The only moving things were the khaki-clad sentinel and the blazing fireflies.
"The Pathless Trail" by Arthur O. (Arthur Olney) Friel
She had a little black mare she used to ride, Firefly, she called her.
"Mrs. Tree" by Laura E. Richards
And fireflies indeed they were.
"In the Heart of a Fool" by William Allen White
Fireflies winked in the gloom.
"Chicken Little Jane on the Big John" by Lily Munsell Ritchie
There was a garden, lighted by the fireflies at night, and Penini mistook the place for Eden.
"The Brownings" by Lilian Whiting
An enemy airman, should he pass over, would see a long line of twinkling fireflies.
"Aces Up" by Covington Clarke
Even in that moment of terrible dismay, Brian noted their muskets, and how the lighted matches flared like fireflies in the wind.
"Nuala O'Malley" by H. Bedford-Jones
Numerous species of ants and bees exist as well as fireflies.
"Porto Rico" by Arthur D. Hall
The sunshine rebounded from the top of their wings, and against the discoloured earth they looked like fireflies.
"Cavalry of the Clouds" by Alan Bott
They sparkle, these northern fireflies of ours, with a dainty glint that merely emphasizes the darkness.
"Old Plymouth Trails" by Winthrop Packard
To Jack's mind they looked like a pair of gigantic fireflies gone loco with excitement and carrying on in the most astonishing manner.
"Eagles of the Sky" by Ambrose Newcomb
Captain, go tell Tom to give him Firefly, won't you?
"John March, Southerner" by George W. Cable
Thousands of fireflies are swarming above the grass.
"Two Indian Children of Long Ago" by Frances Taylor
Now, I propose to send her on a month's trip to Switzerland, where she will represent 'The Firefly.
"The Silent Barrier" by Louis Tracy
You are capriciously lighted home by fireflies, and there is your table covered with fruit and iced lemonade.
"With the World's Great Travellers, Volume 1" by Various
The dance of the fireflies amid the thick undergrowth is confusing as well as fascinating.
"The Pearl of India" by Maturin M. Ballou
I made a cruise with him in his yacht, the 'Firefly.
"Confessions Of Con Cregan An Irish Gil Blas" by Charles James Lever
His mother's angry words were like fireflies that darted but did not sting.
"Dusty Star" by Olaf Baker
The coals of their cigars glowed like fireflies in the gloom.
"Kastle Krags" by Absalom Martin
Lanterns flitted here and there, like fireflies starred against the dark.
"The Master's Violin" by Myrtle Reed
Last night a man was at her gate;
In the hedge I lay in wait;
I saw Mercedes meet him there,
By the fireflies in her hair.
"Mercedes" by Elizabeth Drew Barstow Stoddard
Then side by side with some magician dream,
To take the owlet-haunted lane,
Half-roofed with vines; led by a firefly gleam,
That brings me home again.
"The Wood" by Madison Julius Cawein
Adown the dark the firefly marks
Its flight in gold and emerald sparks;
And, loosened from his chain,
The shaggy mastiff bounds and barks,
And barks again.
"Evening On The Farm" by Madison Julius Cawein
Fireflies in dark flight flash. Waking
Waterbirds begin calling, one to another.
All things caught between shield and sword,
All grief empty, the clear night passes.
"Restless Night" by Du Fu
The fireflies o'er the meadow
In pulses come and go;
The elm-trees' heavy shadow
Weighs on the grass below;
And faintly from the distance
The dreaming cock doth crow.
"Midnight" by James Russell Lowell
Now sleeps the crimson petal, now the white;
Nor waves the cypress in the palace walk;
Nor winks the gold fin in the porphyry font;
The firefly wakens, waken thou with me.
"Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal" by Alfred Lord Tennyson
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