And so these two men, Ray
and Hal, were at work in a field on a day in the late October.
If his notice was sought, an expression of courtesy and interest gleamed out upon his features, proving that there was light within him, and that it was only the outward medium of the intellectual lamp that obstructed the rays
in their passage.
Beneath that arch of unmoved and eternal lights; some, so remote from this little earth that the learned tell us it is doubtful whether their rays
have even yet discovered it, as a point in space where anything is suffered or done: the shadows of the night were broad and black.
One day, whilst passing near a fountain in the garden, she noticed that the sun's rays
fell on the water in such a manner as to produce a brilliant rainbow.
is separated from the other rays
of the sun by means of finely adjusted instruments placed upon the roof of the huge building, three-quarters of which is used for reservoirs in which the ninth ray
Behind, is its own pressure held in leash of spurred on by the lift-shunts; before it, the vacuum where Fleury's Ray
dances in violet-green bands and whirled turbillons of flame.
HIGH on a mountain of enamell'd head - Such as the drowsy shepherd on his bed Of giant pasturage lying at his ease, Raising his heavy eyelid, starts and sees With many a mutter'd "hope to be forgiven" What time the moon is quadrated in Heaven - Of rosy head, that towering far away Into the sunlit ether, caught the ray
Of sunken suns at eve - at noon of night, While the moon danc'd with the fair stranger light - Uprear'd upon such height arose a pile Of gorgeous columns on th' unburthen'd air, Flashing from Parian marble that twin smile Far down upon the wave that sparkled there, And nursled the young mountain in its lair.
The broad tires of these unique fliers are but rubber-like gas bags filled with the eighth Barsoomian ray
, or ray
of propulsion--that remarkable discovery of the Martians that has made possible the great fleets of mighty airships that render the red man of the outer world supreme.
Once in a while, the reflection of a wandering ray
of light in the dull water disclosed a succession of ditches regularly arranged, and, by one last gleam, the eye could make out the calm and sombre forms of palm-trees, sycamores, and gigantic euphorbiae.
of light which penetrated through this aperture made its way through a spider's circular web, which tastefully inscribed its delicate rose in the arch of the window, and in the centre of which the insect architect hung motionless, like the hub of this wheel of lace.
The carriage, covered in by this prodigious roof, would not have received a particle of light, not even if a ray
could have struggled through the wreaths of mist that were already rising in the avenue.
The ultra-violet rays
, and other high-velocity and invisible rays
from the upper end of the spectrum, rip and tear through their tissues, just as the X-ray
ripped and tore through the tissues of so many experimenters before they learned the danger.