So it was always Winter there, and the North Wind, and the Hail, and the Frost, and the Snow danced about through the trees.
The poor tree was still quite covered with frost and snow, and the North Wind was blowing and roaring above it.
He took all manner of risks, resolutely thrusting his little weazened face into the frost and struggling on from dim dawn to dark.
They were all too soft, dying under the toil, the frost, and starvation.
But he shall not succeed,' cried he of the little hat, 'I will make a frost
come which shall make the fire ashamed and die out
He breathes heavily, taking into his lungs the frost
There was snow, or sleet, or rain almost every day for weeks, changing only for keen driving winds or sharp frosts
He then took leave of his brother sportsman, and expressing great joy that the frost
was broken (which might perhaps be no small motive to his hastening home), set forwards, or rather backwards, for Somersetshire; but not before he had first despatched part of his retinue in quest of his daughter, after whom he likewise sent a volley of the most bitter execrations which he could invent.
There was a hint in it of laughter, but of a laughter more terrible than any sadness--a laughter that was mirthless as the smile of the sphinx, a laughter cold as the frost
and partaking of the grimness of infallibility.
And Marianne was in spirits; happy in the mildness of the weather, and still happier in her expectation of a frost
It is very cold,--fifteen degrees of frost
Reaumur, but perfectly delicious, still, bright weather, and one feels jolly and energetic and amiably disposed towards everybody.
But the earth was hardened with the frost
, and it was no very easy matter to break it up, and shovel it out; and although there was a moon, it was a very young one, and shed little light upon the grave, which was in the shadow of the church.