As they walked along Philip felt himself overwhelmed by the rich luxuriance
His iron will, accustomed to overcome all obstacles, never finding itself inferior or vanquished on any occasion, to be foiled in so vast a project from not having foreseen the influence which a view of nature in all its luxuriance
would have on the human mind
The tropical luxuriance
of the foliage that dripped almost to the water's edge and the vivid colors of the blooms that shot the green made a most gorgeous spectacle.
O warm spicy land of my birth," sang the Canary bird; "I will sing of thy dark-green bowers, of the calm bays where the pendent boughs kiss the surface of the water; I will sing of the rejoicing of all my brothers and sisters where the cactus grows in wanton luxuriance
Absolute assent to the separation between church and state and to its successor separation, the separation between public and private, is the blind spot enabling Ammons's luxuriances
But these luxuriances
only formed a more horrid contrast with his watery eyes, his shriveled complexion and straight black lips.
In comparison, the luxuriances
of, say, Howard Hodgkin or Jules Olitski look almost mild.