Instant silence fell on the gay throng, and not a sound, but he dash of fountains or the rustle of orange
groves sleeping in the moonlight, broke the hush, as Count de Adelon spoke thus:
About the house he went in the clothes covered with the nasty orange
In one corner stood a huge bag of wool, ready to be spun; in another, a quantity of linsey-woolsey just from the loom; ears of Indian corn, and strings of dried apples and peaches, hung in gay festoons along the walls, mingled with the gaud of red peppers; and a door left ajar gave him a peep into the best parlor, where the claw-footed chairs and dark mahogany tables shone like mirrors; andirons, with their accompanying shovel and tongs, glistened from their covert of asparagus tops; mock- oranges
and conch - shells decorated the mantelpiece; strings of various-colored birds eggs were suspended above it; a great ostrich egg was hung from the centre of the room, and a corner cupboard, knowingly left open, displayed immense treasures of old silver and well-mended china.
Brocklehurst's nose, that he was within a yard of me, and that a spread of shot orange
and purple silk pelisses and a cloud of silvery plumage extended and waved below me.
Fit to cry, I took an orange
from my pocket, and offered it to propitiate him.
They had come upon a whole clump of crocuses burst into purple and orange
Sometimes, to make it a more sovereign specific, he was so kind as to squeeze orange
juice into it, or to stir it up with ginger, or dissolve a peppermint drop in it; and although I cannot assert that the flavour was improved by these experiments, or that it was exactly the compound one would have chosen for a stomachic, the last thing at night and the first thing in the morning, I drank it gratefully and was very sensible of his attention.
Pocket's falling into a discussion with Drummle respecting two baronetcies, while she ate a sliced orange
steeped in sugar and wine, and forgetting all about the baby on her lap: who did most appalling things with the nutcrackers.
I've seen the Black Sea and the Red Sea; I rounded the Isle of Wight; I discovered the Yellow River, And the Orange
too by night.
At last they went up slowly, in the order, though not at all in the manner, of their flying descent; followed Miss Wilson into the class-room; and stood in a row before her, illumined through three western windows with a glow of ruddy orange
Having travelled from land to land in this fashion without finding anything to rivet his attention, it occurred to him to take the form of an eagle, and in this shape he flew across many countries and arrived at length in a new and lovely spot, where the air seemed filled with the scent of jessamine and orange
flowers with which the ground was thickly planted.
AS I drew near the house I saw that the light shone from the open door of my room; and then I heard coming from out of the darkness at the side of that orange
oblong of light, the voice of Montgomery shouting, "Prendick