The thin white hands shook a little and Colin's flush grew deeper as he set the rose in the mould
and held it while old Ben made firm the earth.
It was seen in his appreciating notice of the vase of flowers, the scent of which he inhaled with a zest almost peculiar to a physical organization so refined that spiritual ingredients are moulded
in with it.
His whole high, broad form, seemed made of solid bronze, and shaped in an unalterable mould
, like Cellini's cast Perseus.
I can see them now, exactly as they looked, working about the table in the lamplight: Jake with his heavy features, so rudely moulded
that his face seemed, somehow, unfinished; Otto with his half-ear and the savage scar that made his upper lip curl so ferociously under his twisted moustache.
It possessed many possibilities, was capable of being moulded
into many different forms.