Word usage examples
He looked down on her still, white face and bright hair, and he felt his heart contract with pain to see them darken ever so faintly and beautifully under the brilliant operating light, rich in actinic rays.
Even though Ray, Ake, and the dogs would experience--would live the three minutes they would be in hyperspace--The Spirit of St.
With few wasted motions, Ake tied Ray to his line and then began towing him back toward the hatch.
Ray asked Ake, the two of them sitting in the cockpit nursing drinks with Beowulf and Frodo lying at their feet.
As ray and the other dogs rushed to join the melee, Ake slowly got out of the hovercraft, stretched his legs, and waved knowingly at a figure standing and watching all the commotion from a respectful distance.
After Ray, Ake, and Skerchock had gone to bed, the dogs gathered around the embers of the dying fire.
Ray and Ake, surrounded by the rest of the team, walked down the steep incline, careful not to lose their footing.
Neither Ray nor Ake could see what sort of expression or signal may have crossed his face.
ray saw Keene set his jaw and knew what he was thinking: no one could mix grandiosity and arrogance like Fredrick Van Alman and, yes, sometimes you wanted to punch out his lights.
The rays even penetrated into the apse, and the sepulchral crypts were brightened up by them.