There came three wonderful days, one after the other, and between them wonderful nights with a waxing moon.
The waxing moon opens toward the right, the waning moon toward the left.
It was a cold October evening, with a waxing moon, and a wind that was rapidly bringing the dead leaves to earth.
But, soon the waxing moon lightened the river-bank; and made the first hours of the sentry duty easier.
The youngest daughter, who sat beside her, was as like her mother as the waxing moon is like the waning.
A waxing moon, half-full, rode near the zenith; and as the light of day receded it took on a surprising brilliance.
Dr. Johnson noted the fact that the Highlanders sowed their seed with a waxing moon, in the expectation of a better harvest.
And it was now so bright that the waxing moon seemed but a pale yellow ghost of itself, hanging huge in the sunset.
On the seventh of the waxing moon of Watso he entered the country of Thawattie.
That night the fires burnt high and fierce, as the waxing moon set, and the lion left the crouching women and children in peace.