i don't say this because of any sway to her walk, like a cornfield spit upon by the mountains, or a stumble in her feet, like a stone kicked by a curious child, or any way her eyes fixed upon
the living sidewalk as it gurgled and gorged on flowers while they struggled to break the plane of the sun
An aged stranger entered and moved with slow and noiseless step up the main aisle, his eyes fixed upon
the minister, his long body clothed in a robe that reached to his feet, his head bare, his white hair descending in a frothy cataract to his shoulders, his seamy face unnaturally pale, pale even to ghastliness.
Jammed in tight were the accoutrements of this two-year-old - appliances, contraptions, doodads, doohickeys, paraphernalia and colourful provisions, to set up and supply her with the essential tackle, thingamajigs, and whatchamacallits that her little heart is fixed upon
As soon as they have risen one rung in the social or economic ladder, their eyes are fixed upon
The travels depicted by both Heine and Fontane have Hegel's itinerary of absolute spirit as philosophical precedent: but while Fontane's journalistic project, fixed upon
objectivity, wholeness, and the Prussian state, has an affinity with Hegel's system, Heine's playful, anti-nationalistic, sensualist, here-and-now orientation suggests an emancipatory social vision in clear rejection of Hegel.
Like a lot of young people, I was fixed upon
appearances, and the idea of surrendering my hard-fought idea of myself was improbable at best.
The problem, however, is that most of us have our eyes fixed upon
the size and strength of the enemy, and not on all that is behind us that virtually assures us of victory, namely, faith, hope, love, prayer, divine grace, the sacraments, the gifts and fruits of the Holy Spirit, the charisms, the wisdom of the great doctors of the Church, the prayers of the saints, and protection of the angels, and God Himself.
Their eyes, radiant with glory, are fixed upon
Surely, as Jonathan Israel has argued, one sight-line ought to be fixed upon
the "radical Enlightenment" coming out of the Dutch Republic.
The date for each draw will be fixed upon
the sale of 5,000 tickets.
Also known as an Oxford cap, it consists of a horizontal square board fixed upon
a skull-cap, with a tassel, or liripipe, attached to the centre.
In 1522, nine years before the appearance of the first emblem book, Emblematum liber, its author, Andrea Alciato, explained in a now-famous letter to Francesco Calvo that he had compiled a collection of epigrams entitled Emblemata: these literary exercises, he said, might assist painters, goldsmiths, and founders in designing trademarks or badges to be fixed upon
in your own concerns; let your thoughts be fixed upon
that which will rehabilitate the fortunes of mankind and sanctify the hearts and souls of men," Baha'u'llah wrote.
The inability to modify behavior to meet the pre-incarceration standard (separate from simply not meeting the standard) is also likely to be appraised, especially if blame for the incarceration is fixed upon
During "The Mousetrap" Hicks's gaze remained fixed upon
Claudius and Gertrude.