He built a house of some sticks and vines.
I wondered if Indians had built it.
She'd told him the truth, because she wanted them to have a relationship built on trust and love.
I'm not sure she knows the answer herself but a lot of marriages are built on far less.
His house was built on a tree-covered knoll overlooking her farm, but part of Josh's land was visible from their porch.
Miss Keller is tall and strongly built, and has always had good health.
Grandpa, my mother's father, originally built this place in the nineteen-thirties and wired it for electricity years later.
Four-story buildings had been built to the ceiling, flanking a narrow pathway and canal of water, siphoned from the Mississippi.
What if physical conditions have built up high walls about us?
It's not good for a relationship to be built on lies, Howie; or secrets.
The man at the hospital was built like Alex.
At Tamer.s height and built like a tank, there had never been anything soft about Death.s assassin, but he seemed more distant than usual.
He dropped to a chair and built himself a sandwich.
Our internal electrical system works by using cells that have built up electrical gradient or energy that can be given off to other cells by direct transfer.
The room contained a built in recording system, activated by a switch.
We'd built up a library of recorded sessions but became concerned about properly securing them.
She was built the way a woman should be: shapely, with large breasts, plump lips, tiny waist, and rounded hips and ass.
Jule had shattered her carefully built world in a day, and he'd done it without the brutal lessons her father resorted to.
I figured he romanticized the place, built up in his mind how beautiful it was, but he didn't.
Maybe the secret could wait until they had built a better foundation.
He was as tall as Josh, but he was built heavier – and not as good looking either.
It was built on high ground, and the forest sloped downward and away from the fortress.
He was built like Kris with dark hair.
This doesn't seem like something you built the past few weeks.
The Anasazi, "The Ancient Ones," as the present day Navajo call them, built cities and a society for 13 centuries before abandoning this high Sonoran desert, all before Columbus ever set sail.
He built him a little hut for shelter at night and in stormy weather.
Read on to see how that momentum has built over time, and continues to build.
Houses will be built by robots using materials not yet invented that are cheaper and more energy efficient.
In the course of three or four years, when the country became adapted to agriculture, they built themselves handsome houses, spending on them several thousands.
Though the woodchoppers have laid bare first this shore and then that, and the Irish have built their sties by it, and the railroad has infringed on its border, and the ice-men have skimmed it once, it is itself unchanged, the same water which my youthful eyes fell on; all the change is in me.
One of the next arrivals was a stout, heavily built young man with close-cropped hair, spectacles, the light-colored breeches fashionable at that time, a very high ruffle, and a brown dress coat.
But before Pierre--who at that moment imagined himself to be Napoleon in person and to have just effected the dangerous crossing of the Straits of Dover and captured London--could pronounce Pitt's sentence, he saw a well-built and handsome young officer entering his room.
We all profess the Christian law of forgiveness of injuries and love of our neighbors, the law in honor of which we have built in Moscow forty times forty churches--but yesterday a deserter was knouted to death and a minister of that same law of love and forgiveness, a priest, gave the soldier a cross to kiss before his execution.
When my father built Bald Hills he thought the place was his: his land, his air, his peasants.
She'd only seen men built like that in Dusty's organization and Talon's gang.
He was built from the same mold—large and muscular, the kind of man more fitted to military special forces or UFC prizefighting than financial planning.
The underground world was well built and bright with whitewashed walls lining corridors wide enough for two people to walk side by side.
Carmen was small and delicately built, but she had spirit.
The rest he had built in investments – other than what was in the special savings account drawing interest until he could decide whether to return it or accept the responsibility that went with it.
Death was almost seven feet tall, built more solid than a tree trunk with hair and eyes darker than a moonless night.
Or maybe it was all her fault, created by bad karma she built up when she was some crazy deity in a past life she had no memory of.
He was taller than average, over six and a half feet, built like a rock with wide shoulders and tapered abdomen and hips beneath a jumpsuit similar to those worn by the prisoners.
Rhyn was a wild animal with a wild beauty, harsh angles and planes, a body built for survival.
A pyre had been built in the middle of the cobblestone courtyard to burn the bodies of the demons before nightfall, when they.d come back alive.
Imposing columns and pillars of ice were visible everywhere—massive icicles and mounds, built up from the spraying water tapped from the piping that paralleled the penstock.
His rapacious hunger built as his fangs began their descent.
Once Dean introduced himself, he sat with the phone several inches from his ear, unable to inject a word as she built up her tirade.
He's about 19 years old and built like a Greek god.
It had all the modern conveniences – dishwasher, garbage disposal, and even a built-in oven.
I have to admit he built on what Dad left with wise investments.
"Who built these lovely bridges?" asked the little girl.
"No one built them," answered the man with the star.
"There are no stables here," said the Wizard, "unless some have been built since I went away."
"We owe a great deal to the Wonderful Wizard," continued the Princess, "for it was you who built this splendid Emerald City."
"Your people built it," he answered.
The word is broad in its meaning and I use it in its broadest sense, as a mechanical device built to independently perform a task.
We still have people in boring, dead-end jobs only because we haven't built a machine to do the work.
All the seeds we have today have these inherent limits built into them that we still haven't figured out how to change.
No one today would want a car built the old way.
Such a house my father built after the Civil War, and when he married my mother they went to live in it.
In my fancy the pagan gods and goddesses still walked on earth and talked face to face with men, and in my heart I secretly built shrines to those I loved best.
They seem to me to be built up on the supposition that every child is a kind of idiot who must be taught to think.
We have built for this world a family mansion, and for the next a family tomb.
Before winter I built a chimney, and shingled the sides of my house, which were already impervious to rain, with imperfect and sappy shingles made of the first slice of the log, whose edges I was obliged to straighten with a plane.
Many are concerned about the monuments of the West and the East--to know who built them.
And if railroads are not built, how shall we get to heaven in season?
The ornamented grounds of villas which will one day be built here may still preserve some trace of this.
I had sat there many times of old before the ship was built that floated his family to America.
A phÅ“be soon built in my shed, and a robin for protection in a pine which grew against the house.
I formerly saw the raccoon in the woods behind where my house is built, and probably still heard their whinnering at night.
Many of the villages of Mesopotamia are built of second-hand bricks of a very good quality, obtained from the ruins of Babylon, and the cement on them is older and probably harder still.
East of my bean-field, across the road, lived Cato Ingraham, slave of Duncan Ingraham, Esquire, gentleman, of Concord village, who built his slave a house, and gave him permission to live in Walden Woods;--Cato, not Uticensis, but Concordiensis.
I am not aware that any man has ever built on the spot which I occupy.
Deliver me from a city built on the site of a more ancient city, whose materials are ruins, whose gardens cemeteries.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost; that is where they should be.
Yes, the Austrian prince who built that castle was no fool.
He did not know that the brick buildings, built to plan, were being built by serfs whose manorial labor was thus increased, though lessened on paper.
Some domestic serfs Pierre met, in reply to inquiries as to where the prince lived, pointed out a small newly built lodge close to the pond.
Then there's this house, which must be built in order to have a nook of one's own in which to be quiet.
Pelageya Danilovna Melyukova, a broadly built, energetic woman wearing spectacles, sat in the drawing room in a loose dress, surrounded by her daughters whom she was trying to keep from feeling dull.
On Sunday morning Marya Dmitrievna invited her visitors to Mass at her parish church--the Church of the Assumption built over the graves of victims of the plague.
For three weeks the old prince lay stricken by paralysis in the new house Prince Andrew had built at Bogucharovo, ever in the same state, getting neither better nor worse.
Some built little houses of the tufts in the plowed ground, or plaited baskets from the straw in the cornfield.
A few instants after the echo of the reports resounding over the stone- built Kremlin had died away the French heard a strange sound above their head.
They took him to the upper end of the field, where there were some sheds built of charred planks, beams, and battens, and led him into one of them.
The wattle wall the men had brought was set up in a semicircle by the Eighth Company as a shelter from the north, propped up by musket rests, and a campfire was built before it.
Gangs of carpenters hoping for high pay arrived in Moscow every day, and on all sides logs were being hewn, new houses built, and old, charred ones repaired.
The manor house had been built several hundred years ago, and every room but hers was a reflection of her father's wealth.
When she opened them, they stood outside a stone façade of a compound built into the side of a mountain and surrounded by evergreen trees whose branches were heavy with snow.
Gabriel's body was built for power; Darkyn's was crafted for agility.
Alex built a sandwich without responding.
You bought a clinic, built a house and now you're quitting your job to get married to a woman you've known for less than a year.
The two-story home had been built in the depression years and although there was little land around it, it was comfortable, well constructed and had answered Dean's limited needs—at least "temporarily"—for the past 15 years.
You worked for the contractor who built the World Wide office building in Scranton so you were at the opening dedication party there.
Someone told me that it was built by Union soldiers hiding from the rebels during the Civil War.
Even the old chicken coop was empty, replaced by the new one Alex had built out back.
Alex had the shed built so that she could feed the buffalo without going into the pen, but today she wanted to check on the cow.
Inside the archway were several doors, leading to different rooms built into the mountain, and Zeb and the Wizard lifted these wooden doors from their hinges and tossed them all on the flames.
I built dams of pebbles, made islands and lakes, and dug river-beds, all for fun, and never dreamed that I was learning a lesson.
I have to admit he built on what Dad left with wise investments.
It contained a plate indicating it had been built in 1928.
The FBI built a good case against Burgess.
It is not to our discredit that machines can perform calculations so wondrously fast; rather it is to our credit that we conceived of and built such machines.
A bird's nest was built on one end and cobwebs covered the window.
Panic built as she forced herself forward.
The myriads who built the pyramids to be the tombs of the Pharaohs were fed on garlic, and it may be were not decently buried themselves.
Rhyn snatched him again and shoved Hannah onto her back. Fury built in Kris again at the disregard for his mate, until he saw her face.
Over the CCC's nine-year life, its workers planted nearly three billion trees, built eight hundred parks, and constructed roads in remote areas.
I myself, not being built to eat, have no personal experience in such matters.
The man was built like a god!
The tracker was wide and thick, a head smaller than Gabriel, and built like a boulder.