Sculptured panels, with conventional motives, peacocks, eagles devouring hares, peacocks drinking from a cup on a tall pillar, are let into both exterior and interior walls, as are roundels of precious marbles, sawn from columns of porphyry, serpentine, verd antique, &c. The adoption of veneer for decoration prohibited any deep cutting, and almost all the sculpture is shallow.
Ten minutes later, she sat at a picnic table, devouring the crispy-sweet treats.
It took every ounce of her willpower to keep from devouring his body with her eyes.
He leaned forward, picked up his fork and began devouring his supper without further comment.
Starting from the assertion of Moses that God is " a devouring fire " (Deut.