Rebecca, Adam thought, as he took off his hat and saluted the pretty panorama,--Rebecca, with her tall slenderness
, her thoughtful brow, the fire of young joy in her face, her fillet of dark braided hair, might have been a young Muse or Sibyl; and the flowery hayrack, with its freight of blooming girlhood, might have been painted as an allegorical picture of The Morning of Life.
Monsieur Bourais hid part of the choir from view, but directly in front of her, the flock of maidens, wearing white wreaths over their lowered veils, formed a snow-white field, and she recognised her darling by the slenderness
of her neck and her devout attitude.
Skiff Miller, cool and collected, the obstinate flush a trifle deeper on his forehead, his huge muscles bulging under the black cloth of his coat, carefully looked the poet up and down as though measuring the strength of his slenderness
Stubble, as may be supposed from his size and slenderness
, was of the Light Bobs.
The Assistant Commissioner's figure before this big and rustic Presence had the frail slenderness
of a reed addresssing an oak.
She can effortlessly evoke the vulnerability of a teenage girl, for instance, "the slenderness
of her twiglike legs", and how it's "emphasised by her clumpy trainers".
For that it was considered simply supported castellated beams with different values of the web-post slenderness
Or look for a ball gown that cinches in at your natural waist and descends into a full, flowing floor-length skirt - it will capitalise on your slenderness
and camouflage a lack of hips.
It has an ash frame engineered down to exquisite slenderness
and manufactured by Cassina; this is paired with a woven cane seat hand-made by impagliatrici, female straw-weavers from the village of Chiavari in Liguria.
The SHS were fabricated by spot-welding and had plate width-to thickness ratios between 42 and 120, resulting in plate slenderness
ratios between 1.
Other examples include female slenderness
, as opposed to more robust somatotypes.
The differences in the mechanical properties and dimensional stability characteristics of the WPC panels of the four LCMs may be attributed to variations in their physical, chemical, and anatomical properties as well as to differences in the particle dimensions and their slenderness
ratios (Table 3).