One of us discovered this ability last fall, quite by accident.
The third time that he thrust out the weapon there was a loud roar and a fall, and suddenly at his feet appeared the form of a great red bear, which was nearly as big as the horse and much stronger and fiercer.
I'd better get a screwdriver and tighten that ladder before you fall and break your neck.
Now, into the house, before you fall ill.
The arms that rescued her continued to cradle her gently, and what the fall had failed to do to her heart beat, his close proximity completed.
The battery in the lantern might be dead or the fall might have broken it.
How could anyone fall asleep that fast?
Deidre let the tears fall that she'd held back.
Does the rain fall there?
He felt the rise and fall of each breath and was inches from the slightly parted full lips just begging for a kiss.
The chain-of-events had unfolded the way she planned, except that Gabriel didn't fall into her lap, and she had lost all her power in the process.
This same summer the pond has begun to fall again.
She left in a huff, and Dusty crossed his arms against Ohio's fall breeze.
I was nervous so I forgot his name.
It was all they could do, for to go away and leave that strange sight was impossible; nor could they hurry its fall in any way.
Where the hazel bank is steepest, Where the shadow falls the deepest, Where the clustering nuts fall free, That's the way for Billy and me.
And each of these items will fall in price.
Ducks and geese frequent it in the spring and fall, the white-bellied swallows (Hirundo bicolor) skim over it, and the peetweets (Totanus macularius) "teeter" along its stony shores all summer.
"I should be glad enough to fall asleep, so it's not my fault!" and her voice quivered like that of a child about to cry.
I think everyone was guilty of staring at her at least once - if for no other reason, wondering if she was going to fall out of her dress.
Again her fall was briefly interrupted - until the roots released their grip in the loose gravel.
She let her gaze fall significantly on the Indian girl.
Accepting his proposal of marriage might be setting her up for a fall, but declining was surely something she would live to regret.
We started our lovemaking slowly, allowing the others in nearby bedrooms time to fall asleep.
"I guess he didn't have time to fall asleep," Betsy said, her voice dripping with disappointment.
I... I don't think I can fall asleep.
We can't let this fall apart on us, Ben.
These latest grabs started up last fall so I'm looking at prison releases of sex offenders and going over them one by one.
Back last fall he knew I didn't want to go there.
She was doomed to fall for men unable to commit to her!
Vacationing should fall in price but requires much direct labor, so it will not fall by a thousandfold.
Then, as a nation grows wealthier, tax rates could fall in terms of percentages because the nation is making so much more money.
We will know it is coming when we see the prices of more products fall while their quality increases.
We will know it is coming when formerly scarce items, such as commodities, fall in price.
If this sounds absurd, at present it is—but in the future, the price of technologies to do this will fall to nearly zero.
As technology improves, all these processes and systems will improve and also fall in price.
The cost of food will fall to nearly zero as the number of farmers in the world falls to zero and food becomes as cheap as clean water.
But if that is the case, they will fall in due course.
War as the remedy will fall out of favor for the many reasons I outline above.
I hope I will not fall and hurt my head I shall visit little Lord Fauntleroy in England and he will be glad to show me his grand and very ancient castle.
I will take very good care of him, and not let him fall and hurt himself.
When they are ready, they will softly fall and tenderly cover every object.
In the fall Helen and Miss Sullivan entered the Wright-Humason School in New York, which makes a special of lip-reading and voice-culture.
In the fall Miss Keller entered Radcliffe College.
Why does not the earth fall, it is so very large and heavy?
Then why did He let little sister fall this morning, and hurt her head so badly?
What though I value the seed of these beans, and harvest that in the fall of the year?
Perhaps on that spring morning when Adam and Eve were driven out of Eden Walden Pond was already in existence, and even then breaking up in a gentle spring rain accompanied with mist and a southerly wind, and covered with myriads of ducks and geese, which had not heard of the fall, when still such pure lakes sufficed them.
Ah, how low I fall when I am tempted by them!
In the fall the loon (Colymbus glacialis) came, as usual, to moult and bathe in the pond, making the woods ring with his wild laughter before I had risen.
Thus they circle until they fall upon the recent trail of a fox, for a wise hound will forsake everything else for this.
When two legs of my level were on the shore and the third on the ice, and the sights were directed over the latter, a rise or fall of the ice of an almost infinitesimal amount made a difference of several feet on a tree across the pond.
The night is the winter, the morning and evening are the spring and fall, and the noon is the summer.
It is remarkable how easily and insensibly we fall into a particular route, and make a beaten track for ourselves.
"As there's no one to fall in love with on campaign, he's fallen in love with the Tsar," he said.
Kutuzov turned round without answering and his eye happened to fall upon Prince Andrew, who was beside him.
After this volley the regimental commander clutched at his leg; several soldiers fell, and a second lieutenant who was holding the flag let it fall from his hands.
He lay down on the sofa meaning to fall asleep and forget all that had happened to him, but could not do so.
Such a storm of feelings, thoughts, and memories suddenly arose within him that he could not fall asleep, nor even remain in one place, but had to jump up and pace the room with rapid steps.
The princess did not fall down or faint.
I go to bed after two in the morning, thoughts come and I can't sleep but toss about till dawn, because I think and can't help thinking, just as he can't help plowing and mowing; if he didn't, he would go to the drink shop or fall ill.
I will fall at his feet and beseech him.
Take care, you'll fall out.
"A good thing too, little countess," said "Uncle," "only mind you don't fall off your horse," he added, "because--that's it, come on!--you've nothing to hold on to."
She's a woman one could easily fall in love with.
We are forced to fall back on fatalism as an explanation of irrational events (that is to say, events the reasonableness of which we do not understand).
From the tone in which the courtiers addressed him and the way Paulucci had allowed himself to speak of him to the Emperor, but above all from a certain desperation in Pfuel's own expressions, it was clear that the others knew, and Pfuel himself felt, that his fall was at hand.
As soon as the sun appeared in a clear strip of sky beneath the clouds, the wind fell, as if it dared not spoil the beauty of the summer morning after the storm; drops still continued to fall, but vertically now, and all was still.
The crowd was evidently watching for the roof to fall in, and Alpatych watched for it too.
Projectiles began to fall still more frequently in the battery.
The Russians might fall on his left wing, might break through his center, he himself might be killed by a stray cannon ball.
Clouds gathered and drops of rain began to fall on the dead and wounded, on the frightened, exhausted, and hesitating men, as if to say: Enough, men!
The countess did not sleep at night, or when she did fall asleep dreamed that she saw her sons lying dead.
He would make that foxy old courtier feel that the responsibility for all the calamities that would follow the abandonment of the city and the ruin of Russia (as Rostopchin regarded it) would fall upon his doting old head.
But this rule which leaves out of account the spirit of the army continually proves incorrect and is in particularly striking contrast to the facts when some strong rise or fall in the spirit of the troops occurs, as in all national wars.
There'll hardly be another such chance to fall on a transport as today.
Besides I know myself, if I fall asleep it's finished.
Perhaps he was really sitting on a wagon, but it might very well be that he was not sitting on a wagon but on a terribly high tower from which, if he fell, he would have to fall for a whole day or a whole month, or go on falling and never reach the bottom.
After she felt herself deserted by Princes Mary and alone in her grief, Natasha spent most of the time in her room by herself, sitting huddled up feet and all in the corner of the sofa, tearing and twisting something with her slender nervous fingers and gazing intently and fixedly at whatever her eyes chanced to fall on.
It was a long time before Pierre could fall asleep that night.
He pretends to fall into a swoon and says senseless things that should have ruined him.
She jerked her head up and stared at him, letting the nightgown fall loosely around her body.
For a moment her heart beat overtime and it looked as though she might fall, but Alex smoothly caught her and stepped around, covering her fumbling so well that no one appeared to notice.
"Hold on before you fall off," Alex snarled.
See you this fall, if not before.
It was time to fall back and rebuild another.
Her fall was brutally interrupted by a rock ledge about five feet down.
She lit with one foot underneath her body, and the momentum of her fall threw her forward - over the ledge.
Betsy and I met last fall while jogging in Central Park.
Ben can fall asleep in the middle of a conversation.
He let the child fall into the trunk, slammed it and quickly drove away just as the mother was emerging from the house.
Martha, I couldn't fall asleep until you sat by my side and whispered.
He'd just started to fall asleep when he sensed the intruder.
She stepped forward, curious and hopeful she did fall into the water and end everything right here.
The clouds far above were starting to swirl with hypnotic slowness, the rain beginning to fall again, and the sea beneath their feet rippling and shifting beneath the rubbery surface.
"You fall again?" he asked, gaze on her bruised cheekbone.
"So you'd rather stay here and watch the world fall apart," the Watcher said.
You made the one who can stop you fall in love with you instead, her father said.
She shivered and hugged herself as they emerged into the cool fall dusk.
I gave her a week to make Gabriel fall in love with her, or I get her soul.
She unfastened the belt of her robe and hunched up, pushing it aside, letting it fall open just enough to expose an uninterrupted line of flesh from between her breasts, and down her torso and leg.
There was a sound, perhaps a foot fall, not behind them, but ahead.
If Gabriel didn't fall in love with Deidre in three days, he would be betrayed once more.
All of them screamed, and a frantic backward glance revealed the back window shattered and ready to fall in.
Letting her gaze fall to her feet, she shuffled them around.
"Look out!" cried Dorothy, who noticed that the beautiful man did not look where he was going; "be careful, or you'll fall off!"
As for reaching the top of the earth, I have never heard that it is possible to do that, and if you succeeded in getting there you would probably fall off.
Folks don't fall into the middle of the earth and then get back again to tell of their adventures--not in real life.
The gardener answered: A year ago, as I was spading in my garden, I saw something fall at the foot of a palm tree.
They let you fall into the water, and you would have been drowned, if it hadn't been for me.
Second, as technology advances, it will make things in the physical world fall in price.
If prices for an item fall, this is a net good.
And if your productivity fell, then your salary would fall as well.
So I saw, in real dollars, the cost of computer memory fall to one one-millionth of what it was thirty years ago.
Certainly the labor component of assembling the Mercedes could fall to nearly zero.
I think no matter what, energy costs will fall dramatically in the future, probably to near zero, because the economic incentives to unlock that technical puzzle are so overwhelming.
The second would be to argue that the cost of materials to build the Mercedes won't fall by a thousandfold.
Finally, you might argue that fees paid as royalties to the owners of the intellectual property needed to build the Mercedes for $50 will not fall by a thousandfold.
Labor will fall, material costs will fall, materials will be better, stronger, greener, prettier, lighter, more malleable, and just altogether better.
When we were fortunate enough to find a nest I never allowed her to carry the eggs home, making her understand by emphatic signs that she might fall and break them.
Near the end of May, the sand cherry (Cerasus pumila) adorned the sides of the path with its delicate flowers arranged in umbels cylindrically about its short stems, which last, in the fall, weighed down with good-sized and handsome cherries, fell over in wreaths like rays on every side.
I never fastened my door night or day, though I was to be absent several days; not even when the next fall I spent a fortnight in the woods of Maine.
Even then it had commenced to rise and fall, and had clarified its waters and colored them of the hue they now wear, and obtained a patent of Heaven to be the only Walden Pond in the world and distiller of celestial dews.
Only fools and rakes fall ill, my boy.
"The past always seems good," said he, "but did not Suvorov himself fall into a trap Moreau set him, and from which he did not know how to escape?"
You with all your forces fall on the unfortunate Mortier and his one division, and even then Mortier slips through your fingers!
"Really I don't care about that, I don't care at all," said Prince Andrew, beginning to understand that his news of the battle before Krems was really of small importance in view of such events as the fall of Austria's capital.
Letting her arms fall helplessly, she sat with downcast eyes and pondered.
He is gone and no one will hinder you, she said to herself, and sinking into a chair she let her head fall on the window sill.
Because, you will agree, chere Marie, to fall into the hands of the soldiers or of riotous peasants would be terrible.
Please impress upon Leppich to be very careful where he descends for the first time, that he may not make a mistake and fall into the enemy's hands.
On seeing these peasants, who were evidently still amused by the novelty of their position as soldiers, Pierre once more thought of the wounded men at Mozhaysk and understood what the soldier had meant when he said: "They want the whole nation to fall on them."
Only a few of them still move, rise, and feebly fly to settle on the enemy's hand, lacking the spirit to die stinging him; the rest are dead and fall as lightly as fish scales.
In that world some structure was still being erected and did not fall, something was still stretching out, and the candle with its red halo was still burning, and the same shirtlike sphinx lay near the door; but besides all this something creaked, there was a whiff of fresh air, and a new white sphinx appeared, standing at the door.
She knew that being thrown together again under such terrible circumstances they would again fall in love with one another, and that Nicholas would then not be able to marry Princess Mary as they would be within the prohibited degrees of affinity.
And indeed he only had to lie down, to fall asleep like a stone, and he only had to shake himself, to be ready without a moment's delay for some work, just as children are ready to play directly they awake.
That feeling was so strong at the moment of leaving Voronezh that those who saw her off, as they looked at her careworn, despairing face, felt sure she would fall ill on the journey.
It will fall of itself when ripe, but if picked unripe the apple is spoiled, the tree is harmed, and your teeth are set on edge.
She lifted the cat to her lap and turned so the light from the doorway would fall on the foot.
She had allowed herself to fall into the role of mistress.
Bird Song's managerial pair tried to present a breakfast happy face over coffee cake and muffins, but their efforts continued to fall short as they waited for Martha to make an appearance.
"Jen's going to finish up this fall and graduate in December, before the baby comes," Cynthia said.
She wasn't going to fall under the spell of Gabriel's strong body, his passion, his taste.
But they continued to fall, all together, and the boy and girl had no difficulty in remaining upon the seat, just as they were before.
To the infantry! added another with loud laughter, seeing the shell fly past and fall into the ranks of the supports.
Makar Alexeevich was standing with parted lips, swaying, as if about to fall asleep, as he leaned against the wall.
She let her gaze fall sternly on Dulce's face.
You'd fall for him.
She made no effort to catch them, letting them fall at her feet.
The Immortals before her seemed more convinced she'd fall into her place as his mate.
What if I fall off?
The horse snorted and sidestepped, letting her fall to the ground.