Usage examples for torches

  1. " As we approached the lowest window of the staircase, we could hear distinctly the voice of the elder merchant; and on looking out, the light of the torches showed me his noble features, as well as the bright youthful countenance of his son. – Sintram and His Companions by Friedrich de la Motte Fouque Commentator: Charlotte M. Yonge
  2. The rest of the revellers followed, and surrounded the palace, while the remainder of the Macedonians, hearing what was going on, brought them torches – Plutarch's Lives Volume III. by Plutarch
  3. The tower we had marked after sunset was close above us, shining in a light of torches – The Adventures of Harry Richmond, Complete by George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009