The housekeeper felt a little appalled, when, after cloaks, coats, shawls, and socks had been taken off in succession, the large black hood was removed, and the dark ringlets, shining like the ravenâ€™s wing, fell from her head, and left the sweet but commanding features
of the young lady exposed to view.
The contemporary home was built 10 years ago to the specification of the current owners' wishes, and it's no surprise that the view was the commanding feature
that informed the eventual design.
Choose your favourite of these shades and go all out on a commanding feature
Island culture is a commanding feature
of Atlantic Canada.
But bleary as my eyes were, they were totally absorbed by the majesty of Cape Town's commanding feature
. The granite cliffs just towered over the vast city below it.
The talented 25-year-old director, wbo was prized last year at Cannes for his short "A Very Very Silent Film," nevertheless makes a commanding feature
debut that should earn him the attention of festivals and maybe a few specialized slots.
From the terraces, attention is drawn to a large bubbling urn, the spa's commanding feature
. It's also a deliberate "casual edge" in a project that mixes extemporaneous and elegant.
One of the commanding features
of the house is the staircase - something you would imagine sweeping down in a ball gown.
While the decoration of the gate includes rosettes and linear borders of bricks in alternating colours against a predominating blue background, the commanding features
are the reliefs which are in the form of bulls and dragons.