Usage examples for statue

  1. On reaching the Clay statue, Harrod decided to search no farther, but to go home, feeling sure that if anything were wrong I would follow him thither. – Kitty's Conquest by Charles King
  2. As well might she have spoken to a statue. – Lysbeth A Tale Of The Dutch by H. Rider Haggard
  3. The other showed a group of thirty- six people, mostly boys, standing in front of the statue after the wreath had been placed. – Germany, The Next Republic? by Carl W. Ackerman
  4. Instead, she stands there as if waiting for him to speak- stands there like a statue in black. – Miss Caprice by St. George Rathborne
  5. He was like a statue. – Tinker's Dam by Joseph Tinker
  6. Do you see that old statue, just over there by the wall? – Austin and His Friends by Frederic H. Balfour
  7. He told me he would put all his soul into it, and that sometimes he fancied, if he died before me, his soul would really enter into that statue and watch over and guard me. – Bye-Ways by Robert Smythe Hichens
  8. His face had grown hard and white like that of a statue. – The Mystery of the Four Fingers by Fred M. White
  9. If it is, it is worth a great deal, perhaps as much as the statue itself. – The Heart of Rome by Francis Marion Crawford
  10. Also, though she said nothing of it, it seemed to Benita that the great white statue on the cross was leaning a little further forward than it used to do. – Benita, An African Romance by H. Rider Haggard
  11. The prince said to himself, " I shut my eyes, and am ready to die loving her; yet, when I open them, she is but a talking statue!" – The Blue Moon by Laurence Housman
  12. The visitor stood with her back to the door, silent and motionless as a statue. – The Grey Cloak by Harold MacGrath
  13. " 'Er- shall we go and have a look at the statue? – War and the Weird by Forbes Phillips R. Thurston Hopkins
  14. The statue, thirty- two feet high to the top of the olive branch, makes a striking and imposing appearance. – Shepp's Photographs of the World by James W. Shepp Daniel B. Shepp
  15. Aglauros changed to a statue. – The Metamorphoses of Publius Ovidus Naso in English blank verse Vols. I & II by Ovid
  16. Madame de Peyrelade sat, statue- like, in the same spot. – A Night on the Borders of the Black Forest by Amelia B. Edwards
  17. You may make engines to cause a dead statue walk, but it cannot walk of itself till it have a principle of life in it. – The Works of the Rev. Hugh Binning by Hugh Binning
  18. For Marygold did not know that she had been a little golden statue; nor could she remember anything that had happened since the moment when she ran with outstretched arms to comfort her father. – The-New-McGuffey-Fourth-Reader by McGuffey, William Holmes
  19. And as the grinning Ezekiel sprang into the carriage beside her, she pulled up the glass in the fateful and set face of her once trusting husband; the carriage turned and drove off, leaving him like a statue in the road. – The Argonauts of North Liberty by Bret Harte
  20. Then the Wizard made the magic pass and spoke the magic word before the statue of Unc Nunkie. – The Patchwork Girl of Oz by L. Frank Baum