A golden chain, to which was attached a small reliquary of the same metal, hung round her neck.
It seemed as if it were the blue locket on the golden chain she wanted.
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.
I am bound by the old promise; What can break that golden chain?
It is a golden chain that binds the souls of the redeemed in holy communion with each other.
Minutes dropped away, link by link, from the golden chain of Time.
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.