She exited the brightly lit room into the hallway, crossing to look out the nearest window at the falling snow.
Once, when in a room with a lamp dimly lit before the icon Theodosia was talking of her life, the thought that Theodosia alone had found the true path of life suddenly came to Princess Mary with such force that she resolved to become a pilgrim herself.
The communications screen lit up one wall, displaying one of the genetically altered women in the elite special operations security team.
The nurse lit the gilt candles before the icons and sat down by the door with her knitting.
In the long room, brightly lit up by the sun through the large windows, the sick and wounded lay in two rows with their heads to the walls, and leaving a passage in the middle.
Being informed that at Syene (Assuan), on the day of the summer solstice at noon, a well was lit up through all its depth, so that Syene lay on the tropic, he measured, at the same hour,the zenith distance of the sun at Alexandria.
Down the hall, the living room was lit up constantly with brilliant flashes of lightning.
Then he lit the pilot light and set the coffeepot over a burner again.
It was after 4 a.m. when the pair slid into the brightly lit parking lot of the Philadelphia hospital.
The chamber beyond was dark, lit by the soft glow of a single torch beside a clear sarcophagus.