For several weeks the tall dark
girl and the doctor were together almost every day.
Each at the Head Level'd his deadly aime; thir fatall hands No second stroke intend, and such a frown Each cast at th' other, as when two black Clouds With Heav'ns Artillery fraught, come rattling on Over the CASPIAN, then stand front to front Hov'ring a space, till Winds the signal blow To joyn thir dark
Encounter in mid air: So frownd the mighty Combatants, that Hell Grew darker at thir frown, so matcht they stood; For never but once more was either like To meet so great a foe: and now great deeds Had been achiev'd, whereof all Hell had rung, Had not the Snakie Sorceress that sat Fast by Hell Gate, and kept the fatal Key, Ris'n, and with hideous outcry rush'd between.
Our arms became entangled in the effort of swimming; we choked; we fought in the dark
water; already we could hardly breathe the dark
air above the dark
water, the air which escaped, which we could hear escaping through some vent-hole or other.
I ran over the white space and down a steep slope, through a scattered growth of trees, and came to a low-lying stretch of tall reeds, through which I pushed into a dark
, thick undergrowth that black and succulent under foot.
On a throne hung with clouds sat the Frost-King; a crown of crystals bound his white locks, and a dark
mantle wrought with delicate frost-work was folded over his cold breast.
The whole front was draped in ivy, with a patch clipped bare here and there where a window or a coat of arms broke through the dark
The face of your friend may be quite different in the dark
The next morning, as they were going through the dark
gate, the poor girl looked up at Falada's head, and cried:
By this time there had arisen a shout of laughter at the extraordinary appearance of Car's back, which irritated the dark
queen into getting rid of the disfigurement by the first sudden means available, and independently of the help of the scoffers.
The candle lurched up against the wall when they got into the room, and went out, and they had to undress and grope into bed in the dark
said he to someone who had risen and was sniffing in the dark
Suppose," said Ojo, "you wait here and let me do the climbing, for it's on my account we're searching for the dark