There at such and such a point in the voyage for the golden fleece, were the rocks and the soul-devouring dragons of the way.
"William Lloyd Garrison" by Archibald H. Grimke
Like Jason of old, we have wandered far in quest of the golden fleece.
"The Reconstructed School" by Francis B. Pearson
Mannhardt reasons in much the same way about the Golden Fleece.
"Modern Mythology" by Andrew Lang
The fleeces are very fine, long and beautiful; and, in Thibet, where the breed is also found, are worked into shawls.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Vol. 15 (of 18)" by Robert Kerr
The gulf was ridged with foam-fleeced breakers, and the water churned into green, tawny wastes.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Second Series" by John Addington Symonds
And there was one mighty ram far larger than all the others, and to this I clung, grasping the fleece tight with both my hands.
"The Children's Hour, Volume 3 (of 10)" by Various
After sunset the clouds have settled down upon the hills, and the snow comes in thick, impenetrable fleeces.
"Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece" by John Addington Symonds
Now when Jason and his fellows were come to Colchis, they asked the fleece of the king of the country.
"Stories from the Greek Tragedians" by Alfred Church
The dragon that guarded the golden fleece was not more restless than I.
"Diderot and the Encyclopaedists (Vol 1 of 2)" by John Morley
The grass showed with a kind of green blush through its old brown fleece.
"Lazarre" by Mary Hartwell Catherwood
Its fleece is never shorn, but is shed in summer.
"The Awakening of China" by W.A.P. Martin
The rams of the giant's flocks were great strong beasts, with fleeces thick and woolly, and as dark as the violet.
"Young Folks Treasury, Volume 2 (of 12)" by Various
The day was warm and languorous, and the last pale mist of the Silver Fleece peeped in at the windows.
"The Quest of the Silver Fleece" by W. E. B. Du Bois
Away among the hills, the faint bleat of the sheep echoes from heath to heath, whilst their white fleeces dot the plains.
"Gladys, the Reaper" by Anne Beale
This never was parcel or part of a fleece!
"St. Nicholas, Vol. 5, No. 4, February 1878" by Various
Her husband did not drink enough to complain of, but he liked to gamble and he had been fleeced by a crooked game in Jack Martin's saloon.
"The Rustlers of Pecos County" by Zane Grey
Men sought for Neptune as the heroes sought the golden fleece.
"Recreations in Astronomy" by Henry Warren
Mine consists of a hand portmanteau, and that is at the Golden Fleece.
"Verner's Pride" by Mrs. Henry Wood
And there was one mighty ram, far larger than all the others, and to this Ulysses clung, grasping the fleece tight with both his hands.
"Myths That Every Child Should Know" by Various
If you have not read the 'Fleece,' I would strongly recommend it to you.
"The Prose Works of William Wordsworth" by William Wordsworth
Sleep, sleep, and in the night
may your whispers be softer
than a leaf of grass,
or the silken fleece of lambs.
"The Sad Mother" by Gabriela Mistral
LEAN BACK, and get some minutes’ peace;
Let your head lean
Back to the shoulder with its fleece
Of locks, Faustine.
"Faustine" by Algernon Charles Swinburne
But now the North wind ceases,
The warm South-west awakes,
The heavens are out in fleeces,
And earth's green banner shakes.
"Tardy Spring" by George Meredith
We are the valiant Knights of Peace
Who prattle for the Right:
Our banner is of snowy fleece,
Inscrib'd: "TOO PROUD TO FIGHT!"
"Pacifist War Song - 1917" by Howard Phillips Lovecraft
Holds to his purpose,—ships of Greece,—
For whom awaits the Golden Fleece,
The fame that is his star.
"Argonauts" by Madison Julius Cawein
Her golden hair gave me more joy
Than Jason's heart could hold,
When all his men cried out—Ah, look!
He has the Fleece of Gold!
"An Early Love" by William H Davies
Now is the time to select fleeces for the 72nd Wool Show this summer at Sonora , said a show official.
Lara's Library: The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook .
How Charter Schools Fleece Taxpayers.
Kelly's Kids: Today only, red fleece ruffle cape $12.99 + shipping (regular price $42).
It's a fleece sweatshirt with a front pouch that can carry small pets (weighing less than 10 pounds) with you during your daily activities.
The $30 billion-a-year industry continues to fleece borrowers with high rates and shady terms.
The Tazreen factory, opened in 2009 and employing about 1,700 people, makes polo shirts, fleece jackets and T-shirts.
It has been more than two decades since Senator William Proxmire issued his monthly Golden Fleece Award that often lampooned scientific projects for supposedly wasting taxpayer money.
There is also a triple-density, polar fleece face foam so they will be super comfy on long days.
The Looters & The Moochers Are Out To Fleece David AND Goliath .
When overnight guests descend for the holidays, it's time to transform spaces into quiet sleeping quarters as warm and cozy as a fleece robe.
In last month's column, I wrote about the good news and bad news regarding recycled polar fleece.
But when overnight guests descend for the holidays , it's time to transform those spaces into quiet sleeping quarters as warm and cozy as a fleece robe.
Red Fleece Hoodie with Snow White.
DP4253B Grey Fleece Hoodie with Mickey Mouse.