On one side of the saddle hung a short battle-axe, richly
inlaid with Damascene carving; on the other the rider's plumed head-piece and hood of mail, with a long two-handed sword, used by the chivalry of the period.
The richest hangings and the thickest carpets, glistening flagstones and pictures, with their richly
gilded frames; in every direction could be seen candelabra, mirrors, and furniture and fittings of the most sumptuous character; in every direction, also, were guards of the proudest military bearing, with floating plumes, crowds of attendants and courtiers in the ante-chambers and upon the staircases.
In the corner of the room upon a richly
carved golden throne, sat the fox-king, surrounded by a group of other foxes, all of whom wore great spectacles over their eyes, making them look solemn and important.
when she displays her dainty outline, her richly
ornamented form, and chatters gaily with the foolish man!
Then she went in to her mother and sister, and as she was so richly
covered with gold, they gave her a warm welcome.
Many were the inquiries she was eager to make of Miss Tilney; but so active were her thoughts, that when these inquiries were answered, she was hardly more assured than before, of Northanger Abbey having been a richly
endowed convent at the time of the Reformation, of its having fallen into the hands of an ancestor of the Tilneys on its dissolution, of a large portion of the ancient building still making a part of the present dwelling although the rest was decayed, or of its standing low in a valley, sheltered from the north and east by rising woods of oak.
I cannot describe the satisfaction his work gave me; I can only impart some sense of it, perhaps, by saying that it was like a happiness I had been waiting for all my life, and now that it had come, I was richly
The furniture was made of rare old woods richly
carved and covered with delicate satins, and the entire palace was lighted by a mysterious rosy glow that seemed to come from no particular place but flooded each apartment with its soft and pleasing radiance.
At these words he started up, and beheld--not his Sophia--no, nor a Circassian maid richly
and elegantly attired for the grand Signior's seraglio.
Miss Universe 1994 Sushmita Sen has congratulated the Philippines for what she called 'another richly
deserved victory' in the recently concluded Miss Universe 2018.
Captivity is an exciting and engrossing historical epic that richly
rewards the reader.
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