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Sunshine gleams between the lines of those short paragraphs--sunshine and the glitter of the sea.
Close at his heels came sixteen squires, all chosen from the highest families, and behind them rode twelve hundred English knights, with gleam of steel and tossing of plumes, their harness jingling, their long straight swords clanking against their stirrup-irons, and the beat of their chargers' hoofs like the low deep roar of the sea upon the shore.
Unfortunately for Astoria, this bright gleam of sunshine was soon overclouded.
Why, it will gleam through the holes, and make thee look like a jack-o'-lantern
His lamp and Ned's had small hooks on them, so they could be carried in the upper coat pocket, showing a gleam of light and leaving the hands free for use.
The whole picture was a flickering scheme of green gleams and shifting rusty black shadows, strangely trying to the eyes.
The great yellow eyes were fixed upon him with a wicked and baleful gleam, and the red tongue licked the longing lips as Sabor crouched, worming her stealthy way with belly flattened against the earth.
The gleam of the electric light flashed across the stone floor and rested for a moment upon a trapdoor, which Meekins had already stooped to lift.
A gleam of light from the opening crossed his wan countenance, and fell upon the pages of the little volume, whose leaves he was again occupied in turning, as if searching for some song more fitted to their condition than any that had yet met their eye.
Detecting the gleam of Governor Bellingham's lamp, the old lady quickly extinguished her own, and vanished.
As the light seen by sailors from out at sea, when men have lit a fire in their homestead high up among the mountains, but the sailors are carried out to sea by wind and storm far from the haven where they would be--even so did the gleam of Achilles' wondrous shield strike up into the heavens.
Oh, all ye gleams of love, ye divine fleeting gleams