There was something in the small valor of it that quite finished me: these three words from her were, in a flash like the glitter of a drawn blade, the jostle of the cup that my hand, for weeks and weeks, had held high and full to the brim
that now, even before speaking, I felt overflow in a deluge.
and taking sharp aim at it, he darted the iron right over old Bildad's broad brim
, clean across the ship's decks, and struck the glistening tar spot out of sight.
Coarse sandals, bound with thongs, on his bare feet; a broad and shadowy hat, with cockle-shells stitched on its brim
, and a long staff shod with iron, to the upper end of which was attached a branch of palm, completed the palmer's attire.
The boat whirled three, four times round, and became filled to the brim
with water: it began to sink
He saw the man's face concealed for a moment beneath the same broad brim
that hid the girl's.
There was a mouth under the eyes, the lipless brim
of which quivered and panted, and dropped saliva.
Now gallants tap their two-edged swords, And pride and passion swell amain; Like red stars flashing through the night The circling wine-cups brim
Dark complexion; hair, eyebrows, and whiskers, black; blue frock-coat, buttoned up to the chin; rosette of an officer of the Legion of Honor in his button-hole; a hat with wide brim
, and a cane.
it was full to the brim
of bright pine-tree shillings, fresh from the mint; and Samuel Sewall began to think that his father-in-law had got possession of all the money in the Massachusetts treasury.
It was pierced in the brim
for a hat-securer, but the elastic was missing.
An empty egg-basket was slung upon his arm, the nap of his hat was ruffled, a patch being quite worn away at its brim
where his thumb came in taking it off.
Philip had seen him once in a bar near Piccadilly Circus in a tight-waisted coat and a brown hat with a broad, flat brim