1 There appears, in the humid mist, the rat which seems the product to which Paris has given birth.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 2: CHAPTER I—THE LAND IMPOVERISHED BY THE SEA
2 But a humid warmth near his ear, which the mouth of the wounded man touched, indicated respiration, and consequently, life.
Les Misérables (V5) By Victor HugoGet Context In BOOK 3: CHAPTER I—THE SEWER AND ITS SURPRISES
3 The morning drum had just been beaten; everyone shook off the drowsiness of night, and to dispel the humid morning air, came to take a drop at the inn.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre DumasGet Context In 46 THE BASTION SAINT-GERVAIS
4 The soil was humid and glittering with the rain which had recently fallen, and the refreshed herbs sent forth their perfume with additional energy.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre DumasGet Context In 66 EXECUTION
5 Two soldiers were accordingly sent for, and the inspector descended a stairway, so foul, so humid, so dark, as to be loathsome to sight, smell, and respiration.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre DumasGet Context In Chapter 14. The Two Prisoners.
6 Soft tears again bedewed my cheeks, and I even raised my humid eyes with thankfulness towards the blessed sun, which bestowed such joy upon me.
Frankenstein By Mary Wollstonecraft (Godwin) ShelleyGet Context In Chapter 16
7 Here the trees, laden heavily with their new and humid leaves, were now suffering more damage than during the highest winds of winter, when the boughs are especially disencumbered to do battle with the storm.
Return of the Native By Thomas HardyGet Context In BOOK 3: 6 Yeobright Goes, and the Breach Is Complete