Carmen finished decorating the cake and set the icing aside.
The conventional foliage decorating the capitals is of great beauty and variety, and extends to spandrils, bosses, &c. In the spandrils of the arches of the nave, transept or choir arcades, diaper work is occasionally found, as in the transept of Westminster Abbey.
The thing is, folk have been decorating evergreen boughs for a lot longer than there have been Christmas trees in folk's houses.
The hot rays of the sun beat down vertically and a fresh soft wind played with the hair of the bared heads and with the ribbons decorating the icon.
She changed the decorating tip and wrote "Happy Birthday Dad!" on the top of the cake.