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The evening air was pale and chilly and after every charge and thud of the footballers the greasy leather orb flew like a heavy bird through the grey light.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
The room through the lace end of the blind was suffused with dusky golden light amid which the candles looked like pale thin flames.
Our man on the beat saw a light there about two in the morning, and as the house was an empty one, suspected that something was amiss.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Then, again, I have heard it is no use your applying if your hair is light red, or dark red, or anything but real bright, blazing, fiery red.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
As he sank to the level of this opening, the light of the street, no longer dimmed by the dusty glass, fell full upon his face.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
There was freckled places on the ground where the light sifted down through the leaves, and the freckled places swapped about a little, showing there was a little breeze up there.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
They got a posse together, and went off to guard the river bank, and as soon as it is light the sheriff and a gang are going to beat up the woods.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer By Mark Twain Context
Suddenly was heard the sound of drums and fifes; the bright blaze of a fire shot up from time to time, and its ruddy gleams seemed to contend with the bluish light of the torches.
Andersen's Fairy Tales By Hans Christian Andersen Context
With the ring of light from his lantern dancing from side to side, he lurched across the yard, kicked off his boots at the back door, drew himself a last glass of beer from the barrel in the scullery, and made his way up to bed, where Mrs.
Animal Farm By George Orwell Context
As he approached her, his beautiful eyes shone with a specially tender light, and with a faint, happy, and modestly triumphant smile (so it seemed to Levin), bowing carefully and respectfully over her, he held out his small broad hand to her.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The gas jet threw its full light on the bloodless, sunken face under the black hat and on the white cravat, brilliant against the beaver of the coat.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context