Awaking in the dead of night, I opened my eyes on her disk--silver- white and crystal
The arch of it looked very high and the small snowy clouds seemed like white birds floating on outspread wings below its crystal
The dim light fell tenderly on the two quiet seated figures; on the little white bed, with the knots of rose-colored ribbon which looped up its curtains, and the bright dress for dinner laid ready across it; on the gayly painted bath, with its pure lining of white enamel; on the toilet-table with its sparkling trinkets, its crystal
bottles, its silver bell with Cupid for a handle, its litter of little luxuries that adorn the shrine of a woman's bed-chamber.
In both countries it was clearer than crystal
to the lords of the State preserves of loaves and fishes, that things in general were settled for ever.
Follow yonder green path till it leads you into a little grassy glade, where is a crystal
well and a hut of woven boughs hard by, and you shall see her whom you seek.
Far in a wild, unknown to public view, From youth to age a reverend hermit grew; The moss his bed, the cave his humble cell, His food the fruits, his drink the crystal
well Remote from man, with God he pass'd his days, Prayer all his business all his pleasure praise.
There were trees everywhere, and they were laden with flowers and fruit, while a crystal
stream wandered in and out under their shadow.
He entered, and in the middle of a long gallery he discovered a crystal
room, in the midst of which sat Rosalie, guarded night and day by genii.
The obscurity of the saloon showed to advantage the brightness outside, and we looked out as if this pure crystal
had been the glass of an immense aquarium.
Shorn by the frost with crystal
blade, The dry leaves, scattered, fall at last; Among the valleys of Wu Chan Cold winds of death go wailing past.
No one must disturb us," he said; "I must speak freely to her, accuse myself, and say" -- he approached the door, touched the crystal
handle, which yielded to his hand.
At nightfall, once in the olden time, on the rugged side of one of the Crystal
Hills, a party of adventurers were refreshing themselves, after a toilsome and fruitless quest for the Great Carbuncle.