We chase butterflies, and sometimes catch one.
Our dog spotted a rabbit crossing his driveway and lurched forward to give chase, tangling me in his leach as I answered.
"Besides," Cynthia added, "Even if she did make it easy for her husband to follow her, Shipton did chase her out here.
That's what they do; chase old unresolved cases.
What else do you know about this guy, and maybe others we're trying to chase down?
Martha and Quinn made their own decision; you didn't chase them off.
In spite of the chase, the pure magnificence of the mountains overwhelmed him.
In 1764 Moratin published a collection of pieces, chiefly lyrical, under the title of El Poeta, and in 1765 a short didactic poem on the chase (Diana 0 arte de la caza).
In tropical forests primitive tribes depend on the collection of wild fruits, and in a minor degree on the chase of wild animals, for their food.
One was the honour given to prowess in the chase (Polyb.
The appearance of Drake on the Peruvian coast led to an expedition being fitted out at Callao, to go in chase of him, under the command of Pedro Sarmiento.
While he now had the ability to chase his past, he refused vehemently to do so.
The government agents who dogged him have given up chase for the so called tipster so he is free to finally enjoy his retirement.
"Tell you what," Winston said, "I'll chase down the name and address with the Post Office and see if a forwarding address was filled.
It seemed they had but then why bother to chase down Fred?
They follow the most primitive forms of religion (mainly fetishism), live on products of the woods or of the chase, with the minimum of work, and have only a loose political organization.
Wolves do not catch their prey by lying in ambush, or stealing up close and making a sudden spring, but by fairly running it down in open chase, which their speed and remarkable endurance enable them to do.
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The aborigines, Sheng fan, or " wild savages," deserved the appellation in some respects, for they lived by the chase and had little knowledge even of husbandry; while the Chinese themselves, uneducated labourers, acknowledged no right except that of might.
Seward and Salmon P. Chase, and those of the South, led by Jefferson Davis.
Finally, although Clay for his support of the compromises and Seward and Chase for their opposition have gained in reputation, Webster has been selected as the special target for hostile criticism.
Their dash and vigour in the chase is much greater than that of the bloodhound, foxhounds casting forwards when they have lost the trail.
At first she was suckled by a she-bear, and then saved by huntsmen, among whom she grew up to be skilled with the bow, swift, and fond of the chase, like the virgin goddess Artemis.
"To-morrow to the chase!" was their good-night shout as the circle of merry friends broke up for the night.
He will pull the largest roses, and chase the gayest butterflies.
I'll chase him out of jail tomorrow, after I have him swab down the cells and clean the toilets.
And chase off all the guests with your cooking?
He knew damn well I couldn't chase him down even if I killed myself trying.
Dean rose and wandered out to the front porch but in spite of his sterling speech, and overwhelming wish that he could forget the Shiptons and all the grief they had brought him, he couldn't quite chase the unfinished business from his churning mind.
But back then he hadn't been dragged from a soft bed and the dream-movies of his mind to chase around the slums of his city.
She heard the remaining men give chase, sensed the outstretched arms groping for her.
Sheridan, Salmon P. Chase, and Edwin M.
His courage, his bodily strength and size, his skill in the use of weapons, in riding, and in the chase, his speed of foot, his capacity for eating and drinking, his penetrating intellect and his mastery of 22 languages are celebrated to a degree which is almost incredible.
It was an exciting chase of king by king, in which each covered the ground by incredible exertions, shedding their slower-going followers as they went, past Rhagae (Rai) and the Caspian gates, till early one morning Alexander came in sight of the broken train which still clung to the fallen king.
Brownhills, Burntwood and Chase Town, Great Wyrley, Hednesford, Hammerwich, and Pelsall are townships or villages of the mining population.
One hastens to southern Africa to chase the giraffe; but surely that is not the game he would be after.
He could see puffs of musketry smoke that seemed to chase one another down the hillsides, and clouds of cannon smoke rolling, spreading, and mingling with one another.
Already, at the beginning of this chase, Daniel, hearing the ulyulyuing, had rushed out from the wood.
Ilagin lifted his beaver cap still higher to Natasha and said, with a pleasant smile, that the young countess resembled Diana in her passion for the chase as well as in her beauty, of which he had heard much.
All I care about is to enjoy seeing the chase, is it not so, Count?