It was moonlight and gaslight
besides, and very still and serene.
In the thoroughfares where shops abound, the sordid struggle with poverty shows itself unreservedly on the filthy pavement; gathers its forces through the week; and, strengthening to a tumult on Saturday night, sees the Sunday morning dawn in murky gaslight
which I had left lit for Jonathan, but turned down, came only like a tiny red spark through the fog, which had evidently grown thicker and poured into the room.
In front of him he saw, in the gaslight
, a tallish man, walking with a slight stagger, and carrying a white goose slung over his shoulder.
I saw in the gaslight
that Holmes wore an amused smile at this brilliant departure of mine.
The Major was still looking at him quietly, but with protruding eyes, when the front door was flung open, releasing a flood of gaslight
on the face of the fading mist; and another figure in pyjamas sprang or tumbled out into the garden.
As she did so the gaslight
struck on the gold of her wedding-ring,
he goes; and in it there are gaslights
(partly turned off now), and two whitened targets for rifle-shooting, and archery accommodation, and fencing appliances, and all necessaries for the British art of boxing.
Two hundred people sat at little tables on the sidewalk, sipping wine and coffee; the streets were thronged with light vehicles and with joyous pleasure-seekers; there was music in the air, life and action all about us, and a conflagration of gaslight
Ah, children of the sunlight and the gaslight
, how little you know of the world in which you live!
See how the folk swarm over yonder in the gaslight
He had left the front door open, so that a shaft of gaslight
fell upon them.