Here, the glistening Rose Line took a ninety-degree vertical turn and continued directly up the face of the obelisk itself, ascending thirty-three feet to the very tip of the pyramidical apex, where it finally ceased.
Their square configurations make them impractical for use in crucifixion, and their balanced vertical and horizontal elements convey a natural union of male and female, making them symbolically consistent with Priory philosophy.
Then, with computer precision, the claw grasped the heavy handle and hoisted the crate vertically.
Despite the aluminum braces on his legs, he carried himself with a resilient, vertical dignity that seemed more a by-product of noble ancestry than any kind of conscious effort.
Langdon’s crouched form was now vertical, almost airborne, and the bullet exploded in the floor near Langdon’s feet.
The pillar on the left was carved with simple, vertical lines, while the pillar on the right was embellished with an ornate, flowering spiral.
There are no more uses of "vertical" in the book.
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The architect used long vertical lines to pull the eye upward.
On a small ladder, a good-looking sandy-haired boy is painting a vertical sign that will say: "Doc’s."
Arthur Laurents and Stephen Sondheim -- Westside Story