It would get so dark that it looked all blue-black outside, and lovely; and the rain
would thrash along by so thick that the trees off a little ways looked dim and spider- webby; and here would come a blast of wind that would bend the trees down and turn up the pale under- side of the leaves; and then a perfect ripper of a gust would follow along and set the branches to tossing their arms as if they was just wild; and next, when it was just about the bluest and blackest -- FST
I went only to the postoffice," said she, "and reached home before the rain
His long waterproof coat and the waterproof covering of his hat were shining and dripping with rain
as everything was, the burly station-master included.
But if there's to be any jealousy and envying about going to Kench's in the rain
, let them go as like it--you won't get me to go, I can tell you.
There stood a Princess outside the gate; but oh, in what a sad plight she was from the rain
and the storm
Yet in our more temperate regions, in which the southward attraction is hardly felt, walking sometimes in a perfectly desolate plain where there have been no houses nor trees to guide me, I have been occasionally compelled to remain stationary for hours together, waiting till the rain
came before continuing my journey.
Fortunately it began to rain
in the night, to their infinite relief; the water soon collected in puddles and afforded them delicious draughts.
But unconsciously his feet drew him away northward and eastward; from the south to Rohtak; from Rohtak to Kurnool; from Kurnool to ruined Samanah, and then up-stream along the dried bed of the Gugger river that fills only when the rain
falls in the hills, till one day he saw the far line of the great Himalayas.
It began to rain
, not much, but enough to make shelter desirable for women, and quite enough to make it very desirable for Miss Elliot to have the advantage of being conveyed home in Lady Dalrymple's carriage, which was seen waiting at a little distance; she, Anne, and Mrs Clay, therefore, turned into Molland's, while Mr Elliot stepped to Lady Dalrymple, to request her assistance.
The dull sky soon began to tell its meaning by sending down herald-drops of rain
, and the stagnant air of the day changed into a fitful breeze which played about their faces.
If it is fine we say the country is being ruined for want of rain
; if it does rain
we pray for fine weather.
is ever falling--drip, drip, drip--by day and night upon the broad flagged terrace- pavement, the Ghost's Walk.