Of course I did not leave him to pursue this occupation in quiet: I made several attempts to snatch the book from his hands, but he held it too firmly for that; I upbraided him in bitterness and scorn for his mean and dishonourable conduct, but that had no effect upon him; and, finally, I extinguished
both the candles, but he only wheeled round to the fire, and raising a blaze sufficient for his purposes, calmly continued the investigation.
Then a sudden puff of wind arose, and the Lamp was immediately extinguished
. Its owner lit it again, and said: "Boast no more, but henceforth be content to give thy light in silence.
When the light was extinguished
, She covered me warm, And she prayed to the angels To keep me from harm -- To the queen of the angels To shield me from harm.
Then suddenly there was a dull sound, a cry, the noise of a fall, the taper was extinguished
, and a dark figure fled in the moonlight, rushed across the garden, and vanished amid the shrubs at the farther side.
But as the rain came down in a flood, the little fellow was hopelessly a prisoner, and now stood with sullen aspect at a window, wondering whether the sun itself were not extinguished
by so much moisture in the sky.
NATURE is often hidden; sometimes overcome; seldom extinguished
. Force, maketh nature more violent in the return; doctrine and discourse, maketh nature less importune; but custom only doth alter and subdue nature.
Again, what reader doth not know that philosophy and religion in time moderated, and at last extinguished
, this grief?
Suddenly the bell that gives the signal for the end of the carnival sounded, and at the same instant all the moccoletti were extinguished
as if by enchantment.
A burst of flame rose toward the skies with an explosion like that of a hundred cannon; the air burned, ignited by flaming embers, then the frightful lightning disappeared, the brands sank, one after another, into the abyss, where they were extinguished
, and save for a slight vibration in the air, after a few minutes had elapsed one would have thought that nothing had happened.
The fire being extinguished
, the soldiers presented themselves, Digby at their head.
Then a gigantic hand issued from the shade, and fastened on the throat of the captain, who uttered a stifle rattle; his stretched-out arms beating the air, the torch fell and was extinguished
It signaled to her across the dark street; it was a sign of triumph shining there for ever, not to be extinguished
this side of the grave.