"I will bear only a garland of our fairest flowers; these will I wind about him, and their bright faces, looking lovingly in his, will bring sweet thoughts to his dark
mind, and their soft breath steal in like gentle words.
The story of Doctor Reefy and his courtship of the tall dark
girl who became his wife and left her money to him is a very curious story.
Gather round the bright steel of your King; strong as the rocks of my land, that meet the storm with joy, and stretch their dark
pines to the wind.'
"But this is very important, from General Dokhturov," said Bolkhovitinov, entering the open door which he had found by feeling in the dark
"Suppose," said Ojo, "you wait here and let me do the climbing, for it's on my account we're searching for the dark
As he prepared to make the first stroke of the razor, most of his face white with lather, he noticed a dark
patch of skin on his forehead just between the eye-brows and above.
Not knowing their names, the landlord distinguished them, at the coroner's suggestion, as the fair gentleman, and the dark
But it passed and spared me, and left the night about me suddenly dark
and un- familiar.
Symon, the official guardian and guide, was a young man, prematurely gray, with a grave mouth which contrasted curiously with a very small, dark
mustache with waxed points, that seemed somehow, separate from it, as if a black fly had settled on his face.
"Well it wasn't a bird--at least not a regular bird," said Ned in a low voice, as once more he looked at the dark
and gloomy jungle that stretched back from the river and behind the little clearing where the camp had been made.
I like not this dark
hole nor the strange garments you have placed upon me."
We were afraid only of the dark
. We had no germs of religion, no conceptions of an unseen world.