No subtle Neapolitan ever stirred me as this wood-nymph does with her flaming hair and her frank eyes.
"You can't be a wood-nymph if you have to wear rubbers," was her decision.
In an instant, I sprang across a hedge, and fled towards the little valley, light as a wood-nymph flying from a satyr.
There, perhaps, was worshipped some wood-nymph, or some river-god.'
Overhead,940 Hung a lush scene of drooping weeds, and spread Thick, as to curtain up some wood-nymph's home.
The dean did not leave the saddle, but let the animal take him to the wood-nymph.
At first he seemed unnoticed, but his cattle filed by and the wood-nymph did not lower her pine torch toward any of these.
He had a feeling that he was looking at a wood-nymph who might flash out of his vision as a mere fantasy of the mind.
Not one word had Durnford breathed to Lavendale about his wood-nymph.
She was not a wood-nymph of old mythology, but an incarnation of the spirit of youth that all morning had pursued him.