So after a cab ride to the airport rental agency, we escaped the fumes of Manhattan on an August Friday noon and joined the city escapees heading north.
He would cab to the airport in the morning and return to California.
Scrambling down out of the cab, she reached in the back for one of the boxes.
The cab-horse, who was browsing near, lifted his head with a sigh.
Pierre took an open cab intending to drive straight home.
"Ha, ha!" chuckled the old cab-horse; "they're not 'Gurgles,' little maid; they're Gargoyles."
Betsy's red-eye flight for Chicago left at seven and I kissed her as she stepped into her cab at the curb.
I didn't know if I'd catch a cab or a bus would hit me.
Reverend Humphries called me a cab after an early pancake breakfast he insisted on cooking.
It was dark by the time the cab dropped her off in front of the high rise where she shared an apartment with Logan.
The cab dropped her off, and she went to the side entrance to buzz in as Wynn directed in his text.
But I checked out the morning cab calls too.
He selects for himself a staff of civilians (the cab-met du ministre), which is divided into bureaux for the despatch of business.
A long-standing cause of complaint on the part of the public has been the common refusal of cab-drivers to accept their legal fares, but, on the other hand, several attempts to introduce cabs with an automatic taximeter failed, until the introduction of motor cabs, of which a few had already been plying for some time when in 1907 a large number, provided with taximeters, were put into service.
1~r,roLva), daughter of the emperor of Trebizond, Cab Johannes of the house of the Comneni; and Zenos wife was niece to this Christian princess.
Every cab-stand is under the charge of its own policeman, who knows the men, notes their arrival and departure, and marks their general behaviour.
Russians of the Lipovan sect live in exile in Bucharest and other cities, earning a livelihood as cab-drivers, and wearing the long coats and round caps of their countrymen.
The Chartists were induced to abandon the procession which had caused so much alarm, and the monster petition was carried in a cab to the House of Commons.
Just then they heard the big voice of Jim the cab-horse calling to them, and going to the doorway leading to the dome they found the Princess and a throng of her people had entered the House of the Sorcerer.
The cab-horse, who never slept long at a time, sat upon his haunches and watched the tiny piglets and the kitten with much approval.
"Which wings must I flop first?" asked the cab-horse, undecidedly.
Jim and the buggy followed, the old cab-horse being driven by Zeb while the Wizard stood up on the seat and bowed his bald head right and left in answer to the cheers of the people, who crowded thick about him.
Just then the Scarecrow proposed a race between the Sawhorse and the Cab-horse; and although all the others were delighted at the suggestion the Sawhorse drew back, saying:
Now video is everywhere—on my phone, in my cab in New York, and in the elevator as I zoom to the fourteenth floor.
She had taken a cab and driven home by a side street and the cabman had told her that the people were breaking open the barrels at the drink store, having received orders to do so.
He hired the first cab he met and told the driver to go to the Patriarch's Ponds, where the widow Bazdeev's house was.
Hopping into the cab he turned the truck around, expertly backing the trailer into the spot she had indicated.
The horse-drawn cabs which ply for hire in the streets, or wait at authorized " cab-stands," are of two kinds, the " hansom," a two-wheeled vehicle so named after its inventor (1834) and the " four-wheeler."
In some cases a driver owns his cab, but the majority of vehicles are let to drivers by owners, and the adjustment of terms between them has led to disputes from time to time.
Even the kitten gave a dreadfully shrill scream and at the same time Jim the cab-horse neighed loudly.
Then, with the Wizard's help, he tried to fasten some of the wings to the old cab-horse.
Without going home, Pierre took a cab and drove to see the Moscow commander-in-chief.
"I was sure it would come to this, in the end," remarked the old cab-horse.
"Couldn't you manage to hold me in your arms?" asked the cab-horse.
I'll race the miserable wooden donkey any day in the week! cried the cab-horse.
The cab-horse gave a nervous start and Zeb began to rub his eyes to make sure he was not asleep.
This mollified Jim a little, and after some thought the green maiden decided to give the cab-horse a room in the palace, such a big building having many rooms that were seldom in use.
The cab-horse was about to reply when suddenly he gave a start and a neigh of terror and stood trembling like a leaf.
Its wooden legs moved so fast that their twinkling could scarcely be seen, and although so much smaller than the cab-horse it covered the ground much faster.
So the jury shall consist of the Cowardly Lion, the Hungry Tiger, Jim the Cab-horse, the Yellow Hen, the Scarecrow, the Wizard, Tik-tok the Machine Man, the Sawhorse and Zeb of Hugson's Ranch.
As I alighted from my cab, they moved as one toward me.