These plains are often of a desolate sterility; mere sandy wastes, formed of the detritus of the granite heights, destitute of trees and herbage, scorched
by the ardent and reflected rays of the summer's sun, and in winter swept by chilling blasts from the snow-clad mountains.
The sun, a red ball through the dust, burned and scorched
his back intolerably through his black coat.
The advisors of the Princess did not like this test; but she commanded them to step into the flame and one by one they did so, and were scorched
so badly that the air was soon filled with an odor like that of baked potatoes.
Indeed, to watch the little Queen march calmly through the advancing flames restored courage to every member of the party, and they followed her without being even scorched
When, after a time, he removed the pigeon and stripped from it the scorched
wrappings of leaves, it gave forth a scent so savoury as to prick up Jerry's ears and set his nostrils to quivering.
Brain and body, scorched
and jangled and poisoned, return to be tuned up by the very poison that caused the damage.
They were then occupying the center of a rocky plain, which the sun scorched
with its parching rays.
I am too hot and scorched
with mine own thought: often is it ready to take away my breath.
The bailiff came in, and said everything, thank God, was doing well; but informed him that the buckwheat in the new drying machine had been a little scorched
You see the bones; the crackling and scorched hide, and the grinning teeth.
That I should mistake the hide of a buffaloe, scorched and crimpled as it is, for the carcass of a horse
THESE pictures show the aftermath of a lighting strike that scorched
the course at Royal Liverpool Golf Club in Hoylake.
EGGS provides a fun Cackleberry Club mystery that includes egg recipes and breakfast dishes, and serves up more than a hint of intrigue in the process.
LEMON AND APRICOT SOURS Prepare a rocks glass with cubed ice.
Earth: Legacies of the Chemical Warfare in Vietnam