Beyond these things, there is no furniture, if we except an Argand lamp, with a plain crimson-tinted ground glass shade, which depends from He lofty vaulted ceiling by a single slender gold chain, and throws a tranquil but magical
radiance over all.
She stood, for a moment, motionless; held by a magical
sensation; before her eyes was a living picture, to which all human sentiments, united by chance, gave vivid colors.
One of my greatest fears was the Witches, for while I had no magical
powers at all I soon found out that the Witches were really able to do wonderful things.
Indeed, it is the magical
lights of the horizon and the blue sky for the background which save all our works of art, which were otherwise bawbles.
Infadoos and the chiefs, however, were of opinion that no attack would take place that day, which would be devoted to preparation and to the removal of every available means of the moral effect produced upon the minds of the soldiery by the supposed magical
darkening of the moon.
One might fancy him, passionate with theories of human equality and human rights, discussing, arguing, fighting behind barricades in Paris, flying before the Austrian cavalry in Milan, imprisoned here, exiled from there, hoping on and upborne ever with the word which seemed so magical
, the word Liberty; till at last, broken with disease and starvation, old, without means to keep body and soul together but such lessons as he could pick up from poor students, he found himself in that little neat town under the heel of a personal tyranny greater than any in Europe.
All these wonders and magical
effects which the chronicler has heaped up, or rather embalmed, in his recital, at the risk of rivaling the brain-born scenes of romancers; these splendors whereby night seemed vanquished and nature corrected, together with every delight and luxury combined for the satisfaction of all the senses, as well as the imagination, Fouquet did in real truth offer to his sovereign in that enchanting retreat of which no monarch could at that time boast of possessing an equal.
It is only to be regretted  that in the later collected edition of the works those two magical
old volumes are broken up and scattered under other headings.
But the kitten bothered them constantly by demanding milk or meat, and called the Wizard names because he could not bring her a dish of milk by means of his magical
Every little while I want to do something magical
, and find I can't because the Belt is gone.
Author of Father Goose-His Book; The Wizard of Oz; The Magical
Monarch of Mo; The Enchanted Isle of Yew; The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus; Dot and Tot of Merryland etc.
In my time I've performed some magical
feats that were worthy of the skill of Glinda the Good.