Zoned by those letters you saw the likeness of three Andes' summits; from one a flame; a tower on another; on the third a crowing cock; while arching over all was a segment of the partitioned zodiac, the signs
all marked with their usual cabalistics, and the keystone sun entering the equinoctial point at Libra.
His joy was at its height on that day when called upon to share the secret of Cropoli the younger, and to paint the famous sign
You and Fosco are to sign
afterwards, Miss Halcombe, opposite those two wafers.
Confusion of language of good and evil; this sign
I give unto you as the sign
of the state.
If he be indeed the rightful king, let them give us a sign
, and let the people have a sign
, that all may see.
He can sign
on for ten dollars a month if he works for the ship all his time.
Now, add these words, and sign
them, above the address: To be kept in your own possession, and to be opened by yourself only, on the day of my death -- or
The notary solemnly took the pen, flourished it above his head, and said, "Gentlemen, we are about to sign
The fourth auditor, who during all this conversation had played a mute part, made a sign
of the head in proof that he acquiesced in the proposition.
All this time the Sub-Warden was busy, with the Chancellor's help, shifting the papers from side to side, and pointing out to the Warden the place whew he was to sign
Neither doth it follow, that because these fames are a sign
of troubles, that the suppressing of them with too much severity, should be a remedy of troubles.
Nowhere, indeed, was any sign
or suggestion of life except the barking of a distant dog, which, repeated with mechanical iteration, served rather to accentuate than dispel the loneliness of the scene.