The dining room table is cherry and topped with fresh flowers in a crystal bowl.
I couldn't tell if the look he gave me was incredulity or concern but he grabbed my arm and led me outside where a suited man who must have topped six foot five was walking toward us.
The walls are lofty and massive and topped by turrets, while on each side is a projecting bastion.
Maria was a wee bird of a woman—probably a teenager, Hispanic, and even shorter than Cynthia, who barely topped five feet.
Her brilliant hair topped a freckled face and mile-wide smile.