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.
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.
He's been fair and brutally honest, and he can't hurt me because of our blood bond.
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.
(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.
Nothing so fair, so pure, and at the same time so large, as a lake, perchance, lies on the surface of the earth.
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.
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 took the seat indicated to him beside the fair Helene and listened to the general conversation.
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.
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.
The word is he fell a pretty fair distance and bounced a couple of times.
Still, marrying Josh while another man was so capable of lighting her fire didn't seem fair - especially when Josh couldn't.
I believe they gave me more pleasure than anything else at the Fair: they were so lifelike and wonderful to my touch.
It's only fair to the child, anyhow, and it saves you much unnecessary trouble.
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.
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.
The new canine member of our family was a happy little feller with a fair dose of Cocker Spaniel in his genealogy.
After a fair amount of fumbling with the lock I was in.
In his mind, anyone tied to the Dawkins, no matter how obliquely, was fair game.
If I thought you'd give me a fair deal, I'd consider it.
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.
Look, I'm here fair and square.
Being left in charge of your kid sister when you're not much more than a kid yourself isn't a fair test.
She wasn't being completely fair, though.
I'd guess it's been there a spell—there was a fair amount of dust on it.
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.
The sun rose bright and fair, and the morning was without a cloud.