoughts, sympathies, and emotions leapt and played like lambent
After allowing herself to be betrayed into these evidences of emotion, she would force a lambent
brightness, and would be fitfully cheerful, and would say, 'You have still good spirits, sir, I am thankful to find;' and would appear to hail it as a blessed dispensation that Mr.
There he was in his own evergreen reality, with the copious flow of language pouring smoothly from his lips; with the lambent
dash of humor twinkling in his party-colored eyes -- there he was, more audacious, more persuasive, more respectable than ever, in a suit of glossy black, with a speckless white cravat, and a rampant shirt frill -- the unblushing, the invincible, unchangeable Wragge!
In fact, for 78 minutes, it was a wretched affair that laughed at the audacity of assuming the Premier League is Europe's most lambent
as two teams devoid of everything save effort -- and how doughtily they both toiled -- slugging it out like two battalions of past-it heavyweights.
His joie de vivre, his irrepressible good spirits, his lambent
wit, his verbal winks while carving up some poor poltroon (which convey a message of, "Hey, we gave them a show of it--how about we adjourn to the tavern for a seidel or five?
M42's graceful fan of lambent
light wears three of the Trapezium's stars plus two more nearby.