It was hot; and after walking some time over the gardens
in a scattered, dispersed way, scarcely any three together, they insensibly followed one another to the delicious shade of a broad short avenue of limes, which stretching beyond the garden
at an equal distance from the river, seemed the finish of the pleasure grounds.
No; that garden
is cultivated by the own hands of Signor Giacomo Rappaccini, the famous doctor, who, I warrant him, has been heard of as far as Naples.
Wherein I, for my part, do not like images cut out in juniper or other garden
stuff; they be for children.
It was to little purpose that Fouquet had squandered thirty millions of francs in the fountains of his gardens
, in the crucibles of his sculptors, in the writing-desks of his literary friends, in the portfolios of his painters; vainly had he fancied that thereby he might be remembered.
So, too, is it impossible to conjecture just what her emotions may have been as she discerned the lights of a flier speeding rapidly out of the distance from that very direction, as though impelled toward her garden
by the very intensity of the princess' thoughts.
If you are a burgess of the gardens
(which have a vocabulary of their own), the faces of these quaint mothers are a clock to you, in which you may read the ages of their young.
Slowly but steadily the heartless Mangaboos drove them on, until they had passed through the city and the gardens
and come to the broad plains leading to the mountain.
Did he not have enough to think about to keep the gardens
so that his royal master and mistress might find pleasure in the shaded walks, the well-kept sward, and the gorgeous beds of foliage plants and blooming flowers which he set with such wondrous precision in the formal garden
Standing on the ledge he could see trees far away, which were doubtless the Kensington Gardens
, and the moment he saw them he entirely forgot that he was now a little boy in a nightgown, and away he flew, right over the houses to the Gardens
was large and elaborate, and there were many exits from the house into the garden
The hop-vine, too, had begun to grow luxuriantly over the sides of the little edifice, and made an interior of verdant seclusion, with innumerable peeps and glimpses into the wider solitude of the garden
Once when he was sitting on his garden
wall, smoking a pipe in the evening, an Italian organ- grinder came round with a monkey on a string.
You should not mope all day in your rooms, but should come out into the green garden
, and hear the birds sing with joy among the trees, and see the butterflies fluttering above the flowers, and hear the bees and insects hum, and watch the sunbeams chase the dew-drops through the rose-leaves and in the lily-cups.
PETER was most dreadfully frightened; he rushed all over the garden
, for he had forgotten the way back to the gate.
was crossed by a path of red gravel, edged by a border of thick box, of many years' growth, and of a tone and color that would have delighted the heart of Delacroix, our modern Rubens.