Its like you took a painting of a lush forest and put it in a splintery
old woody picture frame, then hung it on the wall on a rusty railroad spike.
Today it had a blueberry smear across the skirt where a toddler had reached for me with a sticky hand, and a catch in the fabric where it caught the splintery
edge of a wooden table.
At places it is splintery
with well developed laminations.
She recalls that pleasant time, and there on the splintery
bench a new thought cooks in her brain.
This wasn't Proustian, elegiac and nostalgic; it was more splintery
, more Swiftian.
Its benches tend to be splintery
, dirty and broken, discouraging rather than encouraging sitting.
It is characterized by thin laminae breaking with an irregular curving fracture, often splintery
and usually parallel to the often indistinguishable bedding plane.
prepare your floorboards When preparing wooden floorboards before painting them, you may find that patches are splintery
and can't be sanded smooth.
A young vampire has a "vonderful" time at the beach--once he learns to avoid the sun, the splintery
boardwalk, and the garlic laced clams at the snack shop.
Prior to this renovation, back in 2004, the splintery
wood floors that had to be sprinkled with water before every class were replaced by Arlekino linoleum floors.
When Sammy first meets Tracy Bacon, the Christian actor who will ultimately become his one real lover, he feels deeply inadequate: "big, radiant, confident fellows with string-bass voices always made him feel acutely how puny, dark, and Jewish he was, a goofy little curlicue of ink stamped on a sheet of splintery
7) demonstrate some hornfelsic, splintery
felted textures but no high-grade (amphibolite-facies) assemblages were noted in that area.
It's a bread-knife-to-the-sternum type of experience, the hissing, the wanting to know, the splintery
edge of sawed bone.
They were nothing more than splintery
pine slats sloppily nailed together and stuffed with padding, but they were mammoth, some approaching eight feet in height.
Some are splintery
, risking perforated intestines and other internal injuries.