It was motionless as marble; but never had she seen anything so beautiful, and so unearthly.
From this marble Phidias sculptured a statue of Vengeance, which was called Rhamnusia.
As she rose, her face changed, she gave a cry, and fell upon the marble floor.
At the first glimpse of the terrible head of Medusa, they whitened into marble!
The moon shone on them; they looked ...