It throws its unobtrusive tinge throughout the room, with a faint ruddiness upon the walls and ceiling, and a reflected gleam
upon the polish of the furniture.
The whole picture was a flickering scheme of green gleams
and shifting rusty black shadows, strangely trying to the eyes.
Why, it will gleam
through the holes, and make thee look like a jack-o'-lantern
Sam watched them as they went, the light sending back fitful gleams
through the dripping bushes, and it was not till they were fairly out of sight that he ventured to draw breath freely.
Unfortunately for Astoria, this bright gleam
of sunshine was soon overclouded.
He has gone mad; and thence has come this gleam
The next day Tarzan was practicing with his bow and arrows at the first gleam
said the Emperor reassured, and with a kindly gleam
in his eyes, he patted Michaud on the shoulder.
She watched him with eyes in which there was a gleam
sometimes almost of horror.
Here the Company were quartered in a scattered mountain hamlet, and Alleyne spent the day looking down upon the swarming army which poured with gleam
of spears and flaunt of standards through the narrow pass.
She had told Anne that she never felt satisfied without a gleam
of red somewhere about her, if it were only a flower.
of sunshine had caught one of the windows, which shone like fire.
The lawyer's gray eyes tried not to laugh, but they were dancing with irrepressible glee, and Alexey Alexandrovitch saw that it was not simply the delight of a man who has just got a profitable job: there was triumph and joy, there was a gleam
like the malignant gleam
he saw in his wife's eyes.
They thronged the narrow length of our schooner's decks with their ornamented and barbarous crowd, with the variegated colours of checkered sarongs, red turbans, white jackets, embroideries; with the gleam
of scabbards, gold rings, charms, armlets, lance blades, and jewelled handles of their weapons.
He found it out, however, by another circumstance which he had not expected--namely, by certain gleams
of light, which he presently guessed to proceed from Silas Marner's cottage.