Sentence Examples with the word flaming

Swiftly they drew near to the flaming colored suns, and passed close beside them.

At their flaming head he westward trooped it like that chosen star which every evening leads on the hosts of light.

Various pagan observances are mingled in their ritual: every newly-built house is considered uninhabitable till the blood of a sheep or fowl has been spilt in it; a woman guilty of a breach of chastity has to undergo purification by leaping into a flaming fire; the Sabbath has been deified, and, as the goddess Sanbat, receives adoration and sacrifice and is said to have ten thousand times ten thousand angels to wait on her commands.

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I have sat before the dense coal fire and watched it all aglow, full of its tormented flaming life; and I have seen it wane at last, down, down, to dumbest dust.

North of the middle districts of the Elbe country the heights are called the Flaming hills.

Thou saw'st the locked lovers when leaping from their flaming ship; heart to heart they sank beneath the exulting wave; true to each other, when heaven seemed false to them.

Its hero is Jovian, one of the feeblest of Roman emperors, and Julian is everywhere exhibited in flaming colours as the villain of the story.

In the distance, over the walls, he saw the flaming arrows streaking in both directions.

As the sun rises, they pass a little beyond the halo and exhibit flaming tails.

The war was flaming up and nearing the Russian frontier.