Usage examples for Veins

  1. But you have given me such an incentive that, were it possible, I'd open my withered veins and give her half of my poor blood." – His Sombre Rivals by E. P. Roe
  2. When silence followed, my blood rushed, seething, through my veins. – The Scarlet Banner by Felix Dahn
  3. I had drawn enough poison into my veins. – The Betrayal by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  4. It will seem hard to begin, no doubt; but new life will flow in your veins when you take up your active, useful work again. – Polly Oliver's Problem by Kate Douglas Smith Wiggin
  5. She had its blood in her veins, and shared with it the silent worship of freedom and beauty, and had now been plunged so deeply into human life that she was lost to it. – Gone to Earth by Mary Webb
  6. They were at her own door by this time, and Blair, helping her out of the carriage, looked into her face, and his veins ran hot. – The Iron Woman by Margaret Deland
  7. Whoever regards it with indifference has no patriotic blood in his veins. – The Flag by Homer Greene
  8. It sent the blood tingling through his veins. – A Voyage with Captain Dynamite by Charles Edward Rich
  9. A thrill of horror ran through my veins, as I contemplated the result of this discovery. – The Boy Tar by Mayne Reid
  10. And in her veins there burned a fever of suspense. – Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces by Thomas W. Hanshew
  11. The gills are narrow, yellow, connected by veins, strongly curved because of the form of the pileus, and then being decurrent on the stem. – Studies of American Fungi. Mushrooms, Edible, Poisonous, etc. by George Francis Atkinson
  12. Riding was the only amusement he cared to share with her, and the thought of a long gallop across the plains at his side brought back the warmth to her veins. – The Fruit of the Tree by Edith Wharton
  13. On hearing this answer the Rakshasi turned away with a groan, knowing that Sahasra Dal had Rakshasa blood in his veins. – Folk-Tales of Bengal by Lal Behari Day
  14. The aged patriarch felt his blood freshly warmed within his veins- he was young again! – The White Squaw by Mayne Reid
  15. Mother, father's blood as well as yours is in my veins, and so I understand you both. – The Worshipper of the Image by Richard Le Gallienne
  16. A cold shudder ran through my veins. – Vendetta A Story of One Forgotten by Marie Corelli
  17. As he had insisted, London was the centre of the British Empire; the great heart which sent its life- blood throughout the veins of four hundred millions of people. – "The Pomp of Yesterday" by Joseph Hocking
  18. " But surely that woman has no African blood in her veins," said the major. – An I.D.B. in South Africa by Louise Vescelius-Sheldon
  19. His heart beat so violently that the veins in his throat swelled and threatened to burst. – A Splendid Hazard by Harold MacGrath