There were not lacking, however, evidences of what we may call the intelligent egoism of a youth who is charmed with the indolent, careless life of an only son, and who lives as it were in a gilded
But the May Lord, he of the gilded
staff, chancing to look into his Lady's eyes, was wonder struck at the almost pensive glance that met his own.
it was; and the handsomest room in the Province House was adorned by it.
All this gilded
elegance of the court, all these intrigues, sicken me.
There was a long silence, broken only by the ticking of the great gilded
clock on the chimney-piece.
No apothecary would have deemed himself in the way of obtaining custom without setting up a gilded
mortar, if not a head of Galen or Hippocrates, from the skilful hand of Drowne.
Here, where the dames of Rome their gilded
hair Waved to the wind, now wave the reed and thistle
He took it quickly out, but it was already quite gilded
It is vast, and has colonnades of noble pillars, and a great organ, and the customary pomp of gilded
moldings, pictures, frescoed ceilings, and so forth.
Jupiter was clad in a coat of mail, covered with black velvet, with gilt nails; and had it not been for the rouge, and the huge red beard, each of which covered one-half of his face,--had it not been for the roll of gilded
cardboard, spangled, and all bristling with strips of tinsel, which he held in his hand, and in which the eyes of the initiated easily recognized thunderbolts,--had not his feet been flesh-colored, and banded with ribbons in Greek fashion, he might have borne comparison, so far as the severity of his mien was concerned, with a Breton archer from the guard of Monsieur de Berry.
I am bringing it from the frownery - the one over there with the gilded
We peeped through the windows, and saw them planted in the middle of the warm room and ornamented with the most splendid things, with gilded
apples, with gingerbread, with toys, and many hundred lights!