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They were now in total darkness, and they could hear the intruder gritting his teeth in rage.
For an hour and a half or so there should be almost total darkness."
Here, all was almost total darkness until his eyes became accustomed to the interior, the darkness of which was slightly alleviated by the reflected light from a distant street flare which shone intermittently through the narrow windows fronting the thoroughfare.
Without the sparkling of the flame upon the hearth, they might soon have been in total darkness.
She went to the cabinet of maps and unrolled one: this morning she might make herself finally sure that Paphlagonia was not on the Levantine coast, and fix her total darkness about the Chalybes firmly on the shores of the Euxine.
Next follow those that are constructed for twilight; and, last of all, those destined for total darkness.' By the time that an animal had reached, after numberless generations, the deepest recesses, disuse will on this view have more or less perfectly obliterated its eyes, and natural selection will often have effected other changes, such as an increase in the length of the antennae or palpi, as a compensation for blindness.
Then she had set out through those winding passages and in total darkness had groped her way, guided solely by a marvelous sense of direction, to where I lay.
I was left in total darkness. I listened for some noise, but heard nothing.
Formerly I had come to this pond adventurously, from time to time, in dark summer nights, with a companion, and, making a fire close to the water's edge, which we thought attracted the fishes, we caught pouts with a bunch of worms strung on a thread, and when we had done, far in the night, threw the burning brands high into the air like skyrockets, which, coming down into the pond, were quenched with a loud hissing, and we were suddenly groping in total darkness. Through this, whistling a tune, we took our way to the haunts of men again.
"Maximising light contrast by waking up to daylight and falling asleep in total darkness will ensure your body clock adjusts more quickly so you don't end up feeling dreadful," says Prof Foster.
"Maximising the light contrast by waking up to daylight and falling asleep in total darkness will ensure your body clock adjusts more quickly to seasonal time changes, so that you don't end up feeling dreadful," explained Professor Foster.
How many people who lived through those dark depressing days can recall some of the government advice given to citizens to help them to manage some of the difficulties of going outside from a lighted room into total darkness.
Top treats on the menu include a secret restaurant, in town for five days only, a restaurant in total darkness to really test the tastebuds, markets selling local produce and a Miche-lin-starred feast.
Pupils will learn that the time-lord has tasked the detectives and his canine companion K9, to work with them to solve a mystery, and to save the Town of Total Darkness.
Am I the only one who has noticed that around Byrom Street, Scotland Road and Leeds Street there are areas virtually in total darkness. Has the man with the rule book not noticed?
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