The new compounds of sodium and chlorine also formed rectangular and gemlike
internal structures that had different properties.
That night he wakes up with a burning and tingling agony in his hand--"in his right hand-the very hand which Beatrice had grasped in her own when he was on the point of plucking one of the gemlike
Isn't it better to shield our internationally famous museum and our beloved gemlike
church from the encroachment of the urban sprawl?
Seamus Heaney's "most bracing read" of 2009 was also the collection, "a portrait of the Dubliner as a young European with a hard gemlike
gift for language, learning and mockery.
Both pursuits-despite efforts to seem effortless-cannot shake their precious, studied and gemlike
Mohsin Hamid's slender, gemlike
novel about a young Pakistani man's post-9/11 identity crisis receives illuminating but heavy-handed screen treatment in "The Reluctant Fundamentalist.
So I have to pick another radiant, gemlike
cherry and savor every drop of precious juice.
13) Other precious stones line the sides and bottom of the river (109-20), just as Orual describes herself as treading on gemlike
grass down into a shining gemlike
The jewel proves to be more lexical than Gautier's "Verbe" and the latter more gemlike
than the jewel.
Replete with numerous finely drawn characters, gripping episodes, wise humor, and a chromatic, gemlike
prose that surprises to the very end, Descencia's masterful scrutiny, revision, and humanization of history's wrenching emotional complexity recalls other excellent novels of recent years, such as Soldiers of Salamis by Javier Cercas, and J.
Not so with the speeches of Frederick Douglass, whose wartime writing still rings with clarity, concision, and a gemlike
brilliance of intellect and moral passion.
The aroma of about two pounds of gemlike
mussels in their open shells aswim in a delightfully fragrant bath was heady, indeed.
It could be citrus's vivid, gemlike
colors that inspire our devotion, encouraging in us a joyful optimism.
Yet socioeconomic, production, reception studies still outweigh studies that help us find that burning, gemlike
moment (pace Pater).
And how about the gorgeous item shown on the cover: a gemlike