When the sun had entirely emerged from the fog, and fields and mist
were aglow with dazzling light- as if he had only awaited this to begin the action- he drew the glove from his shapely white hand, made a sign with it to the marshals, and ordered the action to begin.
He was gobbling mincemeat, meatbone, bread, cheese, and pork pie, all at once: staring distrustfully while he did so at the mist all round us, and often stopping - even stopping his jaws - to listen.
Why, I see the mist shake with the cannon, arter it was broad day - But this man;" he had said all the rest, as if he had forgotten my being there; "did you notice anything in him?"
The time goes on; and no sign of an inhabited dwelling looms through the mist. I begin to get fidgety and irritable; I find myself secretly doubting the trustworthiness of the guide.
This done, he disappears in the mist, with the bridle hanging loose, and the pony's nose to the ground, as before.
"Keep where you are," the guard called to the voice in the mist, "because, if I should make a mistake, it could never be set right in your lifetime.
The figures of a horse and rider came slowly through the eddying mist, and came to the side of the mail, where the passenger stood.
It hung together in banks, flowing slug- gishly down the slope of the land and driving reluctantly before the wind, and very slowly it combined with the mist
and moisture of the air, and sank to the earth in the form of dust.
Nor could the young bride any longer deny that a radiance was breaking through the mist, and changing its dim hue to a dusky red, which continually grew more vivid, as if brilliant particles were interfused with the gloom.
But soon they were to be hidden from her eye Densely and dark the mists began to gather below, casting black spots of shadow on the vast landscape, and sailing heavily to one centre, as if the loftiest mountain peak had summoned a council of its kindred clouds.
Oh, I wish this mist
would never lift--I wish I could just stay in it forever, hidden away from every living being.
I was troubled; a mist
came over my eyes, and I felt a faintness seize me, but I was quickly restored by the cold gale of the mountains.
had rolled up more thickly than ever and the queer little structure was almost invisible.
"He came up to the window in the mist
, as I had seen him often before, but he was solid then, not a ghost, and his eyes were fierce like a man's when angry.
Yon orb That pales upon the flood of broad Kiang, When did she first through twilight mists
unveil Her wonders to the world?