twinkling stars

twinkling stars

[′twink·liŋ ′stärz]
(astronomy)
Rapid fluctuations of the brightness and size of the images of stars caused by turbulence in the earth's atmosphere.
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Clothed in a mantle of dazzling gold or draped in rags of black clouds like a beggar, the might of the Westerly Wind sits enthroned upon the western horizon with the whole North Atlantic as a footstool for his feet and the first twinkling stars making a diadem for his brow.
At this there was bustling at the Sheriff's castle, and men ran hither and thither upon this business and upon that, while the forge fires of Nottingham glowed red far into the night like twinkling stars, for all the smiths of the town were busy making or mending armor for the Sheriff's troop of escort.
Later that night, as Tarzan curled himself for sleep, he lay for a long time looking up at the burning planets and the twinkling stars and at Goro the moon, and he smiled.
He saw overhead a black and tempestuous sky, across which the wind was driving clouds that occasionally suffered a twinkling star to appear; before him was the vast expanse of waters, sombre and terrible, whose waves foamed and roared as if before the approach of a storm.
Do you see the twinkling star, that is, may be, the length of four rifles above the prairie; hereaway, to the North I mean?
So does a whole world, with all its greatnesses and littlenesses, lie in a twinkling star.
As Lady Gaga's performance began, Intel Shooting Star drones created a backdrop of colourful formations in the sky including twinkling stars that transformed into red and blue moving stars, before creating the American Flag for a dramatic finale that brought Lady Gaga to center stage on the field.
Far out to sea, the flickering gas lamps on fishermen's boats synchronize with the twinkling stars and other heavenly bodies, completing the display of grandeur.
Using the technology, the producers of the video have created dramatic effects on the singer's face, which ranges from creating trickle of water and twinkling stars.
Intermittent twinkling Stars of the show last week, unable to light Blues' touchpaper this, young attackers Che Adams and Isaac Vassell are still learning their trades.
According to the company, as Lady Gaga's performance began, Intel Shooting Star drones created a backdrop of colourful formations in the sky including twinkling stars that transformed into red and blue moving stars, before creating the American Flag for a dramatic finale that brought Lady Gaga to centre stage on the field.
I imagined my sister's spirit up amongst the twinkling stars.