"Suddenly, just before the whistle, in came two ladies with a little poodle, and sat down opposite to me; not bad-looking women; one was in light blue, the other in black silk.
'light blue' seizes my cigar from between my fingers, and, wheugh!
It turned out that 'light blue' was an Englishwoman, governess or something, at Princess Bielokonski's, and the other woman was one of the old-maid princesses Bielokonski.
The slapping came off, too, as in your case; and the girl's dress was light blue!"
Her eyes (equally well preserved) were of that hard light blue
color which wears well, and does not wash out when tried by the test of tears.
The white stairs, the deep crimson of the carpet, and the light blue
of the dress made an effective combination of colour to set off the delicate carnation of that face, which, after the first glance given to the whole person, drew irresistibly your gaze to itself by an indefinable quality of charm beyond all analysis and made you think of remote races, of strange generations, of the faces of women sculptured on immemorial monuments and of those lying unsung in their tombs.
He looked me up and down with a searching light blue
Traddles, whom I have taken up by appointment at the turnpike, presents a dazzling combination of cream colour and light blue
; and both he and Mr.
His complexion was pale, not of that deadly pallor which is a kind of neutral beauty, but of a bilious, yellow hue; his colorless hair was short and scarcely extended beyond the circle formed by the hat around his head, and his light blue
eyes seemed destitute of any expression.
A thorough Frenchman, the national characteristic of ferocity had not been omitted by nature in compounding the ingredients of his character; it had appeared first in his access of drunken wrath, when some of his demonstrations of hatred to my person were of a truly fiendish character, and now it was more covertly betrayed by momentary contractions of the features, and flashes of fierceness in his light blue
eyes, when their glance chanced to encounter mine.
The walls were of light blue
, soft, yet full of color, and the carpet, of some plain material, was of the same shade.
At any rate she purchased a yellow shawl, a pair of green boots, and a light blue
hat with a red feather with three guineas which Rebecca gave her, and as little Sharp was by no means too liberal with her money, no doubt it was for services rendered that Betty Martin was so bribed.