, low sun glared angrily from a chaotic sky upon a confused and tremendous sea dashing itself upon a coast.
Who would not give free access to distrust, Seeing disdain unveiled
, and- bitter change!- All his suspicions turned to certainties, And the fair truth transformed into a lie?
As for the moral turpitude that man unveiled
to me, even with tears of penitence, I can not, even in memory, dwell on it without a start of horror.
Pale, motionless, overwhelmed by this frightful revelation, dazzled by the superhuman beauty of this woman who unveiled
herself before him with an immodesty which appeared to him sublime, he ended by falling on his knees before her as the early Christians did before those pure and holy martyrs whom the persecution of the emperors gave up in the circus to the sanguinary sensuality of the populace.
His confidence had unveiled
the sinister project of the queen.
We can imagine the enthusiasm of the worthy captain when he beheld the vast and mountainous scene of his adventurous enterprise thus suddenly unveiled
The young man takes the girl his father selects for him, marries her, and after that she is unveiled
, and he sees her for the first time.
He had partially unveiled
the face of Nature, but her immortal lineaments were still a wonder and a mystery.
The first time I saw my wife unveiled
, when she had been brought to my house with the usual ceremonies, I was enchanted to find that I had not been deceived in regard to the account that had been given me of her beauty.
Awestruck at the sight of the mysteries of the earth, thus unveiled
before my unworthy eye, I said to my Companion, "Behold, I am become as a God.
The beauty of the island is unveiled
as diminishing distance shows you in distincter shape its lovely peaks, but it keeps its secret as you sail by, and, darkly inviolable, seems to fold itself together in a stony, inaccessible grimness.
We have been taught to tremble at the terrific visages of murdering janizaries, and to blush at the unveiled
mysteries of a future seraglio.