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Literally and figuratively, their lives seemed to wander through flowery pleasure-paths.
RUTHELIZABETH CLEGHORN GASKELL
They wound through the flowery labyrinth whose mazes were her care and delight.
ALONEMARION HARLAND
The Arab bowed low before the bishop and Bouillon, and muttered some flowery compliments in his own tongue.
GOD WILLS IT!WILLIAM STEARNS DAVIS
She was a tiny thing, in a marvellous frock and a flowery hat and a silver girdle and chatelaine.
None of your vales, nor your dews and your roses—and your flowery fields, and your myrtle groves.
THE HUBBLE-SHUECHRISTIAN CARSTAIRS
They'd talk be th' hour about th' beauties iv what Hogan called th' Flowery Kingdom.
MR. DOOLEY SAYSFINLEY DUNNE
Her life has been like one of the flowery paths we have been following through the forest.
Who for thy table feeds the wanton fawn, For him as kindly spreads the flowery lawn.
Pleas'd to the last, he crops the flowery food, And licks the hand just rais'd to shed his blood.
He made no flowery speeches, but declared that all the British were liars, and asked what new lies he had come to tell.
FOUR AMERICAN INDIANSEDSON L. WHITNEY

WORDS RELATED TO FLOWERY

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