adorned with all the charms
in which nature can array her; bedecked with beauty, youth, sprightliness, innocence, modesty, and tenderness, breathing sweetness from her rosy lips, and darting brightness from her sparkling eyes, the lovely Sophia comes!
lies in his child-like and sincere naivete, in his unaffected interest in and picturesque view of nature and all that happens in nature.
Her ebony brows have the form and charm
of the bow of Kama, the god of love, and beneath her long silken lashes the purest reflections and a celestial light swim, as in the sacred lakes of Himalaya, in the black pupils of her great clear eyes.
I might mention all the divine charms
of a bright spring day, but if you had never in your life utterly forgotten yourself in straining your eyes after the mounting lark, or in wandering through the still lanes when the fresh-opened blossoms fill them with a sacred silent beauty like that of fretted aisles, where would be the use of my descriptive catalogue?
"I didn't know there was a charm
," answered Dorothy, in surprise.
He would cure people by the sheer charm
of his manner.
For men whose lips are blanched and white, With aching wounds and torturing thirst, What charm
in canvas shot with light, And pale with faces cleft and curst, Past life and life's delight?
He stood up in the boat, lifted up both his arms, then pointed to the infallible charm
. We cheered again; and the Malays in the boats stared--very much puzzled and impressed.
I had undertaken, with my companion, to see it out, and I was under a charm
, apparently, that could smooth away the extent and the far and difficult connections of such an effort.
"There is no charm
equal to tenderness of heart," said she afterwards to herself.
Levin listened in silence, and in spite of all the efforts he made, he could not in the least enter into the feelings of his friend and understand his sentiments and the charm
of studying such women.
me, you overwhelm me, you touch me to the heart.