The assassination of the minister of the interior Plehve, on the 14th of July, by the revolutionist Sazonov was remarkable as a of the symptom mainly owing to the widespread sympathy of the European press of all shades of opinion with War.
The different kinds of mica vary from perfectly colourless and transparent - as in muscovite - through shades of yellow, green, red and brown to black and opaque - as in lepidomelane; the former have a pearly lustre and the latter a submetallic lustre on the cleavage surfaces.
Paintings hung on every wall and expensive looking pottery lamps with hand painted shades gave the room a warm glow.
Sofia pushed up her shades to display blue eyes rimmed with silver.
The sweaters weren't just the most vibrant shades of autumn, they were softer than anything she'd ever experienced.