That night a procession passed, by torchlight, through the streets, bearing in the midst the figure of a woman, enveloped
with a richly embroidered mantle; while in advance stalked Jervase Helwyse, waving the red flag of the pestilence.
This is then divided into separate parcels, which, after being made up into stout packages, enveloped
in successive folds of leaves, and bound round with thongs of bark, are stored away in large receptacles hollowed in the earth, from whence they are drawn as occasion may require.
At the end of the Rue de Rome the violent chilly breath of the mistral enveloped
the victoria in a great widening of brilliant sunshine without heat.
The shadows there enveloped
all objects in a sort of mist.
Nearer and nearer to Rostov came that sun shedding beams of mild and majestic light around, and already he felt himself enveloped
in those beams, he heard his voice, that kindly, calm, and majestic voice that was yet so simple
It is with no sense of shame that I admit that I was frightened--never before in my life, nor since, did I experience any such agony of soulsearing fear and suspense as enveloped
After she had tasted a few dewdrops, freshly gathered for her, she danced gracefully to the music while the others finished their repast; and when she whirled until her fleecy draperies of rainbow hues enveloped
her like a cloud, the Tin Woodman was so delighted that he clapped his tin hands until the noise of them drowned the sound of the cymbals.
Her clear, colourless, unflinching glance enveloped
us both critically.
The uninvited guests enveloped
and permeated them, and upon the night air rose joyous cries, congratulations, laughter and unclassified noises born of McGary's oblations to the hymeneal scene.
The darkness of the evening enveloped
us; we could not see much beyond the narrow path bordered by trees, which ran behind the chateau.
The storm swooped down, enveloped
him and the haycock on which he was lying, and the other haycocks, and the wagon-loads, and the whole meadow and distant fields all seemed to be shaking and singing to the measures of this wild merry song with its shouts and whistles and clapping.
Before he could break out of the numbness that enveloped
him like a sheet of lead, he heard far below, as if in the entrails of the earth, a door close heavily.