Upon the veranda of his house by the ravine, Wing Biddlebaum continued to walk up and down until the sun
had disappeared and the road beyond the field was lost in the grey shadows.
Edna walked on down to the beach rather mechanically, not noticing anything special except that the sun
Methinks now this coined sun
wears a ruddy face; but see
I was in one of the most grand attitudes I ever struck, with my arm stretched up pointing to the sun
The hotel merely has a property interest in the sun
, it has nothing to do with the management of it.
I suppose the reader never makes nonsense rhymes from sheer gladness of heart,--nursery doggerel to keep time with the rippling of the stream, or the dancing of the sun
, or the beating of his heart; the gibberish of delight.
Their apprehensions arise from several changes they dread in the celestial bodies: for instance, that the earth, by the continual approaches of the sun
towards it, must, in course of time, be absorbed, or swallowed up; that the face of the sun
, will, by degrees, be encrusted with its own effluvia, and give no more light to the world; that the earth very narrowly escaped a brush from the tail of the last comet, which would have infallibly reduced it to ashes; and that the next, which they have calculated for one-and-thirty years hence, will probably destroy us.
The Queen consented with many tears, and the King at once bade his son set forth in search of the Tree of the Sun
, from which he was to pluck a golden apple.
It was then ten in the morning; the rays of the sun
struck the surface of the waves at rather an oblique angle, and at the touch of their light, decomposed by refraction as through a prism, flowers, rocks, plants, shells, and polypi were shaded at the edges by the seven solar colours.
The alternations of night and day grew slower and slower, and so did the passage of the sun
across the sky, until they seemed to stretch through centuries.
is ever full and bright, The pale moon waneth night by night.
The grass exhaled an odour of summer; flies buzzed in the air, the sun
shone on the river and warmed the slated roof.