A golden chain, to which was attached a small reliquary of the same metal, hung round her neck.
Minutes dropped away, link by link, from the golden chain of Time.
I say rise, and I say it advisedly; for the sciences also form a part of that golden chain which should unite the earth to heaven.
It seemed as if it were the blue locket on the golden chain she wanted.
It is a golden chain that binds the souls of the redeemed in holy communion with each other.
I am bound by the old promise; What can break that golden chain?
Confidence, the strongest link of affection, was broken, and the golden chain trembled with the shock.
They were equally hers; they were links alike in the golden chain.
Kindness is the golden chain by which society is bound together.
There is a medallion that hangs by a golden chain across her fair bosom.
1570s, from Latin laburnum (Pliny), of unknown origin; perhaps from Etruscan.