Both were watching her as if she had something earth-shattering to say.
You actually sought out my company - or did you have something earth-shattering to tell me?
Nothing earth shattering there, nor anything Yancey would find either threatening or interesting.
Why on earth would anyone feel sorry for you?
She doesn't realize her time on this earth is ebbing to a close, perhaps only minutes from now after she answers my questions.
I cringed at the thought of who might have spent their last nights on earth on that pallet.
The earth trembled, and her legs crumbled beneath her.
The leader of the bad guys on earth died and was replaced.
Long ago, the heavens and the earth split from one another.
If the Watchers were once again bringing their battle to earth, it meant the Original Beings imprisoned by the Schism were stirring up old divisions again.
At more than double both their ages, Jule was as old as the Watchers, exiled to earth after pissing off someone somewhere in the immortal world just before the Schism.
In spite of the inclement weather, there was a large crowd of bathers frolicking in the earth-warmed water of the million-gallon facility when Dean dislodged his passengers.
What on earth for?
The sky was given the status of something pure and clean, the earth sort of a dirty wasteland, and anything below water level or the ground considered Hellish.
Darkyn was standing beside a molten tear in the earth, flanked by seven demons that stood one and a half times the size of Gabriel, the largest man Wynn knew.
She forced herself to notice how dark the sky was, the rich scent of earth in the air, the tickle of the pine needles that brushed her skin.
The earth beneath him trembled, which he took as a good sign.
The earth in flames, with earthquakes swallowing whole towns and buildings burning.
"If that's the case, why on earth would I bother to free any of you parasites?" she asked, too tired to stand.
Mansr dropped to his knees as the earth continued to tremble.
As suddenly as it started, the earth stopped shaking.
The icicles are prison bars on our windows, trapping us, prisoners to this life of sin and degradation, giving miners a few minutes of pleasure for the pittance of coins it takes them weeks to earn in the bowels of the earth, performing unspeakable labors for the wealth of others.
The tall trees were draped in a white robe that had drifted to the earth, not snarled their way downward like the wind driven Eastern storms where snow was a dirty word, not the magical hush that mother nature bestowed on the mountains of the west.
There is no way on God's green earth I am going to influence that lovely woman to do your bidding!
I know, but honestly, I don't think a vampire finding out he is in love with a werewolf can be any more earth shattering than a human finding out he's in love with a vampire.
She hacked at the dry earth with her hoe.
The crack grew fast, flying down the trail towards Gabriel. The sound of the earth tearing grew louder. The trees on either side of her expanded, quickly doubling and then quadrupling in size. Afraid of being crushed between them, Katie darted off the trail towards Andre, who ran ahead of her.
Toby hauled Katie up and tugged her forward. Katie pulled free and grabbed Deidre just as the earth beneath her collapsed. Katie slammed to the ground, holding Deidre as tightly as she could.
What on earth would we do?
"We belong upon the face of the earth," explained the Wizard, "but recently, during an earthquake, we fell down a crack and landed in the Country of the Mangaboos."
She has gone up to the top of the earth to hunt for our dinner.
These children are learning it just as the first people who lived on the earth learned it in the beginning.
One day, a tornado comes, lifts up your trailer with everyone in it, flies it around the world to the poorest nation on earth, and drops it in the middle of the village.
So, far from reaching that point the pessimists foretold—where we have exhausted the meager resources of earth and find ourselves dwindling away—something entirely different is happening.
Shrunk and cold, As if her veins were sapless and old, And she rose up decrepitly For a last dim look at earth and sea.
Hour by hour the flakes dropped silently, softly from their airy height to the earth, and the country became more and more level.
Without factitious support, man is sure to come to earth again beyond that distance.
Old Johnson, in his "Wonder-Working Providence," speaking of the first settlers of this town, with whom he was contemporary, tells us that "they burrow themselves in the earth for their first shelter under some hillside, and, casting the soil aloft upon timber, they make a smoky fire against the earth, at the highest side."
We must live, we must love, and we must believe that we live not only today on this scrap of earth, but have lived and shall live forever, there, in the Whole, said Pierre, and he pointed to the sky.
Denisov and Rostov were living in an earth hut, dug out for them by the soldiers and roofed with branches and turf.