"You have accounted yourselves happy," he said in January 1658, "in being environed by a great ditch from all the world beside.
Would he ditch her and run off with the other woman?
We all ran down this ditch to help and then I saw it was Bobbie.
How do you ditch a motor home in the middle of Kansas?
"Hopefully he doesn't ditch us," he said with forced lightness.
Turning the horse sharply, he again jumped the ditch, and deferentially addressed the horseman with the white plumes, evidently suggesting that he should do the same.
If he moves the jack, but does not carry it through to the ditch, he scores two.
Dean figured Fred was making a last ditch effort for a dispensation from his public duty.
Let's pull this relationship out of the ditch and get it back on the road.
He'll ditch the motor home and change his plans, if he has any.
But please, ditch that awful hair piece.
The original ditch, about 20 yds.
He expected her to ditch him and run, but the car was tagged and could be tracked.
Beyond the ditch are banks generally laid with turf.
"If we're going to be frank," She said, "why don't you ditch that stupid rug you're wearing on your head?
He informed Dean the climbers, who were due to check out later, had left for the ice park, grumbling at the heavy accumulation of snow which was abating to a last-ditch flurry after depositing thirty inches of fluffy white.
The front of the castle is formed by five massive towers: behind it are two walled courtyards, to the north of the easternmost of which is the well-guarded main entrance to the plateau of Epipolae (narrower minor entrances are to be seen on both the north and the south sides) communicating by a long underground passage with the inner ditch in front of the castle proper.
Snorre the Icelander tells us that the Danes fortified Southwark with ditch and rampart, which the English assailed in vain.
What had happened that made him ditch everything he knew and come to Arkansas?
If she's not dead in a ditch somewhere.
Outside the turreted rampart are a ditch and covered way.
In Scotland the opening up of the country by the construction of practicable roads, and the enclosing and subdividing of farms by hedge and ditch, was now in active progress.
Even if it run into the ditch or be driven in by another bowl, it will yet count as alive.
The player who drives the jack into the ditch between the two bowls scores three.
The played bowl must itself run into the ditch without touching either of the stationary bowls.
Truly you will not be able to keep your ditch nor your shipping unless you turn your ships and shipping into troops of horse and companies of foot, and fight to defend yourselves on terra firma."
High and a broad dry ditch which is 40 ft.
A dyke called Blemund's Ditch, of unknown origin, bounded it on the south, where the land was marshy.
Round the wall is a deep double ditch, a dwarf wall running along its centre.
At present fragments of the walls exist here and there, with the great ditch about them, while elsewhere a line of mounds marks their course.
There have been discovered (1907) the remains of this ditch protected by a low wall or a stone dyke; some of the boundary stones which marked its course, and inscriptions mentioning it, have also been found.
The ditch ran northward to Tabarca and southward to Tina.
In 1737 the Fleet ditch between Holborn Bridge and Fleet Bridge was covered over, and Stocks Market was removed from the site of the Mansion House to the present Farringdon Street, and called Fleet market.
Formerly the town was surrounded by a ditch called the King's Dyke, of which some trace remains.
In some cases a deep ditch is provided around the base.
It is first surrounded by an embankment, after which the water from the river is allowed to flow through a properly constructed sluice in its bank, along a drain or ditch to the land which is prepared for warping.
He enlarged the fortified area by constructing a wall and ditch (now called Adigetto) straight across the loop, to the S.W.
The water is brought from a ditch on the high ground, and through a line of pipes to the distributing box, whence the branch pipes supplying the jets diverge.
Thick at the base, supported by about r so semicircular towers, and is further protected by a ditch 45 ft.
If, however, the insect were content with this method of reproduction the disease could be isolated by surrounding the infected patches with a deep ditch full of some such substance as coal-tar, which would prevent the insects spreading on to the roots of healthy vines.
The king himself commanded the right wing, which had to wait until small bodies of infantry detached for the purpose had driven in the Imperialist skirmish line, and had then to cross a ditch leading the horses.
The ditch, 30 ft.
The ditch, 12 to 15 ft.
At Erh-Lung on the 20th of November three mines were exploded, which half filled the ditch, and the Japanese later on sapped across to the escarp over the debris.
They held most of the ditch of Chi-Kuan Fort and were cutting down the escarp, and two parallels had been made only 30 yds.
An area of 16,000 acres in Missoula county is watered by a ditch to m.
The whole is surrounded by a deep and wide ditch, which can be filled from the river, at the risk, however, of bringing down the whole structure, for the walls are of mud, and stand upon a porous sandy soil.
It was Timokhin's company, which alone had maintained its order in the wood and, having lain in ambush in a ditch, now attacked the French unexpectedly.
When he had ridden about two miles and had passed the last of the Russian troops, he saw, near a kitchen garden with a ditch round it, two men on horseback facing the ditch.
And he turned round and galloped back to the place where he had seen the Emperor, but there was no one beyond the ditch now.
"Maybe I could get excused from jury duty," Fred said, in a last-ditch effort to join what he now consider an adventure.
Where do you ditch it?
Surrounding the green is a space called a ditch, which is nearly but not quite on a level with the green and slopes gently away from it, the side next the turf being lined with boarding, the ditch itself bottomed with wooden spars resting on the foundation.
The end ditch within the limits of the space is, according to Scottish laws, regarded as part of the green, a regulation which prejudices the general acceptance of those laws.
Disciplined troops as they were, they resisted the temptation to escape Ferrara's fire by breaking out to the front; but the whole Spanish line was enfiladed, and on the left of it the papal troops, who were by no means of the same quality, filled up the ditch in front of their breastworks and charged forward, followed by all the gendarmerie.
A ditch was cut deep into the mud so as to retain the water at low tide, and there the boats of the fishermen lay.
The importance of the discoveries lies in the fact that the ditch which in later times divided the provinces of Africa vetus and Africa nova was at the time of the Third Punic War the boundary of Carthaginian territory (R.
The Danes at once set to work to dig a great ditch by Southwark, and then dragged their ships through to the west side of the bridge.
Skirmishers lined the bank and the ditch of the Leipzig road.
Hedges vary according to the custom of the country in which they are found: they either grow in the soil of the field, and are protected by a ditch on one side, or are planted on a bank with a ditch on one side or sometimes on both.
The ditch was choked, the gates were unprotected; the tumbled mass of irregular mud buildings which constituted the city clung tightly to the walls; there were no gun emplacements.
The ditch outside the wall is interrupted on the N.W.