Sentence Examples


  • The small lamp in front of the icons was the only light left in the room.
  • The nurse lit the gilt candles before the icons and sat down by the door with her knitting.
  • Murat, left in command of the Grand Army at of ?VapoVilna, abandoned his charge and in the next year made Icons overtures to the allies who coalesced against Napoleon.
  • The part of the room behind the columns, with a high silk-curtained mahogany bedstead on one side and on the other an immense case containing icons, was brightly illuminated with red light like a Russian church during evening service.
  • He lay just under the icons; his large thick hands outside the quilt.