1 And she had on a black dress and black bonnet and no paint and really looked decent but for that red hair.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER XIII
2 But, for all her paint and flashy clothes, she was buxom and almost motherly looking.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret MitcheGet Context In CHAPTER LX
3 Its modest "effects," compact of enamel paint and ingenuity, spoke to him in the language just then sweetest to his ear.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 1: Chapter 14
4 His own, at the moment, lent it a festive readiness of welcome that might well, in a disenchanted eye, have turned to paint and facility.
House of Mirth By Edith WhartonGet Context In BOOK 2: Chapter 1
5 He used the log cabin as a barn; and a new house reared up, a proud, unwise, Gopher Prairie house, the more naked and ungraceful in its glossy white paint and pink trimmings.
6 We ought to paint our own scenery and everything, and really do something fine.
Main Street By Sinclair LewisGet Context In CHAPTER XVII
7 She read all she could find regarding staging, she bought paint and light wood; she borrowed furniture and drapes unscrupulously; she made Kennicott turn carpenter.
Main Street By Sinclair LewisGet Context In CHAPTER XVIII
8 He desires to paint you the dreamiest, shadiest, quietest, most enchanting bit of romantic landscape in all the valley of the Saco.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 1. Loomings.
9 whales, with dromedary humps, and very savage; breakfasting on three or four sailor tarts, that is whaleboats full of mariners: their deformities floundering in seas of blood and blue paint.
Moby Dick By Herman MelvilleGet Context In CHAPTER 55. Of the Monstrous Pictures of Whales.
10 After surveying the sketch critically she drew a broad smudge of paint across its surface, and crumpled the paper between her hands.
11 They all went together up to the quaint little Gothic church of Our Lady of Lourdes, gleaming all brown and yellow with paint in the sun's glare.
12 "Perhaps I shall be able to paint your picture some day," said Edna with a smile when they were seated.
13 Words could not paint the terror that came over him as he realized all this.
14 If any one wanted to work or paint or pray, and could find no one to maintain him, he could support himself by working part of the time.
15 At the next instant the form of Chingachgook appeared from the bushes, looking like a specter in its paint, and glided across the path in swift pursuit.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore CooperGet Context In CHAPTER 4