Neither is reason among them a point problematical, as with us, where men can argue with plausibility on both sides of the question, but strikes you with immediate conviction; as it must needs do, where it is not mingled, obscured, or discoloured
, by passion and interest.
The stair carpet was ruffled and discoloured
where I had crouched, soaked to the skin from the thunderstorm the night of the catastrophe.
Paul's Rocks, non-volcanic -- Singular Incrustations -- Insects the first Colonists of Islands -- Fernando Noronha -- Bahia -- Burnished Rocks -- Habits of a Diodon -- Pelagic Confervae and Infusoria -- Causes of discoloured Sea.
Peron, the distinguished naturalist, in the Voyage aux Terres Australes, gives no less than twelve references to voyagers who have alluded to the discoloured waters of the sea (vol.
It was two storeys high; showed no window, nothing but a door on the lower storey and a blind forehead of discoloured
wall on the upper; and bore in every feature, the marks of prolonged and sordid negligence.
Soon in the shadow I saw a pale light, half discoloured
by the fog, shining about a mile from us.
When I paint the woodwork with white gloss it discolours
. What can I use to stop this?
If the ivory has aged naturally, the outer layer discolours
differently from the inner parts where the ivory has been carved.