But the contrast of the saturnine Emperor with the sudden change of his court was too powerful.
"Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 58, Number 358, August 1845" by Various
Whence did the towhee derive his equanimity, and the brown thrush his saturnine temper?
"Birds in the Bush" by Bradford Torrey
Jane was alarmed for the sanity of her saturnine master.
"The Big Bow Mystery" by I. Zangwill
Against the fair, boyish face of Nevers you had to set the saturnine Italianate countenance of Gonzague.
"The Duke's Motto" by Justin Huntly McCarthy
He was a picture of refined Chinese saturninity.
"Peter the Brazen" by George F. Worts
The saturnine Hahn stood at my door with a weapon upon me while I ate.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science April 1930" by Various
There was a saturnine grin about the lower part of the features, but the black eyes were blazing with a deep fire of hatred.
"The Night Riders" by Ridgwell Cullum
Mr Marvel stood up and bowed as she passed, and the silent, saturnine Marchese stared.
"Olive in Italy" by Moray Dalton
Lepine's face was fairly saturnine.
"The Destroyer" by Burton Egbert Stevenson
Only when Bill Lightfoot spoke did he look up, and then with a set sneer, growing daily more saturnine.
"Hidden Water" by Dane Coolidge