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By the lakes that thus outspread Their lone waters, lone and dead, - Their sad waters, sad and chilly With the snows of the lolling lily, - By the mountains - near the river Murmuring lowly, murmuring ever, - By the grey woods, - by the swamp Where the toad and the newt encamp, - By the dismal tarns and pools Where dwell the Ghouls, - By each spot the most unholy - In each nook most melancholy, - There the traveller meets aghast Sheeted Memories of the Past - Shrouded forms that start and sigh As they pass the wanderer by - White-robed forms of friends long given, In agony, to the Earth - and Heaven.
The pale moonlight streamed through a shattered fanlight over the door; the air was unwholesome and chilly, like that of a vault.
The firelight shadows were dancing over the kitchen walls at Green Gables, for the spring evening was chilly; through the open east window drifted in the subtly sweet voices of the night.
- There was something either in that smile or the recollections it awakened that was particularly displeasing to her, for she suddenly assumed again that proud, chilly look that had so unspeakably roused my aversion at church - a look of repellent scorn, so easily assumed, and so entirely without the least distortion of a single feature, that, while there, it seemed like the natural expression of the face, and was the more provoking to me, because I could not think it affected.
The time was barely 10 o'clock at night, but chilly gusts of wind with a taste of rain in them had well nigh depeopled the streets.
He was conscious that he loved the boy less, and always tried to be fair; but the boy felt it, and did not respond with a smile to his father's chilly smile.
"Sunday will be mostly dry with sunny spells and a chilly south east wind but it will be a little less cold than on Friday.
He worked for Chilly Marketing Limited and the sales pitch that was leaked to me gave the misleading impression that its cold callers were linked to the genuine Whirlpool kitchen appliance group.
Youngsters from Coleg Cambria Llysfasi, Ruthin, saw Chilly Cow ice cream being made at Stryt Fawr, Llanychan.
Women remain underrepresented in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM), and these male-dominated fields are often described as "chilly" and unwelcoming to women.
After a chilly few weeks, temperatures will be back in the double digits just in time for the Bank Holiday weekend thanks to hot air blowing north from the Med.
Friday will experience some sunny spells but it will be a chilly start and temperatures are not expected to exceed 11A[degrees]C.