Sentence Examples with the word speck

Hengel in Paris and Baron Speck von Sternburg at Liitzschema, for each of which has been claimed the name Fiirlegerin, that is, a member of the Fiirleger family at Nuremberg), belong to nearly the same time.

He found Speck on the back porch, smoking a cigar while gazing at the glowing wheat fields.

She didn't realize the Black God stopped walking until the speck in the distance grew larger.

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But ready as she was to take the smallest speck for the image of a man or of a coffin, she saw nothing.

Never gives me a speck of concern.

The universe is so immeasurably vast in extension and duration, and man is so small, his home but a speck in space, and his history a span in time that it seems an arrogant assumption for him to claim exemption from the universal law of evolution and dissolution.

He had awakened a few moments before the usual time, ordinarily a good sign, but after rubbing open his eyes, he discovered it was a white day, hazy and sultry, without a speck of blue in the sky.

One moment, he was a speck of nothing in this vastness that defined his insignificance; another, this whole world was his.

Cynthia responded, focusing her attention on a speck of dirt on the counter.

Berg put on the cleanest of coats, without a spot or speck of dust, stood before a looking glass and brushed the hair on his temples upwards, in the way affected by the Emperor Alexander, and, having assured himself from the way Rostov looked at it that his coat had been noticed, left the room with a pleasant smile.