It was already nearing eight o'clock.
He drew from his inside pocket one of the eight tiny piglets that were remaining and continued:
We're leaving in forty-eight hours.
Yes, but I have had a hundred and fifty-eight years to sow my wild oats.
Chasing after eight or ten kids should keep her busy.
She could set her clock by his arrival - eight o'clock every Friday night - in a blue plaid western shirt and battered black cowboy hat.
He was eight years old when he heard about the ride of Paul Revere and the famous fight at Lexington.
Her guards changed every eight hours, and this one would.ve started his shift at midnight.
When we married, I was twenty-eight and he was fifty-two—nearly twice my age—two years older than my father!
You know that man I was telling you about - the one who comes in at exactly eight every Friday night?
The first time I was eight or nine and my action earned me a cracked lip.
Newly crowned heroine Lydia Larkin won the election by eight votes.
Our friends had a good start and were able to maintain it, for with their eight wings they could go just as fast as could the Gargoyles.
Behind her throne stood the twenty-eight officers of her army and many officials of the royal household.
We finished the season with eight losses and that one tie.
"Seventy-eight," answered Dean.
"I refuse to be free," cried the kitten, in a sharp voice, "unless the Wizard can do his trick with eight piglets.
However, locked up in ocean water—just suspended in ocean water—may be the equivalent of eight more such cubes.
She was ninety eight percent human.
She stood up and bowed when she discovered eight different digits appeared, the numbers two through nine.
The eight-hour ordeal to get there was worth the ten-minute conversation.
When eight years of age he was the best scholar at the famous school at Harrow.
During the interim we learned the sad news of the death of the Alabama Deputy Sheriff who was shot multiple times after stopping the kidnapper of eight year old Jennifer Morley.
Betsy remained down in the dumps over Martha's departure but per usual, she successfully researched the Internet and found directions to eight different camping parks in the area.
Eight traitors in the week he'd been shut out of the underworld.
Eight miles from Ouray, but still four miles from the summit of Red Mountain Pass, the road leveled out.
It's only eight-thirty, Dean answered as they stepped into the hall.
Early Saturday morning, the two had boarded a charter bus with scores of bikers for the 372-mile, eight-hour trip to Cortez, Colorado, where they found a pleasant little town abuzz with the activity of 2,000 riders and hundreds of support personnel.
In 1840, a German physician published a seventy-eight-page paper clinically describing polio.
Over the CCC's nine-year life, its workers planted nearly three billion trees, built eight hundred parks, and constructed roads in remote areas.
Whether all the enemy forces were, as we supposed, six miles away, or whether they were near by in that sea of mist, no one knew till after eight o'clock.
Next day, at eight in the morning, Pierre and Nesvitski drove to the Sokolniki forest and found Dolokhov, Denisov, and Rostov already there.
Besides the family, there were eight borzoi kennelmen and more than forty borzois, so that, with the borzois on the leash belonging to members of the family, there were about a hundred and thirty dogs and twenty horsemen.
Twelve sharpshooters with muskets stepped out of the ranks with a firm regular tread and halted eight paces from the post.
All the comforts of home, except behind the rich brocade fabric walls stood twenty-four inches of rebar reinforced concrete and the door consisted of eight-inch diameter solid steel bars.
He was elected to Congress, he was chosen judge of the supreme court of Tennessee, he was appointed general in the army, and lastly he was for eight years the president of the United States.
I was then about eight years old.
At eight o'clock Kutuzov rode to Pratzen at the head of the fourth column, Miloradovich's, the one that was to take the place of Przebyszewski's and Langeron's columns which had already gone down into the valley.
But don't be late, Count, if I may venture to ask; about ten minutes to eight, please.
She'd located two promising missing children cases from the past forty-eight hours.
She's in the early stages of pregnancy, no more than eight weeks.
However, they needed more supplies—additional batteries, a second flashlight, and marking chalk—all to be purchased at the variety store, which didn't open until eight o'clock.
Printed brochures, gratis from Myrtle Somebody whose brother-in-law was a printer, were placed about town by tiny Tonya, an eight-year-old Latina waif hired by Fred for five bucks.
"It had eight legs," Kiera insisted.
It was after eight, long past his usual wake-up time.
I thought I would head to the office around eight forty-five.
In the past forty-eight hours, there had been fifty perimeter breaches, all from the west wall.
Plan on disassembling our camp within the next forty-eight hours.
We got there about eight in the morning and didn't leave until about nine that night!
The newspaper subscription was called in on April eight, the first day he's back in Parkside!
And not just a path, but a well-lit, eight-lane highway.
Next round: nine kids, eight chairs.
When we went home we saw eight rabbits and two fat puppies, and a nice little white pony, and two wee kittens and a pretty curly dog named Don.
I have thus a tight shingled and plastered house, ten feet wide by fifteen long, and eight-feet posts, with a garret and a closet, a large window on each side, two trap doors, one door at the end, and a brick fireplace opposite.
Some eight or nine young men were crowding anxiously round an open window.
All Rostov's cards were beaten and he had eight hundred rubles scored up against him.
He let the eight hundred remain and laid down a seven of hearts with a torn corner, which he had picked up from the floor.
On Tuesday between eight and nine.
In 1806 the old prince was made one of the eight commanders in chief then appointed to supervise the enrollment decreed throughout Russia.
One morning, between seven and eight, returning after a sleepless night, he sent for embers, changed his rain-soaked underclothes, said his prayers, drank tea, got warm, then tidied up the things on the table and in his own corner, and, his face glowing from exposure to the wind and with nothing on but his shirt, lay down on his back, putting his arms under his head.
When her carriage drove out of the house, he mounted and accompanied her eight miles from Bogucharovo to where the road was occupied by our troops.
It was said that Mamonov's regiment would cost him eight hundred thousand rubles, and that Bezukhov had spent even more on his, but that the best thing about Bezukhov's action was that he himself was going to don a uniform and ride at the head of his regiment without charging anything for the show.
Probably a word of command was given and was followed by the reports of eight muskets; but try as he would Pierre could not afterwards remember having heard the slightest sound of the shots.
"Forty three, five here, thirty eight spread among the Sanctuaries," she answered promptly.
A trench was dug three and a half feet wide, four feet eight inches deep, and eight feet long.
Got up at eight, read the Scriptures, then went to my duties.
She had got up at eight that morning and had been in a fever of excitement and activity all day.
Between eight and nine.
For fifty-eight years have I lived in this world and never known anything so disgraceful!
I assure you I was his enemy eight years ago.
I mean, he's a twenty eight year old man, for heavens' sake.
We still have more tests we could run but up to twenty four to forty eight hours; I'm pretty close on both time and location.
The child, an eight year old girl named Marcia Stonehurst, was still in bed at one o'clock.
The home, now known as Eight Maples Farm, had been a gathering place for travelers seeking good music and refreshments, over two hundred years ago.
That's over forty-eight hours ago.
"Try number eight!" a voice yelled.
At least, that was her first impression of the eight- by-eight room with its steel-framed bed, simple mattress, and no furniture.
With the town's elevation near eight thousand feet, plenty of snow was to be expected.
He served eight months in jail.
I'm meeting someone at eight o'clock tonight for a final sitting.
"That's eight hundred square kilometers," Brady said.
The run was eight feet high and had a top, so they wouldn't fly out and nothing would get in.
Eureka quickly followed him, and soon they were all standing together upon the platform, with eight of the much prized wooden wings beside them.
He says, the court of investigation before which I was brought consisted of eight people: four blind, four seeing persons.
Father killed thirty-eight birds.
There were eight pigeons on the roof of the house, and a great dog on the step.
She has eight puppies, and she thinks there never were such fine puppies as hers.
At eight I study arithmetic.
After supper we go to my room and do all sorts of things until eight, when I undress the little woman and put her to bed.
"Were did I come from?" and "Where shall I go when I die?" were questions Helen asked when she was eight years old.
Soon after its appearance in print I was pained to learn, through the Goodson Gazette, that a portion of the story (eight or nine passages) is either a reproduction or adaptation of Miss Margaret Canby's "Frost Fairies."
The whole lot contains eleven acres, mostly growing up to pines and hickories, and was sold the preceding season for eight dollars and eight cents an acre.
As for a habitat, if I were not permitted still to squat, I might purchase one acre at the same price for which the land I cultivated was sold--namely, eight dollars and eight cents.
You may see from a boat, in calm weather, near the sandy eastern shore, where the water is eight or ten feet deep, and also in some other parts of the pond, some circular heaps half a dozen feet in diameter by a foot in height, consisting of small stones less than a hen's egg in size, where all around is bare sand.
One day when I came to the same place forty-eight hours afterward, I found that those large bubbles were still perfect, though an inch more of ice had formed, as I could see distinctly by the seam in the edge of a cake.
At eight o'clock in the morning
Eight quires, like this sample, gilt- edged... it must be exactly like the sample.
It was a sunny morning and by eight o'clock it was already hot.
"At eight hundred leagues from France, I will not have my Guard destroyed!" he said, and turning his horse rode back to Shevardino.
Fifteen hundred prisoners and thirty-eight guns were taken on the spot, besides standards and (what seemed most important to the Cossacks) horses, saddles, horsecloths, and the like.
He's a good eight years older than me.
Forget anything much more than forty-eight hours old and anything where a nearly exact time of abduction isn't known.
And tell me this: how do you conveniently come up with a full skeleton in little Ouray, Colorado over a forty-eight-hour weekend?
She only lasted eight months before the big C got her.
"You're ninety eight percent human," Kiki said.
Wiping them away, she padded into the hall, down the stairs, and to her studio, which overflowed with paintings she'd done in the eight days since returning.
The leg wound from Shipton's flailing ice ax had been an eight-stitcher of no permanent consequence.
Twenty-eight dollars, plus tax.
Surprisingly, Fred's list of twenty-four contained eight of the same riders Dean had recorded.
In 1796, he extracted fluid from the pox on the hand of a dairymaid named Sarah Nelmes—who had caught the condition from her cow Blossom—and injected the fluid into a cut in eight-year-old James Phipps's arm.
For eight months Mr. Keith gave me lessons five times a week, in periods of about an hour.
I have known him since I was eight, and my love for him has increased with my years.
He was about twenty-eight years old, and had left Canada and his father's house a dozen years before to work in the States, and earn money to buy a farm with at last, perhaps in his native country.
At eight o'clock the booming of cannon was added to the sound of musketry.
It was already past eight o'clock.
The brilliantly polished Tin Woodman marched next, at the head of the Royal Army of Oz which consisted of twenty-eight officers, from Generals down to Captains.
It is thrown across the gorge at a height of two hundred and fifty-eight feet above the water and is supported on each bank by towers of solid rock, which are eight hundred feet apart.
Laura Bridgman was born at Hanover, New Hampshire, December 21, 1829; so she was almost eight years old when Dr. Howe began his experiments with her.
The eight year old son of a popular rapper named Buzz-Cousin was abducted for a million dollar ransom.