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But as their flowery garland was wreathed of the brightest roses that had grown there, so, in the tie that united them, were intertwined all the purest and best of their early joys.
The sons of the Achaeans shared it duly among themselves, and chose lovely Chryseis as the meed of Agamemnon; but Chryses, priest of Apollo, came to the ships of the Achaeans to free his daughter, and brought with him a great ransom: moreover he bore in his hand the sceptre of Apollo, wreathed with a suppliant's wreath, and he besought the Achaeans, but most of all the two sons of Atreus who were their chiefs.
They lifted their eyes every chance to the smoke- wreathed hillock from whence the hostile battery addressed them.
Couples were already gliding over the floor beyond: the light of the wax candles fell on revolving tulle skirts, on girlish heads wreathed with modest blossoms, on the dashing aigrettes and ornaments of the young married women's coiffures, and on the glitter of highly glazed shirt-fronts and fresh glace gloves.
Hilbery was perturbed by the very look of the light, gold- wreathed volumes, and would make little faces as if she tasted something bitter as the reading went on; while Mr.
Perrier-Jouet Blanc de Blancs NV (PS80, Fortnum & Mason): An artisanal fizz, the iconic anemone wreathed in gold that dresses every bottle of Perrier-Jouet reflects the art nouveau movement, and its links with 19th-century artist Emile Galle.
He has also published a cookbook, starred on an Israeli cooking competition show, and been wreathed with accolades from press.
26, which had a large spread touting Century Properties, showed its top officials wreathed in smiles with Donald Trump.
With Allen's wistful narration and the whole thing shot by the legendary Vittorio Storaro (The Last Emperor, Apocalypse Now), Cafe Society conjures up a magical mood of old-school Tinseltown glamour replete with clinking cocktail glasses and pleated suits, wreathed in curls of cigarette smoke.
The contorted trio, wreathed in severed body parts, send a chill through the air.
As protection against future onslaught Our figures were wreathed and caped 'Blackpool Pleasure Beach' was announced On our plastic ponchos proudly draped.
The Address Downtown Hotel is wreathed in smoke early yesterday