His vision became more acute as the shades of evening settled on the place; and even after the stars were glimmering above his head, he was able to distinguish the recumbent
forms of his companions, as they lay stretched on the grass, and to note the person of Chingachgook, who sat upright and motionless as one of the trees which formed the dark barrier on every side.
So saying, he stooped over the bed of the recumbent
swineherd, and whispered something in his ear in Saxon.
Cautiously I approached the recumbent
figure, on noiseless feet.
had taken up her position in the middle of a great bay; she dropped her anchor; immediately, as if she were a recumbent
giant requiring examination, small boats came swarming about her.
A guttural snore from the recumbent
man caused her to turn and look down at him.
The pony had wandered eight or ten yards further away; and he had managed, somehow, to remove himself from the middle of the road: I found him seated in a recumbent
position on the bank, - looking very white and sickly still, and holding his cambric handkerchief (now more red than white) to his head.
Accordingly, they went down to the drawing-room, where the esteemed lady with no nonsense about her, was recumbent
as usual, while Sissy worked beside her.
Meeting with nothing more attractive than the same faint outlines of swell and interval, which every where rose before his drowsy eyes, he changed his position so as completely to turn his back on his dangerous neighbour, and suffered his person to sink sluggishly down into its former recumbent
The details are finely worked out; the repose proper to hair in a recumbent
and inactive attitude is charmingly expressed.
Like snails we wound our silent and careful way among the huge, recumbent
These mountains placed thus, like the pillars of a gigantic gateway, are shaped after the fashion of a woman's breasts, and at times the mists and shadows beneath them take the form of a recumbent
woman, veiled mysteriously in sleep.
And yet nowhere about her, in antechamber or corridor, was there sign of any other being than herself and the recumbent
figure of Tario, the jeddak, who watched her through half-closed eyes from the gorgeous trappings of his regal couch.