"Head due west or south and you won't run into any patrols or security," the solider said quietly, his hand resting on the door.
He was told by his fellow officers that the screams of the crowd and the shrieks of the woman were due to the fact that General Ermolov, coming up to the crowd and learning that soldiers were dispersing among the shops while crowds of civilians blocked the bridge, had ordered two guns to be unlimbered and made a show of firing at the bridge.
Exactly. We're due to move our headquarters, but his wife had a baby six months ago.
From the northwest angle of Nova Scotia, viz., that angle which is formed by a line drawn due north from the source of St. Croix River to the highlands; along the said highlands which divide those rivers that empty themselves into the river St. Lawrence ...
She was too close to her due date to be running around in the hills.
Whether due to his anger or his concern for Rissa, Vara didn't return.
The Deans had feared the long Colorado winter might slow down frisky Fred but, if anything, the opposite occurred, due in no small measure to his young pal and junk sale cohort, Martha Boyd.
Martha's pending due date was an incentive to Betsy.
With each passing hour, the hope that my wife and young Molly were alive diminished but to give credit where due, the searchers never let up in their fervor.
But give the devil his due, he paid his way.
No doubt the opening of dialog was due to her roommate.
Cynthia's mother was due on Sunday and would stay through the memorial service on Tuesday.
He was due at Cynthia Byrne's by 6:00, giving short time for a shower and shave.
In due course, Hogwarts is going to need a very special home.
The ship needs to go due south in the northern hemisphere.
But if that is the case, they will fall in due course.
I am convinced that Helen's use of English is due largely to her familiarity with books.
The reason why she read to her pupil so many good books is due, in some measure, to the fact that she had so recently recovered her eyesight.
Perhaps the blue color of water and ice is due to the light and air they contain, and the most transparent is the bluest.
When her confinement is due, send to Moscow for an accoucheur....
And when after Pierre's departure Helene returned to Petersburg, she was received by all her acquaintances not only cordially, but even with a shade of deference due to her misfortune.
After living at the seat of the highest authority and power, after conversing with the Emperor less than three hours before, and in general being accustomed to the respect due to his rank in the service, Balashev found it very strange here on Russian soil to encounter this hostile, and still more this disrespectful, application of brute force to himself.
The doctor said this restlessness did not mean anything and was due to physical causes; but Princess Mary thought he wished to tell her something, and the fact that her presence always increased his restlessness confirmed her opinion.
Along that line of thought such a deduction is indubitable, as indubitable as the deduction Voltaire made in jest (without knowing what he was jesting at) when he saw that the Massacre of St. Bartholomew was due to Charles IX's stomach being deranged.
Meantime, according to the dispositions which said that "the First Column will march" and so on, the infantry of the belated columns, commanded by Bennigsen and directed by Toll, had started in due order and, as always happens, had got somewhere, but not to their appointed places.
An external shock was needed to overcome that shame, and this shock came in due time.
'And he went on to tell them all about it in due order.
So he confessed and it was all written down and the papers sent off in due form.
The place was a long way off, and while they were judging, what with one thing and another, filling in the papers all in due form--the authorities I mean--time passed.
The retreat from Malo-Yaroslavets when he had a free road into a well- supplied district and the parallel road was open to him along which Kutuzov afterwards pursued him--this unnecessary retreat along a devastated road--is explained to us as being due to profound considerations.
Nicholas accepted thirty thousand rubles offered him by his brother-in- law Bezukhov to pay off debts he regarded as genuinely due for value received.
She had an hour before the feline was due for dinner and wine.
No doubt due to exhaustion.
Princess is getting a little close to her due date.
The government was inclined to believe the nervousness was due to Arthur's need for a lot of money in a hurry.
The car ain't due back at the garage 'til tomorrow but we gotta figure some way of returning it or they're gonna get miffed.
The bullet hole hadn't been visible at first due to Wassermann's long hair, the condition of the body, and the length of time in the water.
A scattering of cars dotted the parking lot but due to the late hour the avenue beyond was nearly devoid of traffic.
"When's your wife due back?" he asked, absent any preamble.
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 crowds were lighter than yesterday, due to the heavy snowfall making not only climbing difficult, but viewing a wet and laborious task.
"By the way," Cynthia said, in a firm tone, "I believe I'm due an explanation from you."