Before wide green plots the spokes of the canopy blew past, then they were gone.
(Jack Cox, Dodge Rose)
He was born in 1856 in Freiberg, Moravia (now Pribor, Czech Republic), a 13-century market town on a hill above the Lubina River and surrounded by lush meadows and the green, shimmering Beskydy Mountains.
(Janine Burke, ‛Freud’s Vienna’, Sydney Morning Herald, 7 Jan. 2006)
He thus took delight in the blue and the grey ocean, the beauty of snow clad mountains and of the green lowlands, the magic of the north woods and the grandeur of southern vegetation, the atmosphere of landscapes upon which great historical memories rest, and the peace of untouched nature.
(Freud, ‘The disappointments of war’, in Reflections on War and Death, tr. A. A. Brill & A. B. Kuttner)
Due to increasing research being conducted at ICASE in the field of fluid mechanics, future ICASE reports in this area of research will be printed with a green cover. Applied and numerical mathematics reports will have the familiar blue cover, while computer science reports will have yellow covers.
(note inside ICASE Report No. 93-73)
During the night the wind had blown away all the clouds; the dark blue sky was spreading overhead, and in its midst was the bright sun shining down on the green slopes of the mountain, where the flowers opened their little blue and yellow cups, and looked up to him smiling. Heidi went running hither and thither and shouting with delight, for here were whole patches of delicate red primroses, and there the blue gleam of the lovely gentian, while above them all laughed and nodded the tender-leaved golden cistus.