For the first time in their history, a flicker of emotion crossed the features of her surgeon.
A flicker of amusement crossed her face.
Her sudden flicker of hope died when Czerno spoke again.
Peter and his chancellor de Mezieres represent the last flicker of the crusading spirit.
Jonny met her gaze again, and she saw a flicker of familiar warmth in his dark eyes.
Prominent among a great variety of song-birds and insectivorous birds are the robin, blue bird, cat bird, sparrows, meadow-lark, bobolink, thrushes, chickadee, wrens, brown thrasher, gold finch, cedar wax-wing, flycatchers, nuthatches, flicker (golden-winged woodpecker), downy and hairy woodpeckers, rose-breasted grosbeak, Baltimore oriole, barnswallow, chimney swift, purple martin, purple finch (linnet), vireos and several species of warblers.
The Watcher disappeared in a flicker of light.
These were motionless at first, but soon began to flicker more brightly and to sway slowly from side to side and then up and down.
Deidre sought some flicker of warmth in his dark gaze and saw none.
The dying flicker danced and radiated in his shaking hand, reflecting on something white.