Pale-golden and vermilion orchids flaunted their unhealthy blossoms in the golden, dripping sunshine that filtered
through the matted roof.
Coral patches uprose everywhere from the turquoise depths, running the gamut of green from deepest jade to palest tourmaline, over which the sea filtered
changing shades, creamed lazily, or burst into white fountains of sun-flashed spray.
He wondered where she had got that item of etiquette, and whether it had filtered
down from above and was all right.
Bradley's head was whirling before he even commenced to grasp the complexities of Caspakian evolution; but as the truth slowly filtered
into his understanding--as gradually it became possible for him to visualize the scheme, it appeared simpler.
From out of the meagerness of our censored histories we learned that for fifteen years after the cessation of diplomatic relations between the United States of North America and the belligerent nations of the Old World, news of more or less doubtful authenticity filtered
, from time to time, into the Western Hemisphere from the Eastern.
I really had no adequate idea of the coarseness and rudeness which have filtered
their way through society in these later times until I saw the reception accorded to my wife.
Her rays, no longer filtered
through the vapory atmosphere of the terrestrial globe, shone through the glass, filling the air in the interior of the projectile with silvery reflections.
The morning before we anchored at Porto Praya, I collected a little packet of this brown-coloured fine dust, which appeared to have been filtered
from the wind by the gauze of the vane at the masthead.
His peculiar voice, as if filtered
through cotton-wool was inaudible on the other side of the deck.
She saw the muscles of a great arm flash in the light of the equatorial sun as it filtered
, dappling, through the foliage above.