The mother smoothed the folds of her dyed silk dress before a large Venetian mirror in the wall, and in her trodden-down shoes briskly ascended the carpeted stairs.
Police were stationed at the brightly lit entrance which was carpeted with red baize, and not only gendarmes but dozens of police officers and even the police master himself stood at the porch.
The apartment was almost as she'd last seen it: comfortable and crowded with oversized furniture and rugs coating every carpeted space.
He adds that they were commonly carpeted and lined within with well-wrought embroidered mats, and were furnished with various utensils.
Kris strode past him and led him through the castle's ground floor, whose wide, carpeted halls felt nice on his paws.
Mountain and valley alike are carpeted with soft grass, various species of Festuca predominating.
The valleys of the two streams last mentioned, and of others that flow in the same direction, are almost wholly destitute of trees, but where the bare rock does not prevail, the mountain slopes are carpeted with grass.
Though the performance was proceeding, he walked deliberately down the carpeted gangway, his sword and spurs slightly jingling and his handsome perfumed head held high.
She shielded her eyes with one hand and walked down the carpeted hall, stopping when she realized her hallway didn't have carpet.
In September this was taken by storm; Kolokotrones rode in triumph to the citadel over streets carpeted with the dead; and the crowning triumph of the Cross was celebrated by a cold-blooded massacre of 2000 prisoners of all ages and both sexes.