Their backs were polished vermilion, with black spots
. I kept as still as I could.
It is of a brilliant gold color - about the size of a large hickory-nut - with two jet black spots
near one extremity of the back, and another, somewhat longer, at the other.
But what caught my most interested attention at the moment that the sun's rays set the cliff's face a-shimmer, was the several black spots
which now appeared quite plainly in evidence high across the gorgeous wall close to the forest's top, and extending apparently below and behind the branches.
Sulivan remarks, that the difference i the prevailing colours was so obvious, that in looking fo the herds near Port Pleasant, they appeared from a lon distance like black spots
, whilst south of Choiseul Soun they appeared like white spots on the hill-sides.
Upon the green waters of the canal bordered with marble, upon which time had already scattered black spots
and tufts of mossy grass, there glided majestically a long, flat bark adorned with the arms of England, surmounted by a dais, and carpeted with long damasked stuffs, which trailed their fringes in the water.
Now all the pig family are pink, or pink with black spots
, but this pig child was smutty black all over; when it had been popped into a tub, it proved to be Yock-yock.
I can't do that; they'd have the black spot
on me by then.
Not once did she look back upon the ruin that brooded like a huge monster--a black spot
in the darkness that enveloped it.
Ahab's hat was never restored; the wild hawk flew on and on with it; far in advance of the prow: and at last disappeared; while from the point of that disappearance, a minute black spot
was dimly discerned, falling from that vast height into the sea.
They were "cestracio philippi" sharks, with brown backs and whitish bellies, armed with eleven rows of teeth-- eyed sharks--their throat being marked with a large black spot
surrounded with white like an eye.
Bulstrode's eyes of an ugly black spot
on the landscape at Stone Court, but not relieving him of the dread that the black spot
might reappear and become inseparable even from the vision of his hearth.
but happiest, beyond all comparison, are those excellent STRULDBRUGS, who, being born exempt from that universal calamity of human nature, have their minds free and disengaged, without the weight and depression of spirits caused by the continual apprehensions of death!" I discovered my admiration that I had not observed any of these illustrious persons at court; the black spot
on the forehead being so remarkable a distinction, that I could not have easily overlooked it: and it was impossible that his majesty, a most judicious prince, should not provide himself with a good number of such wise and able counsellors.