This shortly brought them to a be- witching spring, whose basin was incrusted with a frostwork
of glittering crystals; it was in the midst of a cavern whose walls were supported by many fan- tastic pillars which had been formed by the joining of great stalactites and stalagmites together, the result of the ceaseless water-drip of centuries.
He is one of those, perchance the most hopeless of all sinners, who practise such an exemplary system of outward duties, that even a deadly crime may be hidden from their own sight and remembrance, under this unreal frostwork
When they are real, they are not glass threads or frostwork
, but the solidest thing we know.
No feeling - it is nothing but glittering frostwork
Hay espeleotemas morfologicamente similares a flores, ritas y frostwork, (sensu Hill & Forti, 1997); pero se requiere un trabajo mas detallado para su clasificacion.
Se identificaronotros espeleotemas con morfologias similares a flores, rims y frostwork de acuerdo con las definiciones del Hill & Forti (1997).
The impetus of Advent is revealed in God's creation: in the slanted light of fading afternoon; in the hours after midnight: the springtime constellations tangled low in branches; and in the granule frostwork
of the dawn.
Sandford~ on "Greek Authoresses" for The Edinburgh Review 55 (1832): 198, notes that Sappho gives "strictly a physical picture" of love in the second ode--"no play of the fancy--no fairy frostwork
If you have such a window in your home, you may have noticed frostworks
only form when the thermometer dips close to zero.