Usage examples for mirror

  1. Somehow I didn't enjoy dressing to- night for my dinner, and when I was ready I stood before the mirror and looked at myself a long time. – The Melting of Molly by Maria Thompson Daviess
  2. I asked the old lady for a mirror, and she asked if I had read the paper of this morning. – Botchan (Master Darling) by Mr. Kin-nosuke Natsume, trans. by Yasotaro Morri
  3. I did not awake till the bright sun was just rising out of the mirror- like sea. – Old Jack by W.H.G. Kingston
  4. Pierce answered after a glance at a passing mirror to see if they were followed, and a quick scan of the train platform. – The Man Who Staked the Stars by Charles Dye
  5. Once, as he turned, he found himself exactly opposite to a mirror. – In the Wilderness by Robert Hichens
  6. Gerald's image passed before her and meant nothing more than the other things she looked at, while her mind drifted like an aimless butterfly from the flowers and the prints to the pretty old mirror- a gift of Gerald's- and hovered over the graceful feminine objects scattered upon the chairs and tables. – Franklin Kane by Anne Douglas Sedgwick
  7. Or she stared at her reflection in the long mirror and said: " Isn't she sweet!" – Tommy and Grizel by J.M. Barrie
  8. I saw it in the mirror! – Thomas Wingfold, Curate by George MacDonald
  9. Her room was in darkness, except for one splash of light reflected from her mirror which held the moon. – Joanna Godden by Sheila Kaye-Smith
  10. Nance took the first opportunity that presented itself to look in a mirror. – Calvary Alley by Alice Hegan Rice
  11. He had already seen the truth in that mirror over there. – The Mystery of the Hasty Arrow by Anna Katharine Green
  12. In a long mirror she saw and watched but did not know herself. – Red Masquerade by Louis Joseph Vance
  13. My own face in the mirror. – The Ideal by Stanley Grauman Weinbaum
  14. Yes, now I know: father saw me in the mirror opposite which I stood. – Edna's Sacrifice and Other Stories Edna's Sacrifice; Who Was the Thief?; The Ghost; The Two Brothers; and What He Left by Frances Henshaw Baden
  15. I thought I saw you through the window; and then I made sure it was you when I went to pin my veil on,- I saw you in the mirror." – The Parlor-Car by William D. Howells
  16. But your Serene Highness viewed the subject differently, and said that it was good for every one, but especially princes, to look into the clear mirror of history, and behold there the faults and follies of their race. – Sidonia The Sorceress V1 by William Mienhold
  17. In the moment her bright, curious eyes rested upon him, McKann seemed to see himself as if she were holding a mirror up before him. – Youth and the Bright Medusa by Willa Cather
  18. But haven't you ever looked at yourself in a mirror? – The Blue Rose Fairy Book by Maurice Baring
  19. Lulu dropped her mirror. – Angel Island by Inez Haynes Gillmore