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Mr Gild was happy with the.
Gild gloriously the bare feet.
The intrepid engineer Keith Gild.
And with its glories gild their faces still!.
He could carve a bit, and gild and frame, and do odd jobs.
They were neither the first nor the last to gild the name of thief.
Dearer than the whole world would she be to him and gild his days with happiness.

It is widely used to gild furniture, to edge the pages of books and in jewellery manufacture.
I asked Akim Akimitch, the best gilder in the jail, whether you really could gild a goat's horns.
A number of biotech stocks had big moves in 2003, including Gilead Sciences (GILD) and Celgene (CELG).
The attempt to do this would, indeed, be to gild refined gold, to paint the lily, to add to the perfume of the violet—in all cases a most ridiculous and wasteful excess.
Gilead (NASDAQ: GILD) concentrates on developing medications that help patients who are suffering from life threatening diseases in what they consider areas of unmet medical need.
Dimmesdale's own sermon, on the Sabbath after his vigil—to barter the transitory pleasures of the world for the heavenly hope, that was to assume brighter substance as life grew dark around her, and which would gild the utter gloom with final glory.
Gilding is gold.
Varnish and gilding hide many stains.
Like gilding the lily, confusedly occurred to her.
No paint or dye can give so splendid a colour as gilding.
Beneath the gilding of heaven I perceive a poverty-stricken universe.
The village painter was set at work on the new gilding of the chariots in the big barn.
Bowing and crossing themselves, they entered the empty church, which glistened with gilding.
For eight years she had reclined in laces and ribbons, amid velvet, gilding, ivory, bronzes and flowers.
There were painted white chairs, with gilding and wreaths on them, and some lingering red silk damask with slits in it.
The glow reached upward, gilding her lower masts and rigging with a faint patina of gold, and he grunted in satisfaction.
His massive couch, all covered with gilding, with great branches of lilies painted on the panels, thundered noisily along.
He rested again until the sun was well up and gilding the great river with its splendor, and then he plunged into the stream.
The effect of the frontage is completed by the cupola of the auditorium, topped with a cap of bronze sparingly adorned with gilding.
And judging by the expensive fabrics of their robes and the gilding of the temple building, the clergy of this temple were quite successful at it.
It had plate-glass windows, resplendent with gilding, marble-topped tables with snow white covers, vases of flowers, and all the other appurtenances of glittering cut glass and silver.
Perhaps Meg felt, without understanding why, that they were not particularly cultivated or intelligent people, and that all their gilding could not quite conceal the ordinary material of which they were made.
It was the eighth year that, when visitors were present, she lay in lace and ribbons, surrounded with velvet, gilding, ivory, bronze, lacquer and flowers, never going out, and only, as she put it, receiving intimate friends, i.
In 1817, in the sidealleys of this same Champ de Mars, two great cylinders of wood might have been seen lying in the rain, rotting amid the grass, painted blue, with traces of eagles and bees, from which the gilding was falling.
Rushworth’s guidance were shewn through a number of rooms, all lofty, and many large, and amply furnished in the taste of fifty years back, with shining floors, solid mahogany, rich damask, marble, gilding, and carving, each handsome in its way.
In the manufactures of Birmingham alone, the quantity of gold and silver annually employed in gilding and plating, and thereby disqualified from ever afterwards appearing in the shape of those metals, is said to amount to more than fifty thousand pounds sterling.
Great care would be necessary when deciding what parts were to be gilded because - whilst large masses of gilding are apt to look garish and in bad taste - a lot of fine gold lines are ineffective, especially on a flat surface, where they do not always catch the light.
We may from thence form some notion how great must be the annual consumption in all the different parts of the world, either in manufactures of the same kind with those of Birmingham, or in laces, embroideries, gold and silver stuffs, the gilding of books, furniture, etc.
The prohibition of exportation cannot detain a greater quantity of gold and silver in Spain and Portugal, than what they can afford to employ, than what the annual produce of their land and labour will allow them to employ, in coin, plate, gilding, and other ornaments of gold and silver.
It is a mirror which no stone can crack, whose quicksilver will never wear off, whose gilding Nature continually repairs; no storms, no dust, can dim its surface ever fresh;—a mirror in which all impurity presented to it sinks, swept and dusted by the sun's hazy brush—this the light dust-cloth—which retains no breath that is breathed on it, but sends its own to float as clouds high above its surface, and be reflected in its bosom still.
In the chimney stood a pair of firedogs of iron, ornamented above with two garlanded vases, and flutings which had formerly been silvered with silver leaf, which was a sort of episcopal luxury; above the chimney-piece hung a crucifix of copper, with the silver worn off, fixed on a background of threadbare velvet in a wooden frame from which the gilding had fallen; near the glass door a large table with an inkstand, loaded with a confusion of papers and with huge volumes; before the table an arm-chair of straw; in front of the bed a prie-Dieu, borrowed from the oratory.
It had gilded walls, a.
The ringmail underneath was gilded.
Not marble, nor the gilded monuments.
The edge of the book was gilded and the.
Fair in the midst, with gilded cups around:.
It was not always a gilded life she had led.
It was shaped like a black flower, gilded with gold.
How's this: 'It's Only John Cage in a Gilded Bird'?
It was covered in purple and red velvet, with a gilded.
The walls were decorated with gilded motifs of trees and.
I suppose he is the 'house physician' of this gilded palace.
The woman was quite mature and had a long and gilded robe on.
I have all the philosophers in my library gilded on the edges.
A different statue came to life—a gilded wooden pharaoh with a.
The sun gilded the linden tops, already seared by the Autumn frosts.
I moved on into a room decked out with vibrant colors and gilded tapestries.
They will finally regain their lost glory of the Gilded Age of Robber Barons.
In the center of the procession was a covered litter, black and gilded with gold.
The huge gilded doors to the ballroom on the opposite end of the room flung open.
A silver sackbut with gilded crest emerged to mark the hour with a mournful hoot.
All I could see were his knuckles on the gilded arms of his chair, like a throne.
There were no fancy lunches at gilded brokerage offices within the City of London.
Privilege that saw generations-old luxury, gilded ballrooms, and finest porcelain.
A single portrait, signed by Leopold Robert, shone in its carved and gilded frame.
They would neglect their homespun for the military plume and the gilded epaulette.
The seats were high-backed rectangular gilded thrones with colourful cushioned material.
But gentle—all shades of the most delicate pink and orange, as if gilded by Botticelli.
One thing I was sorry for; when I bade him have the horns of the oxen gilded, he told me.
On the front entrance `The Cave' and on the back `Tradesmens Entrance', in gilded letters.
This basket, also gilded heavily, was filled with a varied profusion of artificial fruits.
Lord Butterwell and his bride sat on plump downy cushions in a double throne of gilded oak.
Gaudy green armchairs with gilded wooden armrests shaped into lions’ paws line the walls.
The gilded frame filled with an altered perspective; a bird’s eye view of Heckler's wagon.
The gilded finger that was delivered to the congressman? Why was it wrapped in gold leaf?'.
After the gilded elevator doors slid shut he turned from the buttons to eye me speculatively.
His son Cesar would receive the house, his gilded silver cup, and his wooden and iron chairs.
With exaggerated care he passed me the shallow gilded bowl flanked by a pair of elegant lions.
The sun gilded with its beams the tops of the lindens, already yellowed by the keen breath of autumn.
They were gilded, painted, with gold, with lapis lazuli, with ivory, to instill awe into worshippers.
Eons had passed without the immortal city’s gilded streets and her citizens coming under such duress.
The greater glory gilds the victor's crown.
She was fragile as the foliage in autumn; the radiance of heaven shone through her as the sun strikes athwart the withering leaves and gilds them.
The gentleman gilds the pill he would give us; but it is a slow poison that would creep upon us, and bring on a distemper heretofore unknown to us, that sooner or later would carry us to the grave.

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