Examples from the Web for scheherazade
He compares himself to Scheherazade, whose survival was based on her ability to weave tale after tale.Confessions of a Death Camp Collaborator: Claude Lanzmann’s ‘The Last of the Unjust’|Jimmy So|February 7, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“I believe in storytelling as deeply as Scheherazade did,” says the Iranian novelist Laleh Khadivi.Charles Simic: Why You Should Be an Immigrant, For the Sake of Your Writing Career|Charles Simic|May 2, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Marton diverted his attention by spinning amusing stories until he fell asleep, just as Scheherazade did.
Keith lusts for Scheherazade and Lily provokes and even encourages him toward her.
Did Scheherazade herself ever imagine a stranger story than this?Strange Stories from History for Young People|George Cary Eggleston
His existence, in the boyish imagination, was more adventurous than that of any hero of Scheherazade.The Genius|Margaret Horton Potter
There is a new story every morning, and nobody to cut off the head of the Scheherazade.Life of Harriet Beecher Stowe Compiled from Her Letters and Journals|Charles Edward Stowe
O'Mally, half hidden behind a tree, wondered if he had not fallen asleep over some tale by Scheherazade and was not dreaming this.The Lure of the Mask|Harold MacGrath
A heavy bronze incense burner pours forth fumes of Bichara's Scheherazade.The Merry-Go-Round|Carl Van Vechten
Culture definitions for scheherazade
The sultan's wife who narrates the Arabian Nights.