Such a pleasant day and evening should have ended with a restful night and happy dreams, but it didn't.
I realized there was electricity between us from the day I met him.
The service on Christmas Eve day was, of course, about Jesus.
Some day maybe I will find someone like Alex.
It was the middle of the day, and Alex never took a nap.
Lisa came home from the hospital the day before the funeral and Connie insisted on staying with her for a while.
As the garage door lifted, sunlight reflected off the polish she and her siblings had applied that last day of their lives.
In spite of the cool day, moisture broke out on her forehead.
His day had already been disrupted enough.
Sure, that sounded possible... if he didn't spend every day at the barn.
Like her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Marsh had the kind of marriage she would like to have some day – happy.
Since they were scheduled to be too late for supper that day, it was a good excuse to eat out together.
One day when they were sitting on the porch steps together, Brandon proposed a solution.
Would it be such an imposition to take just one day off to go see my parents?
She felt responsible for the fact that Brandon didn't have that last day with his father.
The day was getting hot and it took too much energy to argue.
The day isn't getting any longer.
He simply went into town one day and never returned.
There had been an instant bond between them from the day they met.
The hot day slowly drug by.
They are invaluable to make flags flutter on a still day, when there is no wind.
All people need rest, even if they are made of wood, and as there is no night here they select a certain time of the day in which to sleep or doze.
We hope to grow to be dragons some day, but just now we're only dragonettes.
If I remember rightly, we were sixty-six years old the day before yesterday.
Well, every day at four o'clock Ozma has promised to look at me in that picture, and if I am in need of help I am to make her a certain sign and she will put on the Nome King's Magic Belt and wish me to be with her in Oz.
"It is the day of the Lord." said one.
"This may be the last great day," he said.
One day he was lying under a tree, thinking of his misfortunes.
It was midsummer, and the day was very hot.
He might be seen every day with a bag of charcoal on his back, carrying it to some of his customers.
In fact, it's likelier that kids of that day were forbidden by proper parents from hanging out at the Globe Theater.
But the truth is that almost all furniture back in the day was cheaply made junk and only a very few high-quality pieces survived.
Today, there are modern-day Da Vincis living in parts of the world where just surviving is a full-time occupation, powerless to develop the gifts they could offer the wider world.
Although Gavrilo Princip was part of a plot to assassinate Franz Ferdinand that day, when the plot began to unravel, he gave up and went to a café to have a sandwich.
To understand the distinction between wisdom and knowledge, consider the story of King Croesus, who ruled Lydia (near present-day Turkey) around 550 B.C. In the ancient world, different cities or regions would have an oracle to whom people could go and ask a question.
At six months I could pipe out "How d'ye," and one day I attracted every one's attention by saying "Tea, tea, tea" quite plainly.
They tell me I walked the day I was a year old.
If we have once seen, "the day is ours, and what the day has shown."
One day some gentlemen called on my mother, and I felt the shutting of the front door and other sounds that indicated their arrival.
In those days a little coloured girl, Martha Washington, the child of our cook, and Belle, an old setter, and a great hunter in her day, were my constant companions.
Actually, the laboring man has not leisure for a true integrity day by day; he cannot afford to sustain the manliest relations to men; his labor would be depreciated in the market.
See how he cowers and sneaks, how vaguely all the day he fears, not being immortal nor divine, but the slave and prisoner of his own opinion of himself, a fame won by his own deeds.
Think, also, of the ladies of the land weaving toilet cushions against the last day, not to betray too green an interest in their fates!
What everybody echoes or in silence passes by as true to-day may turn out to be falsehood to-morrow, mere smoke of opinion, which some had trusted for a cloud that would sprinkle fertilizing rain on their fields.
One farmer says to me, "You cannot live on vegetable food solely, for it furnishes nothing to make bones with"; and so he religiously devotes a part of his day to supplying his system with the raw material of bones; walking all the while he talks behind his oxen, which, with vegetable-made bones, jerk him and his lumbering plow along in spite of every obstacle.
Moreover, he could see by her manners that she was one of those women-- mostly mothers--who, having once made up their minds, will not rest until they have gained their end, and are prepared if necessary to go on insisting day after day and hour after hour, and even to make scenes.
The other day at the Apraksins' I heard a lady asking, 'Is that the famous Prince Andrew?'
"I am very, very grateful to you, mon cher," or "ma chere"--he called everyone without exception and without the slightest variation in his tone, "my dear," whether they were above or below him in rank--"I thank you for myself and for our two dear ones whose name day we are keeping.
The conversation was on the chief topic of the day: the illness of the wealthy and celebrated beau of Catherine's day, Count Bezukhov, and about his illegitimate son Pierre, the one who had behaved so improperly at Anna Pavlovna's reception.
My pet, whose name day it is.