Sentence Examples


  • He said nothing, even as the last finger of light faded from the horizon and starlight replaced the sun.
  • She choked back a sob and saw the glint of starlight off a knife on the ground.
  • His magic danced around him, bending starlight and night into a subtle light show.
  • At times, for longest hours, without a single hail, they stood far parted in the starlight; Ahab in his scuttle, the Parsee by the mainmast; but still fixedly gazing upon each other; as if in the Parsee Ahab saw his forethrown shadow, in Ahab the Parsee his abandoned substance.
  • Christmas came and except for the ceremonial Mass, the solemn and wearisome Christmas congratulations from neighbors and servants, and the new dresses everyone put on, there were no special festivities, though the calm frost of twenty degrees Reaumur, the dazzling sunshine by day, and the starlight of the winter nights seemed to call for some special celebration of the season.

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