She was a delicate, ethereal creature, swaying and willowy
, light and graceful of movement.
Roads ran in every direction, and she saw countless farmhouses of which she had never dreamed when sailing on the lonely river a few feet the other side of the willowy
During this voyage we passed many willowy
islands and saw several beautiful towns.
There she was, tall, round-bosomed and willowy
, in her starched muslin and flapping Leghorn, as he had seen her under the orange-trees in the Mission garden.
She was tall and willowy
. Her eyes, shaded by her hat, were large and grey.
When they went once more into the long hall with the windows and the mirrors, yellow evening was dropping over the waters and the willowy
banks; and a bittern sounded in the distance like an elf upon his dwarfish drum.
She was a commonplace middle-aged woman, in silk and cashmere; but the lady on the left of my father was not more than twenty, a tall, slim, willowy
figure, with luxuriant blond hair, arranged in cunning braids and folds that looked almost too massive for the slight figure and the small-featured, thin-lipped face they crowned.
TV cook Nigella Lawson on the downside of travelling "In my mind I'm still a tall, willowy
, 39-year-old blonde."
"In my mind I'm still a tall, willowy
, 39-year-old blonde" - Dame Judi Dench, below.
Standing 7 feet and 7 inches tall and tied with Gheorghe Muresan as the NBA's tallest player, the willowy
Sudanese giant suited up four teams in a career that spanned 10 seasons.
With elaborate sleeves and a busy, full-length frock, the willowy
38-yearold Gone Girl star, wisely kept the rest of her look minimalist with nude make-up and loose, unfussy locks.
8DA YESTERDAY'S SOLUTIONS WEE THINKER ACROSS: 1 Sailing boat 8 Sag 9 Rut 11 Predict 12 Samba 13 Aid 14 Yes 15 Success 17 Nod 19 Kale 21 Item 23 Quid 25 Limo 27 Dab 29 Willowy
31 Gas 34 Ape 36 Ashes 37 Oarsman 38 Lie 39 End 40 Advertising DOWN: 1 Sari 2 Aged 3 Leisure 4 Notice 5 Basis 6 Army 7 Tube 8 Spawn 10 Taste 16 Ski 18 Dim 20 Add 22 Tow 24 Upwards 25 Legal 26 Almost 28 Blend 30 Issue 32 Asia 33 Shed 34 Amen 35 Pang QUICKIE ACROSS: 7 Bridles 9 Loner 10 Empty 11 Mediate 12 Sit 13 Diamonds 16 Shanghai 17 She 19 Whatsit 21 Eilat 22 Adieu 23 Coastal DOWN: 1 Abreast 2 Dispatch 3 Clay 4 Gladioli 5 Anna 6 Oriel 8 Sympathetic 13 Dinosaur 14 Desolate 15 Fertile 18 Swear 20 Arid 21 Elan