At the bottom of the hill a sharp turn waited.
The path to the bottom was unguarded.
Alex asked as they reached the bottom step.
He crossed the room and snatched the gym bag at the bottom of her wardrobe.
The car spun around at the bottom of the hill, spraying gravel in a wild circle.
They looked down, and at the bottom they saw some lambs huddled together among the rocks.
Jake obeyed and darted to the bottom of the stairs, pacing.
They reached a small encampment at the bottom of a mountain and passed around it, one calling out a greeting as someone trotted out to meet them.
He opened the bottom drawer, placed it in the back beneath his never used shorts and closed it with a slam.
Down at the bottom of the screen.
His thumb caressed her cheek then her bottom lip.
He searched Deidre's apartment from top to bottom several times, seeking the item he needed to fulfill his part of a deal.
Dogs must be leashed in the climber only area and are not allowed at the bottom of the gorge.
The clerk, with cuffs turned up, was hastily writing at a tub turned bottom upwards.
She tucked her hands under her bottom to stop.
In addition to the bones themselves, the box contained a ripped plaid flannel shirt, and nestled at the bottom, dirty jeans, boots, and yellowed, soiled undershorts.
The glowing green gems on the bottom were souls the demons had extracted.
We.ll have to scrub this place from top to bottom to make sure no one else pops up somewhere they shouldn.t be.
Instead of the white lily, which requires mud, or the common sweet flag, the blue flag (Iris versicolor) grows thinly in the pure water, rising from the stony bottom all around the shore, where it is visited by hummingbirds in June; and the color both of its bluish blades and its flowers and especially their reflections, is in singular harmony with the glaucous water.
But he also knew (or rather felt at the bottom of his heart) that by resigning himself now to the force of circumstances and to those who were guiding him, he was not only doing nothing wrong, but was doing something very important--more important than anything he had ever done in his life.
Her face grew hotter and she gnawed at her bottom lip.
She swished the water around in the bottom, glancing at the water barrel.
Would she end up at the bottom of the sea?
When she was dressed and ready, she left her room and walked through the fortress to the bottom floor.
Water shot from the bottom of the canyon, forming hundreds of tall columns whose mist cast rainbows in the bright moonlight.
The worst thing was their terror of reaching the bottom of this great crack in the earth, and the natural fear that sudden death was about to overtake them at any moment.
At first the piglet stuck in the neck of the vase and I thought I should get him, after all, but he wriggled himself through and fell down into the deep bottom part--and I suppose he's there yet.
I drink at it; but while I drink I see the sandy bottom and detect how shallow it is.
I would drink deeper; fish in the sky, whose bottom is pebbly with stars.
In one heavy thunder-shower the lightning struck a large pitch pine across the pond, making a very conspicuous and perfectly regular spiral groove from top to bottom, an inch or more deep, and four or five inches wide, as you would groove a walking-stick.
This is that portion, also, where in the spring, the ice being warmed by the heat of the sun reflected from the bottom, and also transmitted through the earth, melts first and forms a narrow canal about the still frozen middle.
The water is so transparent that the bottom can easily be discerned at the depth of twenty-five or thirty feet.
The shore is composed of a belt of smooth rounded white stones like paving-stones, excepting one or two short sand beaches, and is so steep that in many places a single leap will carry you into water over your head; and were it not for its remarkable transparency, that would be the last to be seen of its bottom till it rose on the opposite side.
These wash back and forth in shallow water on a sandy bottom, and are sometimes cast on the shore.
Being curious to know what position my great bubbles occupied with regard to the new ice, I broke out a cake containing a middling sized one, and turned it bottom upward.
As I was desirous to recover the long lost bottom of Walden Pond, I surveyed it carefully, before the ice broke up, early in '46, with compass and chain and sounding line.
But I can assure my readers that Walden has a reasonably tight bottom at a not unreasonable, though at an unusual, depth.
I fathomed it easily with a cod-line and a stone weighing about a pound and a half, and could tell accurately when the stone left the bottom, by having to pull so much harder before the water got underneath to help me.
So high as heaved the tumid hills, so low Down sunk a hollow bottom broad and deep, Capacious bed of waters.
As I sounded through the ice I could determine the shape of the bottom with greater accuracy than is possible in surveying harbors which do not freeze over, and I was surprised at its general regularity.
Meeting a comrade at the last post station but one before Moscow, Denisov had drunk three bottles of wine with him and, despite the jolting ruts across the snow-covered road, did not once wake up on the way to Moscow, but lay at the bottom of the sleigh beside Rostov, who grew more and more impatient the nearer they got to Moscow.
From the back porch came the sound of feet descending the steps, the bottom step upon which snow had fallen gave a ringing creak and he heard the voice of an old maidservant saying, Straight, straight, along the path, Miss.
I couldn't hold them in, my hands grew numb in the sharp frost so that I threw down the reins--'Catch hold yourself, your excellency!' says I, and I just tumbled on the bottom of the sleigh and sprawled there.
"Ah!" said Rostopchin, hurriedly turning away his eyes from the young man in the fur-lined coat and pointing to the bottom step of the porch.
On reaching the bottom, Dolokhov told the Cossacks accompanying him to await him there and rode on at a quick trot along the road to the bridge.
I found it upside down and figured it was the boyfriend at the bottom of your troubles.
She finally reached the bottom of the embankment and fell headlong into a bunch of blackberry bushes.
The braids not only held it out of her eyes, but thinned the bottom part down enough that it would lay loose across her shoulders and down her back without frizzing.
Life would be filled with mutual concessions I thought as I tucked my tee shirt into a bottom drawer.
"Toni," he called from the bottom of the stairs.
Darian, who he'd just pulled off the bottom of the ocean instead of attending his planning session to deal with the Talon issue.
We are at the bottom now, hated by all, without the resources of power to which we were accustomed.
Landon was in the bottom floor of the fortress, waiting with a familiar face in the study.
You're certain about the bottom three?
Most of them rested in piles at the bottom of the lake while some floated in the water.
Destiny giggled, revealing top and bottom teeth in matching pairs.
The bottom of the lake glowed with souls.
Her hand paused as she stared in bewilderment at what sat in the bottom of the bath tub.
He was unconscious – or dead? – while she stood on a beach near blue-green depths so clear, she could see the white sand at the bottom of the water.
The bottom of the lake was lined with green gems, the source of the strange light.
She felt horrible: Mentally drained, hungry, disappointed she wasn't at the bottom of a cliff somewhere.
He snatched the soul and shoved off from the bottom of the lake, kicking upwards.
In Sasha's zoo, he was at the bottom of the food chain of the otherworldly collection of creatures.
Rhyn snatched it and read it before tearing off the strip at the bottom with the hotel's address.
Only then did she venture closer to where they.d been and snag a small box smoothly from the shelf, pushing it under everything else to the bottom of the bag.
She leaned over the edge to see the stone tile at the bottom of the fountain absorb her blood.
She trotted to the bottom and waved her band before the access pad, waiting as the stone door opened.
I'd still bet my last buck Claire Quincy has it in the bottom of her suitcase.
All persons using the bottom of the gorge or actually climbing must use helmets and crampons.
Then they turned bottom side up, and continued to roll slowly over until they were right side up again.
"We've got to come to the bottom some time," remarked Zeb, with a deep sigh.
Below them was a vast space, at the bottom of which was a black sea with rolling billows, through which little tongues of flame constantly shot up.
That made an extraordinary long hole, as you may imagine, and reached far down into the earth; and, as I leaned over it to try to see to the bottom, I lost my balance and tumbled in.
Something was moving among the rocks at the bottom of the chasm.
And if history is an accurate guide, that wealth will be partially redistributed to the poor—even the poorest of the poor, the bottom billion.
A fire was kindled at the bottom of a deep hole in the ground, big sticks were laid crosswise at the top, and meat was hung from them and turned on spits.
Ignorance seems to be at the bottom of all these contradictions.
Several pretty large logs may still be seen lying on the bottom, where, owing to the undulation of the surface, they look like huge water snakes in motion.
This was somewhat like cutting a hole in the bottom of a ship to let the water out.
There is a solid bottom everywhere.
From the bottom of the slope, where the parleys had taken place, came the report of musketry.
Hardly had they reached the bottom of the hill before their pace instinctively changed to a gallop, which grew faster and faster as they drew nearer to our uhlans and the French dragoons who galloped after them.
Pierre went on with the soldiers, quite forgetting that his inn was at the bottom of the hill and that he had already passed it.
After adding a bottom border, she changed to the red icing.
The bottom was solid rock covered with fine sand.
He froze on the bottom step, the hair at the back of his neck standing up.
She roamed the bottom floor until she reached the door off one of the kitchens.
She cleaned him up then took a shower and dug out musty clothing from a trunk at the bottom of one wardrobe.
He turned the lights in her room on low and set her down on the trunk at the bottom of her bed.
She made out the shape of the bottom of a tattoo on his bicep, what looked like a half-sun.
It sounds like the Lucky Pup Mine is at the bottom of the whole business.
She perked at the voice and strode to the landing overlooking the bottom floor.
The top three and bottom three seem pretty solid to me.
But in describing that job spectrum, I never said anything about his absolute ability—I said only that he was at the bottom of the list relative to others.
The system we have is not perfect, but it is highly distributed and bottom up.
The bottom line is; it's up to you, Howie.
He pushed his sleeve up farther, revealing the bottom of a thick bicep with a partially visible tattoo.
When they wanted to move the boat from one place to another they had to pole it; that is, they pushed against a long pole, the lower end of which reached the bottom of the stream.
Now, what if the bottom half of jobs disappeared and were replaced by robots who did them for almost free?