She had fallen off a bluff.
The cost of interactive information exchange, such as asking questions about products you are contemplating purchasing, has fallen to nearly zero.
I thought how strange it was that such precious seeds of truth and wisdom should have fallen among the tares of ignorance and corruption.
She'd fallen asleep in Kris's library after half a bottle of whiskey and awoken in her own bed with a throbbing headache and dry mouth.
We have fallen into the habit of anthropomorphizing computers and robots for a simple reason: The more we program them to do things that we presently do, the more we think of them as being like us.
The bullet of your thought must have overcome its lateral and ricochet motion and fallen into its last and steady course before it reaches the ear of the hearer, else it may plow out again through the side of his head.
Her gaze fell on Tammy, who had fallen asleep on the couch.
Fallen for her, I guess.
"Blow it up?" she shouted above the storm, careening into him as he maneuvered around a fallen table.
If Dulce hadn't chased him so hard, would he have fallen in love with her?
The sense of smell has fallen into disrepute, and a deaf person is reluctant to speak of it.
From the back porch came the sound of feet descending the steps, the bottom step upon which snow had fallen gave a ringing creak and he heard the voice of an old maidservant saying, Straight, straight, along the path, Miss.
Dusk had fallen while she tested the magic and her ability to control it.
Sarah had fallen in love with him in 1912.
The bare twigs in the garden were hung with transparent drops which fell on the freshly fallen leaves.
He might have just fallen, luckily closer to the bottom than the top, or he'd be a dead man.
You've already fallen once!
Her first day and she had fallen asleep on the job.
I sat her on a fallen log by side of the dirt track.
She just rotated to the southwest on orders that neither you nor Jule nor I issued, and the Tucson sites have fallen like flies.
She was on her way back to her room with the scarf securely wrapped around her neck and the whiskey that had fallen mercifully into an outside trash bin without busting when she felt the change in temperature.
The three creatures continued to hunt through the fallen, sometimes eating, most of the times pushing body parts aside in search of something.
Katie almost smiled at his fallen face as the stern voice of the Amazonian-size woman before them.
The others might be below, but Shipton would attempt the same climb where he had fallen two weeks before.
Well... I have fallen in love with a vampire.
Elisabeth had fallen asleep with her head in Jackson's lap before they even took off.
I guess I must have fallen asleep.
Having fallen into the line of carriages, the Rostovs' carriage drove up to the theater, its wheels squeaking over the snow.
Martha exclaimed when I told her Julie had entered the million dollar hunt for Howie and her letter might have fallen into the wrong hands.
I must have fallen back to sleep because when I opened my eyes again, the room was nearly dark.
I said a silent prayer the young lady hadn't fallen into the hands of someone like our stalker.
This was a dream; she'd fallen asleep on the train and not yet woken up.
"Ully?" she called, picking her way through the broken glass and fallen instruments.
My beautiful bride labored to the end, administrating to the fallen and the flu stricken souls of our town until she too, fell to the scourge of this most dreaded disease.
She must have fallen on hard times to have been forced into the life she ended up leading.
There was a lingering smell of wood smoke in the night air and all earlier efforts at shoveling the walkway and stairs were lost in the smooth swirls of new fallen whiteness.
"He couldn't have fallen all that way and survived," he answered.
Either Jerome Shipton would have seen the cut and not used the rope, or he would have fallen so far he'd be whispering to Lucifer, not Jake Weller.
And, if she had cut the line earlier, it would have either been noticed by Shipton or he would have fallen the entire distance of more than a hundred feet from the edge to his certain death.
She continued to take notes, as if Dean's scolding had fallen on deaf ears.
When I found out Shipton had fallen, it frightened me to death.
When the stopping jolt came, it nearly knocked the wind out of him with its abruptness, but he'd fallen only to the level of Shipton's knees.
Shipton, sensing now that Dean had not simply fallen, began to work at the ring on his harness where his line was secured.
If I had tried to figure it out logically, things might have fallen into place.
Dean remembered the Ride the Rockies bike tour, when he had fallen, nearly killing himself, but put his bruised and cut body back on a bike, just to finish.
Nearly all the leaves had fallen off the trees except for the huge scarlet oak in the back yard.
Jackson thought she had fallen asleep when she said, "Thank you for not saying I told you so."
He stooped and picked up a bird's nest that had fallen upon the ground.
I think that he must have fallen upon some bushes and vines that grew in some parts of the chasm.
Slowly, one little step at a time, it crept up across the rough place where it had slipped and fallen so often.
Well, as I was hurrying along, I heard a great splash, as though something had fallen into the pool by the fountain.
Scandinavia was at forty-six in the 1400s and has fallen to one today.
She had evidently been reading, and fallen asleep.
This is particularly distinct to one standing on the middle of the pond in winter, just after a light snow has fallen, appearing as a clear undulating white line, unobscured by weeds and twigs, and very obvious a quarter of a mile off in many places where in summer it is hardly distinguishable close at hand.
It is true, I fear, that others may have fallen into it, and so helped to keep it open.
She was so tired that she has fallen asleep on the sofa in my room.
The night was dark but starry, the road showed black in the snow that had fallen the previous day--the day of the battle.
All along the sides of the road fallen horses were to be seen, some flayed, some not, and broken-down carts beside which solitary soldiers sat waiting for something, and again soldiers straggling from their companies, crowds of whom set off to the neighboring villages, or returned from them dragging sheep, fowls, hay, and bulging sacks.
"What's that that has fallen?" asked the accountant with a naive smile.
A fat major skirted a bush, puffing and falling out of step; a soldier who had fallen behind, his face showing alarm at his defection, ran at a trot, panting to catch up with his company.
I have fallen, I am killed!
The French had fallen behind, and just as he looked round the first man changed his run to a walk and, turning, shouted something loudly to a comrade farther back.
The wind had fallen and black clouds, merging with the powder smoke, hung low over the field of battle on the horizon.
His hearers expected a story of how beside himself and all aflame with excitement, he had flown like a storm at the square, cut his way in, slashed right and left, how his saber had tasted flesh and he had fallen exhausted, and so on.
"As there's no one to fall in love with on campaign, he's fallen in love with the Tsar," he said.
On the Pratzen Heights, where he had fallen with the flagstaff in his hand, lay Prince Andrew Bolkonski bleeding profusely and unconsciously uttering a gentle, piteous, and childlike moan.
And do you know he has fallen in love with Sonya?
It seemed to Natasha that even at the time she first saw Prince Andrew at Otradnoe she had fallen in love with him.
Fallen man has retained a love of idleness, but the curse weighs on the race not only because we have to seek our bread in the sweat of our brows, but because our moral nature is such that we cannot be both idle and at ease.
Kuragin asked her opinion of the performance and told her how at a previous performance Semenova had fallen down on the stage.
I said that a fallen woman should be forgiven, but I didn't say I could forgive her.
Others joined those men and stopped and told how cannon balls had fallen on a house close to them.
The walls were all on fire and the back wall had fallen in, the wooden roof was collapsing, and the rafters were alight.
Prince Andrew looked out of the shed and saw Pierre, who had tripped over a pole on the ground and had nearly fallen, coming his way.
Dusk had fallen, and the roar of guns died away.
Oh, by the by!" he shouted through the doorway after Pierre, "is it true that the countess has fallen into the clutches of the holy fathers of the Society of Jesus?"
The countess had fallen asleep and the count, having put off their departure till next morning, went to bed.
On waking up that morning Count Ilya Rostov left his bedroom softly, so as not to wake the countess who had fallen asleep only toward morning, and came out to the porch in his lilac silk dressing gown.
One of its sides had fallen in, another was on fire, and bright flames issued from the openings of the windows and from under the roof.
She had fallen ill unexpectedly a few days previously, had missed several gatherings of which she was usually ornament, and was said to be receiving no one, and instead of the celebrated Petersburg doctors who usually attended her had entrusted herself to some Italian doctor who was treating her in some new and unusual way.
Pierre felt himself to be an insignificant chip fallen among the wheels of a machine whose action he did not understand but which was working well.
"Eh?" murmured Platon, who had almost fallen asleep.
The Cossack laughingly told his comrades how he had almost fallen into the hands of the French.
It is natural for a man who does not understand the workings of a machine to imagine that a shaving that has fallen into it by chance and is interfering with its action and tossing about in it is its most important part.
The French, retreating in 1812--though according to tactics they should have separated into detachments to defend themselves--congregated into a mass because the spirit of the army had so fallen that only the mass held the army together.
They gathered the fallen leaves that dropped of themselves from that withered tree--the French army--and sometimes shook that tree itself.
Clothes, saddles, reins, were all wet, slippery, and sodden, like the ground and the fallen leaves that strewed the road.
On the bridge he collided with a Cossack who had fallen behind, but he galloped on.
The road along which they moved was bordered on both sides by dead horses; ragged men who had fallen behind from various regiments continually changed about, now joining the moving column, now again lagging behind it.
From Moscow to Vyazma the French army of seventy-three thousand men not reckoning the Guards (who did nothing during the whole war but pillage) was reduced to thirty-six thousand, though not more than five thousand had fallen in battle.
In the silence that ensued, the snoring of those who had fallen asleep could be heard.
He rose and tried to walk, but staggered and would have fallen had not a soldier standing by held him up.
Would it have been better if I had fallen off and broken my neck?
Later as she lay awake beside him, listening to the sound of his breathing, it occurred to her that they had fallen into the pattern of making up by making love.
The line down the highway blurred for a second and she realized she had nearly fallen asleep.
How could she have fallen in love with Bordeaux, knowing how unfaithful men could be?
She'd fallen for him the day she met him seven years ago.
There was right and wrong, good and evil, and every human but the woman before him had fallen for some temptation of the dark side.
At first she thought it was the thunderstorm she'd fallen asleep listening to.
Jule rested where he'd fallen and tried to concentrate.
Her body was beginning to ache more, from her battered hands to her bruised cheek from when she'd fallen after fainting the night before.
Dark had fallen an hour before.
By the blank look in his unseeing eyes, he'd fallen into his thoughts again.
The dread and guilt at the pit of her stomach were countered by the confusion of knowing that she'd fallen into the grip of the Immortal laws first with Gabriel then with Darkyn.
Caleb knelt in a grotto of the tunnel, and at first she thought he had fallen, too.
He lifted Destiny from the rug in her room where she had fallen asleep and gently placed her in her bed.
Gabriel wouldn't have fallen for me, either.
Toby had fallen asleep in front of the fireplace.
The two had gradually fallen in love, married, scraped together funds, and together with Fred O'Connor, purchased a hundred-year-old Colorado Victorian home.
Darkness had fallen and the streets were silent.
They had been in New England for a mere three months, but Sarah had fallen fast and hard for Connor.
As the days passed, it was obvious that Alex had fallen back into Katie's good graces.
Then, remembering the stones that had fallen with them and passed them long before they had reached this place, he answered:
Two other baby birds were there, that had not fallen out.
Even most futurists have fallen into this trap.
After crying she had fallen asleep.
The Emperor had only just fallen asleep and so Savary had to wait.
For a moment she lay waiting, and then realized he had fallen asleep.
I haven't fallen for him.