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In the dens where dragons dwelt before, shall rise up the verdure of the reed and the bulrush.
The verdure was everywhere astonishing, and we fancied we saw many golden Cuyps as we passed by these quiet pastures.
LITTLE TRAVELS AND ROADSIDE SKETCHESWILLIAM MAKEPEACE THACKERAY
On the other side was a narrow margin, and then a sheer wall of hills in exquisite verdure.
Along the banks of the Loire, France has meadows, the verdure of which will not sink in comparison with those of England.
Only here and there, separated by vast intervals of barrenness, could be seen minute streaks of verdure.
OVERLANDJOHN WILLIAM DE FOREST
Carlino seated himself on a carpet of verdure enameled with daisies, and, taking his knife, cut one of the citrons.
As it was near sunset the light fell obliquely upon the grass, giving an additional brilliancy to its dark verdure.
A hundred years ago its sides were without foliage or verdure and its few points of landing bristled with cannon.
It had lost its verdure; the red lilies and banks of yellow flowers had withered on their parched stalks.
THE GIRL FROM KELLER'SHAROLD BINDLOSS
I was the freshest bit of verdure, as the poet says, that ever greened the place.
THE VARMINTOWEN JOHNSON

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