Toward sunset we entered a beautiful green valley dotted with chalets, a cozy little domain hidden away from the busy world in a cloistered nook among giant precipices topped with snowy
peaks that seemed to float like islands above the curling surf of the sea of vapor that severed them from the lower world.
Rachel now took down a snowy moulding-board, and, tying on an apron, proceeded quietly to making up some biscuits, first saying to Mary,--"Mary, hadn't thee better tell John to get a chicken ready?
She saw the door open into the other room; saw the supper-table, with its snowy cloth; heard the dreamy murmur of the singing tea-kettle; saw Ruth tripping backward and forward, with plates of cake and saucers of preserves, and ever and anon stopping to put a cake into Harry's hand, or pat his head, or twine his long curls round her snowy fingers.
Anne came dancing home in the purple winter twilight across the snowy
To the southwest, the eye ranged over an immense extent of wilderness, with what appeared to be a snowy
vapor resting upon its horizon.
This road doesn't give him a chance--it's too snowy
,' said Vasili Andreevich, who prided himself on his good horse.
The sun is yet high in the heavens; before it descends to hide itself behind your snowy
precipices and illuminate another world, you will have heard my story and can decide.
And when a year was passed and the seasons came round as the months waned, and many days were accomplished, she bare nine daughters, all of one mind, whose hearts are set upon song and their spirit free from care, a little way from the topmost peak of snowy Olympus.
116-138) Verily at the first Chaos came to be, but next wide-bosomed Earth, the ever-sure foundations of all (4) the deathless ones who hold the peaks of snowy Olympus, and dim Tartarus in the depth of the wide-pathed Earth, and Eros (Love), fairest among the deathless gods, who unnerves the limbs and overcomes the mind and wise counsels of all gods and all men within them.
An important point in their arduous journey had been attained; a few miles from their camp rose the three vast snowy
peaks called the Tetons, or the Pilot Knobs , the great landmarks of the Columbia, by which they had shaped their course through this mountain wilderness.
Father, I firmly do believe - I know - for Death, who comes for me From regions of the blest afar, Where there is nothing to deceive, Hath left his iron gate ajar, And rays of truth you cannot see Are flashing thro' Eternity -- I do believe that Eblis hath A snare in ev'ry human path - Else how, when in the holy grove I wandered of the idol, Love, Who daily scents his snowy
wings With incense of burnt offerings From the most unpolluted things, Whose pleasant bowers are yet so riven Above with trelliced rays from Heaven No mote may shun - no tiniest fly The light'ning of his eagle eye - How was it that Ambition crept, Unseen, amid the revels there, Till growing bold, he laughed and leapt In the tangles of Love's very hair?
the West Highland terrier proves it's never too late for a new start as he is re-homed as Britain's oldest rescue dog at 20 years old.
154 billion for infrastructure after NSW agreed to transfer its share of Snowy
Hydro to the Commonwealth.
invites the community to "The Snowy
Day: Exploring the Art of Ezra Jack Keats" from 2:30 to 4 p.
The RSPCA was alerted after the white female domestic cat - named Snowy
- fell down the gap from the roof of a shed at a Cwrt Malengell property in the Oakenholt area of the town.