The body of my wife, arrayed in her richest robes and decked
with all her jewels, was laid upon the bier.
And the witch herself assumed the form of the Queen, and decked
herself out in the royal robes, and sat among the Court ladies, awaiting the King's return.
Nor were their ornaments like those in use to-day, set off by Tyrian purple, and silk tortured in endless fashions, but the wreathed leaves of the green dock and ivy, wherewith they went as bravely and becomingly decked
as our Court dames with all the rare and far-fetched artifices that idle curiosity has taught them.
To see you come tripping along decked
out in all your gay plumage and trolling forth a roundelay, one would think you had not a care in all the world.
It is decked
, quite water-tight, and held together by solid bolts.