Thus far these beyond Compare of mortal prowess, yet observ'd Thir dread Commander: he above the rest In shape and gesture proudly eminent Stood like a Towr; his form had yet not lost All her Original brightness, nor appear'd Less then Arch
Angel ruind, and th' excess Of Glory obscur'd: As when the Sun new ris'n Looks through the Horizontal misty Air Shorn of his Beams, or from behind the Moon In dim Eclips disastrous twilight sheds On half the Nations, and with fear of change Perplexes Monarchs.
The ascent into the tower is by an exceeding deep flight of steep steps, four feet and a half wide, on the south side leading to a low doorway, over which is a circular arch
crossed by a great transom stone.
Over the Maybury arch
a train, a billowing tumult of white, firelit smoke, and a long caterpillar of lighted windows, went flying south--clatter, clatter, clap, rap, and it had gone.
Then, bidding her remember all she had promised them, they led her to the golden arch
, and said farewell.
He looked very well, not as if he had been suffering in health or spirits, and he talked of Uppercross, of the Musgroves, nay, even of Louisa, and had even a momentary look of his own arch
significance as he named her; but yet it was Captain Wentworth not comfortable, not easy, not able to feign that he was.
And the doors are arched
with the peculiar arch
we see in Moorish pictures; the floors are laid in varicolored diamond flags; in tesselated, many-colored porcelain squares wrought in the furnaces of Fez; in red tiles and broad bricks that time cannot wear; there is no furniture in the rooms (of Jewish dwellings) save divans--what there is in Moorish ones no man may know; within their sacred walls no Christian dog can enter.
Notre-Dame de Paris has not, like the Abbey of Tournus, the grave and massive frame, the large and round vault, the glacial bareness, the majestic simplicity of the edifices which have the rounded arch
for their progenitor.
were of white marble, apparently quarried in single, huge blocks from which each arch
was cut complete.
At the top of the broad thoroughfare, Thomson turned to the left through the Pall Mall Arch
and passed into St.
Before long they saw ahead of them a fine big arch
spanning the road, and when they came nearer they found that the arch
was beautifully carved and decorated with rich colors.
How much space there was between the water and the arch
he could not tell, nor how deep the former.
That makes Prince mad, and he holds on just to plague Arch
, so they don't speak to one another, if they can help it, and that's the row.