Usage examples for ROSES

  1. It seems too glorious to be true to be able to pick as many roses as you like. – A College Girl by Mrs. George de Horne Vaizey
  2. No, boy; how could the roses know us? – Danger! and Other Stories by Arthur Conan Doyle
  3. And here is a young friend of mine who had a fancy to look at my roses. – New-Arabian-Nights by Stevenson, Robert Louis
  4. Once I was young an' han'some- I was, upon my soul- Once my cheeks was roses, my eyes as black as coal; And I can't remember, in them days, of hearin' people say, For any kind of a reason, that I was in their way. – Farm Ballads by Will Carleton
  5. " Webb is marked with my love of roses," his mother often said, with her low, pleased laugh. – Nature's Serial Story by E. P. Roe
  6. You have spoken roses of me. – The Clouds by Aristophanes
  7. I said to him that I thought I could tell him where the roses came from, and he said " Where?" – Odd by Amy Le Feuvre
  8. " The next time I come to see you I am going to bring you some of those roses," he said. – The Burial of the Guns by Thomas Nelson Page
  9. The roses are perfectly lovely! – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli
  10. She put down her basket of roses and took Nelly's hands between hers. – Mary Gray by Katharine Tynan
  11. In the corner stood a huge bowl of roses. – The Unspeakable Perk by Samuel Hopkins Adams
  12. The early summer roses had opened again, and raised their heads high about the villa on the Rhine. – Gritli's Children by Johanna Spyri
  13. Roses for every Month! – The Works of Aphra Behn, Vol. I (of 6) by Aphra Behn
  14. Alice, did you ever see anything like these roses?" – April Hopes by William Dean Howells Last Updated: February 27, 2009
  15. I wore your white house- coat that first morning, Becky, and he sent some roses, and we had breakfast together in my rooms at the hotel. – The Trumpeter Swan by Temple Bailey
  16. Well, there was one more term; let him make the most of the roses while he could. – The Loom of Youth by Alec Waugh
  17. Now come and smell the roses. – The Clever Woman of the Family by Charlotte M. Yonge
  18. " I mustn't forget to thank you for those lovely roses you sent me," she exclaimed at length. – The Exploits of Elaine by Arthur B. Reeve
  19. Fine roses these of mine, aren't they? – The Paradise Mystery by J. S. Fletcher
  20. As I said before, you are under discipline here, and you may not find existence such a bed of roses as it was in Eccleston Square. – The Firm of Girdlestone by Arthur Conan Doyle