A thousand dollars sounds fair, don't you think?
They are fair and wise.
We're not being fair to our employers.
Did I give Jonathan his fair share of attention?
It was hardly fair to shift that responsibility solely to him.
I myself will be the judge, and the kitten shall have a fair trial.
But, please, I'll pay whatever you feel is a fair price.
His pale and mud-stained face--fair and young, with a dimple in the chin and light-blue eyes--was not an enemy's face at all suited to a battlefield, but a most ordinary, homelike face.
"Fair enough," Donald Ryland answered.
...Every one at the Fair was very kind to me...
"It's not fair," she whispered in a choked voice.
But DeLeo said you won it fair and square.
Romas's people were fair skinned with light hair in varying shades of blond and red.
After that I spent many happy hours in my tree of paradise, thinking fair thoughts and dreaming bright dreams.
Maybe Kris thought turnabout was fair play.
Only fit for a fair! said one.
He's not being fair to you, Julie.
She wasn't being completely fair, though.
She writes with fair speed and absolute sureness.
It was a fair question.
His blue mood following the memorial service dissipated with the passing days and he remained in fair spirits.
The shower was now over, and a rainbow above the eastern woods promised a fair evening; so I took my departure.
The shapely figure of the fair-haired soldier, with his clear blue eyes, stepped forward from the ranks, went up to the commander in chief, and presented arms.
After a fair amount of fumbling with the lock I was in.
It didn't seem fair not to say he was in there.
He's been fair and brutally honest, and he can't hurt me because of our blood bond.
Princess Ozma, dressed in her most splendid robes of state, sat in the magnificent emerald throne, with her jewelled sceptre in her hand and her sparkling coronet upon her fair brow.
Mr. Higinbotham, President of the World's Fair, kindly gave me permission to touch the exhibits, and with an eagerness as insatiable as that with which Pizarro seized the treasures of Peru, I took in the glories of the Fair with my fingers.
It's only fair to the child, anyhow, and it saves you much unnecessary trouble.
Her speech lacks variety and modulation; it runs in a sing-song when she is reading aloud; and when she speaks with fair degree of loudness, it hovers about two or three middle tones.
But he, poor man, disturbed only a couple of fins while I was catching a fair string, and he said it was his luck; but when we changed seats in the boat luck changed seats too.
The hunter who told me this could remember one Sam Nutting, who used to hunt bears on Fair Haven Ledges, and exchange their skins for rum in Concord village; who told him, even, that he had seen a moose there.
I'll try my luck closer to the seashore where the scenery is as fair as the little ones I seek.
Her greatest warrior, Gabriel had experienced his fair share of battle wounds.
"Carmen at the fair," was written on the back of it.
But fishing was fair play.
"Fair enough," Fred answered.
"That is not a fair question to ask us," declared another dragonette.
"Well, it is this way," answered the man: "I bought a piece of ground from this neighbor of mine, and paid him a fair price for it.
Thinking that turn and turn about is fair play, she seized the scissors and cut off one of my curls, and would have cut them all off but for my mother's timely interference.
Most blind people are aided by the sense of sound, so that a fair comparison is hard to make, except with other deaf-blind persons.
Your son bids fair to become an officer distinguished by his industry, firmness, and expedition.
To be fair, his father hadn't made things any better by offering money to Alex and not his sister.
He wasn't opposed to having it, but he insisted on sharing it in fair business - and with his wife, more or less.
"Nonsense. Summer storms are as common as a fat man at a pie fair," he said as the ancient Scout lurched forward.
Her skin was prickling the way it did when another deity used magic around her, the fair hair on her arms standing on end.
A brutal one but fair nonetheless.
All the spaceships, computers, and weapons within the Five Galaxies were made from ore from Anshan mines-- even the swords, the only weapons sanctioned by the Planetary Council as fair and appropriate for man-to-man combat.
It certainly is fair to look at that class by whose labor the works which distinguish this generation are accomplished.
I one evening overtook one of my townsmen, who has accumulated what is called "a handsome property"--though I never got a fair view of it--on the Walden road, driving a pair of cattle to market, who inquired of me how I could bring my mind to give up so many of the comforts of life.
Or, if you choose to go farther, it will not be unwise, for I have found the increase of fair bait to be very nearly as the squares of the distances.
Little did the dusky children think that the puny slip with its two eyes only, which they stuck in the ground in the shadow of the house and daily watered, would root itself so, and outlive them, and house itself in the rear that shaded it, and grown man's garden and orchard, and tell their story faintly to the lone wanderer a half-century after they had grown up and died--blossoming as fair, and smelling as sweet, as in that first spring.
Late in the afternoon, as he was resting in the thick woods south of Walden, he heard the voice of the hounds far over toward Fair Haven still pursuing the fox; and on they came, their hounding cry which made all the woods ring sounding nearer and nearer, now from Well Meadow, now from the Baker Farm.
"That's not fair!" my gallant bride-to-be offered.
It's only fair since you're free because of me.
I'm content to give them fair value for their bucks and try my best to see that they enjoy themselves.
Then she added, I know I'm not being fair, but please, let me do this my way.
Come on, fair is fair.
He took the seat indicated to him beside the fair Helene and listened to the general conversation.
What Pierre did not know was that the place where they presented him with bread and salt and wished to build a chantry in honor of Peter and Paul was a market village where a fair was held on St. Peter's day, and that the richest peasants (who formed the deputation) had begun the chantry long before, but that nine tenths of the peasants in that villages were in a state of the greatest poverty.
Balaga was a fair-haired, short, and snub-nosed peasant of about twenty- seven; red-faced, with a particularly red thick neck, glittering little eyes, and a small beard.
(2) Such supplies will be bought from them at such prices as seller and buyer may agree on, and if a seller is unable to obtain a fair price he will be free to take his goods back to his village and no one may hinder him under any pretense.
Esaul Lovayski the Third was a tall man as straight as an arrow, pale- faced, fair-haired, with narrow light eyes and with calm self- satisfaction in his face and bearing.
I felt vaguely that they could not be good even if they wished to, because no one seemed willing to help them or to give them a fair chance.
"Dronushka," she said, regarding as a sure friend this Dronushka who always used to bring a special kind of gingerbread from his visit to the fair at Vyazma every year and smilingly offer it to her, "Dronushka, now since our misfortune..." she began, but could not go on.
Terrible in battle... gallant... with the fair" (he winked and smiled), "that's what the French are, Monsieur Pierre, aren't they?"
The new canine member of our family was a happy little feller with a fair dose of Cocker Spaniel in his genealogy.
He's been fair and brutally honest, and he can't hurt me because of our blood bond.
"Trust us to do what's fair, Martha," Dean said.
That's where the stream is directed, although there's a fair chance of getting soaked anywhere.
It's not fair that Fred has to share his all the time.
As angry as she is, I think it's a fair fight—her against Fitzgerald.
If I thought you'd give me a fair deal, I'd consider it.
The man was as huge as any warrior but not fair like Romas's clan members.
Look, I'm here fair and square.
The word is he fell a pretty fair distance and bounced a couple of times.
What isn't fair, is you expecting me to risk your life because you think it is fun to hang out with a werewolf.
Being left in charge of your kid sister when you're not much more than a kid yourself isn't a fair test.
Still, marrying Josh while another man was so capable of lighting her fire didn't seem fair - especially when Josh couldn't.
I'd guess it's been there a spell—there was a fair amount of dust on it.
An old Cat was in a fair way to kill all the Mice in the barn.
So this prince grew up to be a young man, tall and fair and graceful.
By the 1780s, though the procedure was certainly better than nothing, it still had a fair number of problems.
In the country one sees only Nature's fair works, and one's soul is not saddened by the cruel struggle for mere existence that goes on in the crowded city.
But above all harvest as early as possible, if you would escape frosts and have a fair and salable crop; you may save much loss by this means.
Nothing so fair, so pure, and at the same time so large, as a lake, perchance, lies on the surface of the earth.
They passed over the pond toward Fair Haven, seemingly deterred from settling by my light, their commodore honking all the while with a regular beat.
It commonly opens about the first of April, a week or ten days later than Flint's Pond and Fair Haven, beginning to melt on the north side and in the shallower parts where it began to freeze.
He had made a new system in making a staff, a world with full and fair proportions; in which, though the old cities and dynasties had passed away, fairer and more glorious ones had taken their places.
Boris was tall and fair, and his calm and handsome face had regular, delicate features.
At nighttime in the moon's fair glow How sweet, as fancies wander free, To feel that in this world there's one Who still is thinking but of thee!
Before they reached the room from which the sounds of the clavichord came, the pretty, fair haired Frenchwoman, Mademoiselle Bourienne, rushed out apparently beside herself with delight.
He rose, took Prince Andrew by the arm, and went to meet a tall, bald, fair man of about forty with a large open forehead and a long face of unusual and peculiar whiteness, who was just entering.
It's not fair; you are going by yourself, are having the horses saddled and said nothing to us about it.
One fair-haired young soldier of the third company, whom Prince Andrew knew and who had a strap round the calf of one leg, crossed himself, stepped back to get a good run, and plunged into the water; another, a dark noncommissioned officer who was always shaggy, stood up to his waist in the water joyfully wriggling his muscular figure and snorted with satisfaction as he poured the water over his head with hands blackened to the wrists.
One, a tall, fair- haired lad in a clean blue coat, was standing over the others.
The other, whose appearance particularly struck Pierre, was a long, lank, round-shouldered, fair-haired man, slow in his movements and with an idiotic expression of face.
Bordeaux wasn't like her father, and it wasn't fair to keep comparing them.
Unfortunately, life gets in the way a fair amount of the time.
In his mind, anyone tied to the Dawkins, no matter how obliquely, was fair game.
He's fair, honorable, a stickler for the Code, and not someone anyone will mess with.
Deidre forced her attention from her own issues and outward as she walked through the street fair in downtown Atlanta.
Kris's white hair, fair complexion, and amber eyes were at odds with Rhyn's darkness and glowing pewter gaze.
But if I choose Rhyn and you come back for me tomorrow, it doesn.t seem very fair to him.
The sun rose bright and fair, and the morning was without a cloud.
It will be seen as a distribution like the Alaska Permanent Fund is perceived: your fair share of the extreme abundance that civilization created.
Two millennia later, it is fair to assume that humans are still capable of this kind of memory.
Her visit to the World's Fair she described in a letter to Mr. John P. Spaulding, which was published in St. Nicholas, and is much like the following letter.
I believe they gave me more pleasure than anything else at the Fair: they were so lifelike and wonderful to my touch.
It is a very interesting souvenir of Columbus, and of the Fair White City; but I cannot imagine what discoveries I have made,--I mean new discoveries.
However, I was released the next day, obtained my mended shoe, and returned to the woods in season to get my dinner of huckleberries on Fair Haven Hill.
I have sometimes disturbed a fish hawk sitting on a white pine over the water; but I doubt if it is ever profaned by the wind of a gull, like Fair Haven.
I can only heal them one by one, but Dusty, if I don't do it, then you'll kill everyone, and it's not fair when they're just innocent people.
The one of you at the county fair... with Tessa.
There was one such king who had four sons, Ethelbald, Ethelbert, Ethelred, and Alfred. The three older boys were sturdy, half-grown lads; the youngest, Alfred, was a slender, fair-haired child.
"Comtesse, a tout peche misericorde," * said a fair-haired young man with a long face and nose, as he entered the room.