and he pulled down a thick gray
, dry-looking branch.
Some day I will show the world what it is; and for that reason the world shall never see my portrait of Dorian Gray
Then evening comes and the children call, and the buffaloes lumber up out of the sticky mud with noises like gunshots going off one after the other, and they all string across the gray
plain back to the twinkling village lights.
The most plausible and persistent of all the various inventors who snatched at Bell's laurels, was Elisha Gray
I have stayed the march of a King himself, ere now," replied the gray
figure, with stern composure.
Thus would the mate's voice repeat the thought of the master, both gazing ahead, while under their feet the ship rushes at some twelve knots in the direction of the lee shore; and only a couple of miles in front of her swinging and dripping jib-boom, carried naked with an upward slant like a spear, a gray
horizon closes the view with a multitude of waves surging upwards violently as if to strike at the stooping clouds.
Brother followed his example quickly, keeping a little to his left to get the wind that was blowing from the right, while Akela bounded fifty yards up wind, and, half-crouching, stiffened too.
I prayed, as I walked back along the gray
, lonely road, that my friend might soon be freed from his preoccupations and able to come down to take this heavy burden of responsibility from my shoulders.
It was Toto that made Dorothy laugh, and saved her from growing as gray
as her other surroundings.
suddenly a round compact cloud of smoke was seen merging from violet into gray
and milky white, and "boom
Forgive me," she besought him, "for I am old, and life is gray
to friendless girls.
Anne awoke to find raindrops pattering against her window and shadowing the pond's gray
surface with widening rings; hills and sea were hidden in mist, and the whole world seemed dim and dreary.
When Bartley looked out of his windows from the Savoy, the river was flashing silver and the gray
stone along the Embankment was bathed in bright, clear sunshine.
The younger, on the contrary, not wishing to become the wife of an old man, was equally zealous in removing every gray
hair she could find.
Endeavoring to orient himself, as a surveyor or navigator might say, the man moved his eyes slowly along its visible length and at a distance of a quarter-mile to the south of his station saw, dim and gray
in the haze, a group of horsemen riding to the north.