murky night

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  • Once, murky night Shut in my sight: One glance revealed the source of light! Cited from Double Trouble, by Herbert Quick
  • The last light of the July day had faded out, and a hot, murky night settled down over London. Cited from A Terrible Secret, by May Agnes Fleming
  • There is only one gleam in the murky night of this period. Cited from The World's Greatest Books, Vol XI, Ed. by Arthur Mee & J.A. Hammerton
  • He taught us that ignorance was a crime, a murky night without a single star to light the traveler on his weary way. Cited from Shakspere, Personal Recollections, by John A. Joyce
  • She went cross-country through the murky night like the wind, and in a very few minutes Dodge was again on the spot where he had left his brother priest. Cited from Legend Land, Vol. 2, by Various
  • That was on a murky night, and in the morning the birds of Ares shot their sharp feathers upon us. Cited from The Golden Fleece, by Padraic Colum
  • And not a star in the murky night! Cited from Shallow Soil, by Knut Hamsun
  • Blazing shells rain, in the murky night air, down on Paris. Cited from The Little Lady of Lagunitas, Richard Henry Savage
  • But when all had retired to rest on the couches of the great hall, in the murky night, Grendel came. Cited from Early Britain, by Grant Allen
  • Here and there one shone faintly, like the few faint stars showing widely apart through cloud crevices on a murky night. Cited from The Wrong Twin, by Harry Leon Wilson
  • He did not notice the glittering lights that encircled the murky night. Cited from The Workingman's Paradise, by John Miller
  • Through the murky night the ships' lanterns still shone steadily enough, but farther off than before, and at a sharp angle behind his right shoulder. Cited from The Blue Pavilions, by Sir Arthur Thomas Quiller-Couch
  • Last night thou didst not close thine eyes in sleep, But wand'redst forth in the murky night, alone. Cited from German Classics of the 19th & 20th Centuries, Vol. VI, Ed. by Francke
  • Lady Agnes sighed prettily and -- stepped out into the murky night. Cited from The Man From Brodney's, by George Barr McCutcheon
  • At length she heard steps in the distance, and straining her eyes to penetrate the thick darkness of the murky night, was able to make out just beneath the window a sort of yellow glare. Cited from We Two, by Edna Lyall
  • Her gentle sway, it seems, lost all its power When hither came the culprit, whom the curse, Like murky night, envelops and pursues. Cited from The German Classics of The Nineteenth and Twentieth Centuries, Vol. I.
  • The postern gate, the murky night, the daring lover, the struggling maiden, the willing accomplices. Cited from Castles in the Air, by Baroness Emmuska Orczy
  • Lo, when the sun streams through the wood, Upon a winter's morn, Where'er his silent beams intrude, The murky night is gone. Cited from A Week on the Concord and Merrimack Rivers
  • Against the Trojans' will daylight departed, but welcome, thrice prayed for, to the Achaians came down the murky night. Cited from The Iliad of Homer, trans. Andrew Lang, et al.
  • Zilligan was swearing like a pirate, looking for his horse in the murky night; but instead of any alarm, oaths and derision greeted our ears as the men returned to camp. Cited from The Outlet, by Andy Adams
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