"Why, I saw her--I think it was a week ago--walking along Canal Street, the picture of health
, it seemed to me."
His face, besides being the picture of health
, had in it the most apparent marks of sweetness and good-nature.
You would think my wife the picture of health if you looked at her, and yet, so delusive are appearances, I am obliged to forbid her all excitement.
"A lady who looks the picture of health; a lady who suffers from a complicated nervous malady; and a lady whose hand is steady enough to use her needle and thread -- is a living mass of contradictions I don't quite understand.
Lady Bertram, sunk back in one corner of the sofa, the picture of health
, wealth, ease, and tranquillity, was just falling into a gentle doze, while Fanny was getting through the few difficulties of her work for her.
We met and passed many young Indian women, riding by two or three together on the same horse: they, as well as many of the young men, were strikingly handsome, -- their fine ruddy complexions being the picture of health
. Besides the toldos, there were three ranchos; one inhabited by the Commandant, and the two others by Spaniards with small shops.
But all he needs is a wash and a decent night's sleep and he'll be the picture of health
. As luck would have it, he stumbles across a family of survivors and gets that magic treatment.
2007 Twins Lucky and Bambi looked the picture of health
DAWN FRENCH: There's no denying she's always been a sexy lady but 6st lighter, she is looking the picture of health
But the youngster looked like the picture of health
when he joined his dad, mum Becky and siblings Harry, eight, and Ava, two, at Birmingham's Thinktank museum for a day organised by the Meningitis Trust.
AMY Winehouse looked the picture of health
- for her - on a trip to the supermarket.
Hunky Aidan Turner looked the picture of health
as he splashed around in the sea for a scene which will be shown on The Clinic this week.
He may look the picture of health
but surely that is a testament to the man's dedication to his sport.
"When the Picture of Health
contest came up, I saw it as an opportunity to get my message out on a larger forum," she said.