Sentence Examples with the word the grim

The whole effect of the grim castle, the silvery stream and the verdant woods makes one of the most striking scenes in Belgium.

Her hands shook as she stood there discussing her own death with a creature that resembled the Grim Reaper.

His heart almost stopped at the grim note in Kris.s voice.

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Life folded Death; Death trellised Life; the grim god wived with youthful Life, and begat him curly-headed glories.

The government, however, did not venture to carry out the grim sentence which the law still applied to traitors, and introduced an act enabling it to commute the death penalty to transportation.

In only two points can Rabelais be said to be definitely polemic. He certainly hated the monkish system in the debased form in which it existed in his time; he as certainly hated the brutish ignorance into which the earlier systems of education had suffered too many of their teachers and scholars to drop. At these two things he was never tired of striking, but elsewhere, even in the grim satire of the Chats fourres, he is the satirist proper rather than the reformer.

She'd been seen by a doctor who'd been dead twenty years, was babysitting a four-hundred-thousand-year-old angel, and the grim reaper spent the night on her couch.

Spies in every salon in Paris and every court in Europe kept the grim courtier informed of every change in his.

There is less in common than is often supposed between the buoyant energy that led Grant to Shiloh and the grim plodding determination that led him to Vicksburg and to Appomattox.

The story is full of picturesque detail and stirring incident, full also of interesting problems in folk-lore and mythology; and throughout it is dominated by the figure of the grim Hagen, who, twitted with cowardice and his advice spurned, is determined that there shall be no turning back and that they shall go through with it to the bitter end.