If I had a horse like you I wouldn't drag him out in this awful desert.
In the hospitals, death was so certain that soldiers suffering from fever, or the swelling that came from bad food, preferred to remain on duty, and hardly able to drag their legs went to the front rather than to the hospitals.
Traci told him not to think about asking her to marry him just because she's pregnant, and he said she had no choice and he'd drag the priest to her.
Each time the phone rang, Cynthia flinched, fearing some state minion was calling to drag Martha back to his lair in the dungeons of officialdom.
If Tamer gives you any resistance, let me know, and I.ll drag him here myself, he instructed.
Cynthia's finally starting to pull her life together and now we drag up all these questions.
Kind of like a mower, only they drag it behind a tractor.
Political agitators, in order to sap the power of the Opportunist party, did not hesitate to drag in the mud one of the greatest citizens of France.
In this position they managed, with the aid of the patient cab-horse, to drag the vehicle through the narrow part of the passage.
Here and there a couple of bees, by force of habit and custom cleaning out the brood cells, with efforts beyond their strength laboriously drag away a dead bee or bumblebee without knowing why they do it.
So,' he says, 'we tie our faces up with kerchiefs and turn our heads away as we drag them off: we can hardly do it.
"You two, drag the commander out and wait here," General Greene snapped.
Kris wanted to think that Kiki was the demon trying to drag him into Hell for nefarious purposes. It was almost easier to swallow than reaching out to help the brother he'd held as his enemy for so long. And who might've been more able to hold the Council together than Kris.
After a thick silence, she whispered, Explains why the Others want to drag me over there.
They will hold their arms over their heads until the muscles atrophy, will keep their fists clenched till the nails grow through the palms, will lie on beds of nails, cut and stab themselves, drag, week after week, enormous chains loaded with masses of iron, or hang themselves before a fire near enough to scorch.
I never meant to drag you into this, B.
Damian turned in time to see the vamp Charlie struggling to drag a skinned deer carcass across the threshold.
He didn't understand why the self-proclaimed guardian of humans would drag such a helpless creature into this web of evil.
She frowned at the thought of Rhyn being gone all the time but was glad Jade would be with them and not around to try to drag her back to Sasha.
She feared leaving the injured woman, in case Jade lurked on the other side of the hill or there were animals that might drag her away.
Her tears rose at the sight of both creatures, one who wanted to drag her to Hell and the other who wanted her dead.
She recalled falling asleep on the roof and knew Evelyn to be too tipsy to carry or drag her down to her room.
She'd avoided the galley Evelyn had tried for three days to drag her to and said it would prove they were on a ship after she challenged Evelyn to prove it wasn't a dream.
Seriously, why did you feel the need to drag me across the galaxy?
She glanced at the door every few minutes, as if her abandoned husband might rush in and drag her back to his lair.
I don't believe in white-sheeted spirits that scare little boys or drag chains around or only come out in cemeteries on Halloween.
"After I left the Sanctuary, I guess you could say I had a visitor who told me about Lilith and why you killed her. How she was working with the Dark One to try to drag Kris and the rest of us down to Hell," Kiki explained.
Andre took up his position flanking her, and she shot him a look. She couldn't imagine why a demon would want to pose as Gabriel – and insist on guiding her through the underworld. Her limited experience with demons was that they all wanted to kill her or drag her to Hell or to Darkyn.
He'd be at the service next week and not to see if a missing man would turn up in veiled drag, but simply because Cynthia Byrne told him she'd be pleased with his presence.
How can I drag out a pile of maybes and cause her to spend the rest of her days wondering if hubby will jump out from behind some bush?
She clambered forward to drag Darian out of the way of one, only to feel the crushing weight of another as it slammed across her legs.
He was essentially an amiable man...
Zumalacarregui had therefore to drag behind him the whole weight of the distrust and intrigues of the court.
The old or Persian school flourished from the foundation of the empire down to about 1830, and still continues to drag on a feeble existence, though it is now out of fashion and cultivated by none of the leading men of letters.
The experiment was so far successful that, with incredible difficulty, the two vessels did actually reach Meskene, but the result of the expedition was to show that practically the river could not be used as a high-road of commerce, the continuous rapids and falls during the low season, caused mainly by the artificial obstructions of the irrigating dams, being insurmountable by ordinary steam power, and the aid of hundreds of hands being thus required to drag the vessels up the stream at those points by main force.
Unless she missed her guess, wild horses couldn't drag it out of him until he was released from that vow.
At some point, he'd have to snatch Yully and Charles and drag them down to the immortal world and hope they had a chance to Travel before being blasted to pieces.
Did you say Jonny tried to drag you to his bed?
You dragged me to space, Evelyn, and you told him to drag me back here.
Sometimes they had to climb over heaps of loose rock, where Jim could scarcely drag the buggy.
It's got to be a drag at times, and lonely.