But in that maze there lurked
all the romance of the "overdue" and a menacing hint of "missing.
Her complexion was a rich and mantling olive, and when watching the glow upon her cheeks I could almost swear that beneath the transparent medium there lurked
the blushes of a faint vermilion.
My sable friend Scipio has a story," replied Roderick, "of a snake that had lurked
in this fountain--pure and innocent as it looks--ever since it was known to the first settlers.
I imagine it is locked up in one of these things," went on Blunt, pointing towards the end of the studio where amongst the monumental presses of dark oak lurked
the shy dummy which had worn the stiff robes of the Byzantine Empress and the amazing hat of the "Girl," rakishly.
But I was only praying it would open or thinking what treasure probably lurked
The thick wood, though the trees were mostly of small girth, threw a heavy shadow, so that the steep declension, in front of which grew the tree behind which the African lurked
, was almost in darkness.
The hotel, where we rejoined our family, lurked
behind a group of lofty elms, and we drank at the town pump before it just for the pleasure of pumping it.
There was something furtive and lurking about her that Jerry did not fail to sense, and he had long since learned that something was wrong when any black lurked
She did not have the expert's eye for the depth of chest, the wide nostrils, the recuperative lungs, and the muscles under their satin sheaths-- crypts of energy wherein lurked
the chemistry of destruction.
Then punish those who averted their gaze while horror lurked
in their midst.