Here, all was almost total darkness until his eyes became accustomed to the interior, the darkness of which was slightly alleviated by the reflected light from a distant street flare which shone intermittently through the narrow windows fronting the thoroughfare
The defile bore traces of having been a thoroughfare
for countless herds of buffaloes, though not one was to be seen.
They went back to dress and dine; and so well had the scheme answered already, that nothing was found amiss; though its being "so entirely out of season," and the "no thoroughfare
of Lyme," and the "no expectation of company," had brought many apologies from the heads of the inn.
Archer had seated himself near the window and was gazing out blankly at the deserted thoroughfare
Everywhere you go, in any direction, you find either a hard, smooth, level thoroughfare
, just sprinkled with black lava sand, and bordered with little gutters neatly paved with small smooth pebbles, or compactly paved ones like Broadway.
The ape-man wheeled about and followed the other into the ill-lit alley, which custom had dignified with the title of thoroughfare
Hundreds of natives left in their track were sawing down palm-trees, cutting away the bush, digging and making ready everywhere for that straight, wide thoroughfare
which was to lead from Bekwando village to the sea-coast.
He strolled slowly along until he came to the thoroughfare
to the left, leading down to the Admiralty.
While a row of luxurious arm-chairs, in the main thoroughfare
of the room, invited the reader of solid literature to reveal himself in the act of cultivating a virtue, a row of snug little curtained recesses, opening at intervals out of one of the walls, enabled the reader of light literature to conceal himself in the act of indulging a vice.
The yellow glare from the shop-windows streamed out into the steamy, vaporous air, and threw a murky, shifting radiance across the crowded thoroughfare
Their house was in Wickham Place, and fairly quiet, for a lofty promontory of buildings separated it from the main thoroughfare
Trying doors as he went, twirling his club with many intricate and artful movements, turning now and then to cast his watchful eye adown the pacific thoroughfare
, the officer, with his stalwart form and slight swagger, made a fine picture of a guardian of the peace.