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It really seemed as if the battered visage of the House of the Seven Gables, black and heavy-browed as it still certainly looked, must have shown a kind of cheerfulness glimmering through its dusky windows as Phoebe passed to and fro in the interior.
The dusky terror of that frown, Hepzibah observed, was thought to be lingering ever since in the passageway.
Its base, for about an eighth of its total height, is clothed by dusky woods, and above this a field of snow extends to the summit.
No answer was given to this challenge, every warrior halting where he stood, confident that his dusky form was blended with the shadows of the plain.
She is the most beautiful of dusky Dianas [Diana = goddess of the woods] and the belle of the Piccaninnies, coquettish [flirting], cold and amorous [loving] by turns; there is not a brave who would not have the wayward thing to wife, but she staves off the altar with a hatchet.
Their skins were dusky and their hair stood straight up, like wires, and was brilliant scarlet in color.
He stopped, gazed ab- sently toward our dusky mass a minute, evidently thinking about something else; then set down his light, moved musingly toward the door, and before a body could imagine what he was going to do, he was out of the door and had closed it behind him.
iN THE space of six years or so, London-based producers Alfie Granger-Howell and Nick Harriman, better known as Dusky, have built quite the reputation for themselves, not to mention a solid base of high-profile musical supporters.
UK house duo Dusky are embarking on their first 17 Steps label tour, taking in 17 venues across 17 cities in the UK and beyond, including next Friday's headline show at The Telegraph Building in the city centre.
As forensic psychiatrists, one of our main roles is to apply the Dusky standard to assess competency.
My complexion is dusky and you know what, now I'm comfortable in my own skin.
Studies were conducted to see the seasonal population incidence of Dusky Cotton Bug (DCB), Oxycarenus hyalinipennis Costa at the Nuclear Institute for Agriculture and Biology (NIAB), Faisalabad during June, 2015.