Away above, on the lofty roof, rank on rank of carved and fretted spires spring high in the air, and through their rich tracery one sees the sky beyond.
Here, springing from its broad marble flagstones, were the long files of spires, looking very tall close at hand, but diminishing in the distance like the pipes of an organ.
There is the cathedral of Rouen, which would be entirely Gothic if it did not bathe the tip of its central spire in the zone of the Renaissance.**
** This portion of the spire, which was of woodwork, is precisely that which was consumed by lightning, in 1823.
Nevertheless, timid and inexperienced at the start, it sweeps out, grows larger, restrains itself, and dares no longer dart upwards in spires and lancet windows, as it did later on, in so many marvellous cathedrals.
Slowly they moved down one street and up another, turning first this way and then that, until they came to an open square in the center of which was a big glass palace having a central dome and four tall spires
on each corner.
The Gigabit Internet services are expected to commercially launch in one or more C Spire
Fiber to the Home markets by the end of this summer with the home automation, security and monitoring services expected to debut by the end of this year.
Nicola Amery, director for Spire
Cardiff Hospital said: "We are delighted to be a part of the Hospital Group of the Year.
Located at Century City, a master-planned development of residential, office and commercial buildings in Kalayaan Avenue, Makati City, Philippines, Century Spire
will open in 2018.
Perfect Escapes, a US-based online site focusing on luxury travel through a hand-selected collection of hotels, has announced Spire
's Unbeatable Escapes Sweepstakes, from a company subsidiary, Spire
Rather than splitting their commission checks with the firm, Spire
agents will keep all of their commissions, but pay "agent dues" of $495 per month, he said.
Ventures Limited (Consolidated Spire
Ventures), a Canada-based exploration company, has entered into negotiations to acquire gold prospects in Tanzania.