There were thugs in the streets, bars on the windows of sagging houses, and cars on blocks.
Surprised, he crossed to the bars of his cell but found the whole wall disappeared when he touched it.
Look Ben, she swings on a different set of monkey bars from you and me.
He returned from the kitchen with tray holding a glass of orange juice, a plate with what looked like homemade granola bars, and a small bowl of sliced apples.
She could almost see him standing before his mirror practicing the line before going to the bars to pick up chicks.
Uncle Pat Clancy asked around Pop's favorite bars, but no one knew for sure—or really cared much.
It was a shock for David Dean to see Fred O'Connor sitting on a wooden stool behind bars at the Ouray County jail.
And yet, the man who stabbed him was behind bars, and the person who hired him had confessed.
She moved to the bars at the front of her cell, aware of the beast across the hall doing the same with a growl.
Pale hands draped through bars two cells down from the beast.
You'd be cut into pieces by the bars, and then no one would get their snack.
The bars of her cell dissipated at his command, and she stepped into the hall.
The pale man was tall and lean, and he hung his hands again through the bars of his cell.
Jared exclaimed, hanging his hands through the bars in his cell.
She sat next to the bars on her cell.
Not so brave without those bars between us, are you, Lunchmeat?
The icicles are prison bars on our windows, trapping us, prisoners to this life of sin and degradation...
The business didn't stop, although there was a lot of talk in the newspapers about closing down all the bars and clubs.
He'd hit some local bars later until he found just what he wanted.
She moved close to the bars and sat, never losing his gaze, then tilted her head and let out a soft whimper.
Steel bars separated us initially, until it was clear she had no desire to harm me.
Doc, I need some meal bars, anti-sleepers, and pain killers.
She checked the status of the systems from her micro and downed dehydrated meal bars and anti-sleepers.
She clenched her meal bars and crossed to the living area, sitting with her back to him.
She sat back in the low couch and ate her meal bars, mind going to the micro in his pocket.
He gripped the bars of his cell and pressed his face against them, trying to see into the neighboring cells.
Gabriel's furious curse made Toby jump. Toby looked his direction the best he could through the bars of his cell and saw the walls around the dark cell shake.
Baffled, Toby shrugged and moved to the bars of his cell, looking to Ully for help. Ully rolled his eyes.
We checked a couple of bars local to the World Wide office but they were crazy-busy after-work places and no one remembers diddly.
The sun pushed aside the shadows as it emerged from the depths of the distant sea until it sat on the horizon, casting long shadows and brilliant bars of light into the walled city.
Memon's lifeless body was wedged between the bars of one cell.
She put a foot on the bottom rail, between the bars and gave herself a boost.
Her mind went to the quadruple locks on the front door and bars on the window.
Yes. I can ask for directions to bars and brothels in another ten.
Of not more than ten digits) which can be formed by the top digits of the bars when placed side by side.
It is also darker in colour, has less of the frontal crest, shorter legs, a longer tail, and the markings beneath take the form of bars rather than stripes, while the bill, eyes and legs are all black.
The northern part of the Gran Chaco is partly wooded and swampy, and as the slope eastward is very gentle and the rivers much obstructed by sand bars, floating trees and vegetation, large areas are regularly flooded during rainy seasons.
These Chaco rivers are obstructed by sand bars and snags, which could be removed only by an expenditure of money unwarranted by the present population and traffic. In the southern pampa.
Within the city the principal streets have been roughly paved, and iron bars placed across the narrow alleys to prevent the passage of camels.
On the east coast the principal streams are the Petani, Telubin, Kelantan, Besut, Trengganu, Dungun, Kmamun, Kuantan, Pahang, Rompin, Endau and Sedeli, all guarded by difficult bars at their mouths, and dangerous during the continuance of the north-east monsoon.
The free use of discords and of wider intervals, together with the influence of the florid elements of solo-singing, enlarged the bounds of choral expression almost beyond recognition, while they crowded into very narrow quarters the subtleties of 16th-, century music. These, however, by no means disappeared; :and such devices as the crossing of parts in the second Kyrie of Bach's B Minor Mass (bars 7, 8, 14, 15, 22, 23, 50) abundantly show that in the hands of the great masters artistic truths are not things which a change of date can make false.
Such a passage as bars 5 to 8 in the first movement of Beethoven's 8th symphony is as unintelligible from the point of view of Wagnerian opera as the opening of the Rheingold is unintelligible from the point of view of symphony.
In the Ader transmitter as many as twelve carbon pencils were employed, arranged in a series of two groups with six pencils in parallel in each group. These were supported at their ends in parallel carbon bars, which were carried by a nearly horizontal wooden diaphragm.
In places the nematocysts may be crowded so thickly as to form a tough, supporting, " chondral " tissue, resembling cartilage, chiefly developed at the margin of the umbrella and forming streaks or bars supporting the tentacles (" Tentakelspangen," peronia) or the tentaculocysts (" Gehorspangen," otoporpae).
The whole of the middle lamella or originally formed cell-wall separating one from another disappears before the adult state is reached, so that the walls of the hydroids consist of a framework of lignified bars, with open communication between the cell cavities.
The river is navigable to Quibdo (250 m.), and for the greater part of its course for large vessels, but the bars at its mouth prevent the entrance of sea-going steamers.
The next important development in rail design originated in America, which, for the few lines that had been laid up to 1830, remained content with wooden bars faced with iron.
These streams are navigable for short distances, but are obstructed by sand-bars at their mouths, that of Cotinguiba being especially dangerous.
There are no good ports on the coast because of the bars at the mouths of the rivers.
Most of the rivers flowing into the Gulf are obstructed by sand-bars and navigable only during high-water from January to April.
The harbours along the sounds and in the estuaries of the rivers are well protected from the storms of the ocean by the long chain of narrow islands in front, but navigation by the largest vessels is interrupted by shoals in the sounds, and especially by bars crossing the inlets between islands.
The story runs that food was passed through the bars to the child, who survived in spite of the accumulated filth of his surroundings.
In earlier times a bridge here crossed the Fleet, leading from Newgate, while a quarter of a mile west of the viaduct is the site of Holborn Bars, at the entrance to the City, where tolls were levied.
The solidification is a very gradual process, depending, of course, for its completion on the size of the block; but before cutting into bars it is essential that the whole should be set and hardened through and through, else the cut bars would not hold together.
(Here Eureka bared her sharp claws and scratched at the bars of the cage.)
American English is taught in schools and American slang is practiced in bars everywhere.
"'No barrier bars a Russian's path'--we'll go!" shouted Petya.
The shaded patio was as wide as the mansion, with two small outdoor bars and groups of chairs around tables.
You talk big behind those bars, little girl.
These are flat bars of iron or steel from 18 in.