Usage examples for darkest

  1. Then the preacher depictered that little golden head that had made sunshine in her home through the darkest days, as bein' brung low by an asassin. – Samantha at the World's Fair by Marietta Holley
  2. But something sprang up from the darkest corner of his soul, and that was a plan of revenge against Douglas, which he privately nursed and cherished as his most important secret. – Dame Care by Hermann Sudermann
  3. Now all grew dark as the darkest winter's night. – The Gold Of Fairnilee by Andrew Lang
  4. At bay she faced me, this secret woman whom I knew to hold the key to some of the darkest places which we sought to explore. – The Quest of the Sacred Slipper by Sax Rohmer
  5. I hardly need to prove that Shakespeare in his earliest plays, as in his latest, in his Sonnets as in his darkest tragedy, loved flowers and music. – The Man Shakespeare by Frank Harris
  6. It's the darkest hour- seems to me he'll come now if he comes at all. – The Passing of Ku Sui by Anthony Gilmore
  7. The day already breaking upon the terror- stricken colonists was the darkest Canada ever knew. – The Niagara River by Archer Butler Hulbert
  8. Unc' Billy Possum lay curled up under the hay in the highest nest in the darkest corner in Farmer Brown's hen- house. – The Adventures of Unc' Billy Possum by Thornton W. Burgess
  9. The pillar that we follow, which will glow with the ruddy flame of love in the darkest hours of life- blessed be His name! – Expositions of Holy Scripture Genesis, Exodus, Leviticus and Numbers by Alexander Maclaren
  10. Don't give up, encouraged the wife, I know it looks dark but it is always darkest before dawn; let us look toward the east and pray for light. – Watch Yourself Go By by Al. G. Field
  11. I ask that in the darkest hour They may faithful and true remain. – Poems by Frances E. W. Harper
  12. The world outside was dark- darker than the darkest night that ever was. – The Story of the Amulet by E. Nesbit
  13. But I was determined upon revenge, and I went on dressing myself and revolving in my mind the darkest plots. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  14. Hence, by noting Mattie's thoughts, we arrive at the conclusion that this was Mattie's darkest hour; that a change had befallen her which time might remedy, or might harden within her to a wrong- it depended upon the forces brought to bear upon her, and her own heart's strength. – Mattie:--A Stray (Vol 3 of 3) by Frederick William Robinson
  15. We shall leave here at the darkest hour after midnight and you must return before daybreak so that the Archbishop cannot estimate our numbers. – The Strong Arm by Robert Barr
  16. Sleep came at last, in the darkest of the hours. – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  17. It was of the darkest ebony in colour, and its dress rather surprised me. – Diary in America, Series One by Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
  18. With all my good nature, I can't wash him even into the darkest French grey. – William Hickling Prescott by Harry Thurston Peck
  19. Such, however, is the instinct of the peasants, that they find their way with ease, in the darkest night or the most violent snow- storm, through tracks crossing each other in every direction. – Travels in the Steppes of the Caspian Sea, the Crimea, the Caucasus, &c. by Xavier Hommaire de Hell
  20. Over there, in the darkest part of the room, stood a door that was always locked. – The Sword of Welleran and Other Stories by Lord Dunsany