With so many people in their house, it was fortunate that the weather was warm and dry so they could utilize the courtyard for the children.
A cold wind tore at her hair as she stomped across the courtyard and out to the chicken coup.
When she was close enough to the house, she ran to the courtyard and slipped in through the back door.
He exited through a different route, one that took him across a courtyard large enough for the vamps to see him as he crossed it, and between two buildings.
The Black God strode through the quiet buildings until he reached a long hallway overlooking a courtyard packed with hundreds of vamps and several bonfires.
Jake shot off a burst of rounds as several vamps raced across the courtyard, their red eyes glowing and growls loud.
She looked again at the sunlit courtyard beyond her window.
The sounds of sparring in the courtyard drew no interest this morning.
He led her through the stronghold and into the courtyard and garden area between the walls and the fortress.
He glared at it and strode into the well-lit courtyard of the Sanctuary.
She couldn't tell them apart yet and looked around to determine if this courtyard was the one near the medieval cafeteria or not.
She located the correct courtyard beside the dining hall on the first try and walked in.
She tugged the heavy door open by its old iron handle and gazed into a large square of grass, a courtyard, around which many similar rooms with heavy doors were arranged.
The courtyard was packed with women in brown robes and Immortals.
The portal opened in the courtyard, and Kris.s gaze went immediately to the rooms lining the women.s wing.
He could look straight into the courtyard of the men.s wing, and the furious Daniela standing in the middle staring at him.
The next morning, she started her normal daily routine and made her way to the courtyard where she trained with the boys.
Nishani followed him from the bustling, warm banquet room to the cool courtyard in front of the house beneath a full sky of suns.
Then he led her out patio doors through a small courtyard, down steps and a concrete walkway to a tidy barn.
Toby reappeared after a few minutes, tugging a reluctant Lakhna with him. The otherworldly creature ducked and covered his head from the moon and crowded Toby as they crossed the courtyard. Rhyn pointed to Kiki, and Lakhna cringed. Rhyn was about to demand to know where Katie was when he heard her agitated voice.
Rhyn stopped in place. He'd never thought he'd hear her voice again, and he couldn't remember the last time he'd heard anything that stopped his world in place. He turned to see Katie supporting Hannah as they entered the Sanctuary courtyard. Katie wore simple jeans and a t-shirt. Her dark curls cascaded down her shoulders, and her face glowed. Her bright eyes locked on his. She stopped too far away for his comfort, struggling to support her sister.
He hesitated and then held out a hand. She took it. His warm hands were rough and large. He squeezed hers. He led her away from the courtyard and lights into the dark night. They walked hand in hand for a few moments, alone under the full moon. She'd walked with him before, but this night, it was different. She felt the shift between them.
Patio doors gave access to a small courtyard at the back of the house.
In one courtyard of this temple are deposited the celebrated ten stone drums which bear poetical inscriptions commemorative of the hunting expeditions of King Suan (827-781 B.C.), in whose reign they are believed, though erroneously, to have been cut; and in another stands a series of stone tablets on which are inscribed the names of all those who have obtained the highest literary degree of Tsin-shi for the last five centuries.
It was still a wealthy place as late as the 14th century; but in the general decline of the East, and owing to changes in the trade routes, it sunk at length to a poor group of hovels gathered in the courtyard of the Temple of the Sun.
This decree, as soon as it was published in Prague (March 9, 1410), led to much popular agitation, and provoked an appeal by Huss to the pope's better informed judgment; the archbishop, however, resolutely insisted on carrying out his instructions, and in the following July caused to be publicly burned, in the courtyard of his own palace, upwards of 200 volumes of the writings of Wycliffe, while he pronounced solemn sentence of excommunication against Huss and certain of his friends, who had in the meantime again protested and appealed to the new pope (John XXIII.).
Before them were the jewel-studded gates of a magnificent palace, and now the gates opened slowly as if inviting them to enter the courtyard, where splendid flowers were blooming and pretty fountains shot their silvery sprays into the air.
"Gid-dap!" cried the boy, and at the word Jim slowly trotted into the courtyard and drew the buggy along the jewelled driveway to the great entrance of the royal palace.
The Vishnu Purana says, "The house-holder is to remain at eventide in his courtyard as long as it takes to milk a cow, or longer if he pleases, to await the arrival of a guest."
Anatole followed the maid into the courtyard, turned the corner, and ran up into the porch.
Two hours later the carts were standing in the courtyard of the Bogucharovo house.
More than ten thousand people were still in Moscow on the first and second of September, and except for a mob in the governor's courtyard, assembled there at his bidding, nothing happened.