It was strong enough to wave the branches of the trees, and it was more than strong enough to sway the trailing sprays of untrimmed
ivy hanging from the wall.
He wore the white riding-coat and top-boots, then in vogue, and the light of the fire touching their light surfaces made him look very pale, with his long brown hair, all untrimmed
, hanging loose about him.
So thinking, his untrimmed
hair fell down about his shoulders, the stone slab at the side of the antelope skin was dented into a little hole by the foot of his brass-handled crutch, and the place between the tree-trunks, where the begging-bowl rested day after day, sunk and wore into a hollow almost as smooth as the brown shell itself; and each beast knew his exact place at the fire.
In the first place his red beard, ragged and untrimmed
, hid much of his face, and his hair was long; but the most surprising change in him was his extreme thinness.
A double-breasted jacket of some dark frieze-like material fitted closely to her figure, while her straight blue skirt, untrimmed
and ungathered, was cut so short that the lower curve of her finely-turned legs was plainly visible beneath it, terminating in a pair of broad, flat, low-heeled and square-toed shoes.
Halfway down his chest descended an untrimmed
The dress was a sombre grayish beige, untrimmed
and unbraided, and she wore a small turban of the same dull hue, relieved only by a suspicion of white feather in the side.
A prodigious growth of whiskers, greyish-dirty and untrimmed
for years, sprouted from his face.
When York Minster afterwards came on shore, they noticed him in the same way, and told him he ought to shave; yet he had not twenty dwarf hairs on his face, whilst we all wore our untrimmed
Behind it lay a few desolate fields, and then the brown heath-clad summit of the hill; before it (enclosed by stone walls, and entered by an iron gate, with large balls of grey granite - similar to those which decorated the roof and gables - surmounting the gate-posts) was a garden, - once stocked with such hard plants and flowers as could best brook the soil and climate, and such trees and shrubs as could best endure the gardener's torturing shears, and most readily assume the shapes he chose to give them, - now, having been left so many years untilled and untrimmed
, abandoned to the weeds and the grass, to the frost and the wind, the rain and the drought, it presented a very singular appearance indeed.
You show me a man who has a house, badly in need of paint, a closet full of shotguns and rifles, walls covered with prints of birds dogs and sporting scenes but no furniture, an untrimmed
lawn and a yard full of retrievers, and I'll show you a man who spent his life dreaming--with very few regrets.
She says problems are also caused by street furniture, untrimmed
hedges and people parking on footpaths, as well as tables and chairs outside establishments in the city centre.