When Natasha ran out of the drawing room she only went as far as the conservatory.
The neighbors couldn't see into any of their windows, and they were far enough off the main road that the only traffic would be people coming to see them.
She had come this far, and nothing was going to stop her now.
They just aren't expected to stray too far from the homestead in the process – or get paid for it.
It's fine to have high ideals about not going too far, but the reality of it is, it can happen before you realize what is happening.
Actually, the bra and panties were far less revealing than a bikini.
Machines—which still need you as an operator, as far as we can see—magnify your productivity.
His methods had probably died with him; and if they had not, how was a little girl in a far-off town in Alabama to receive the benefit of them?
For a long time Pierre could not understand, but when he did, he jumped up from the sofa, seized Boris under the elbow in his quick, clumsy way, and, blushing far more than Boris, began to speak with a feeling of mingled shame and vexation.
"I am very sorry to have made you travel so far," said he.
It was far too sweet and had a bitter aftertaste.
Howard was a good ten years older and had far more important things on his mind – like his new position as partner at the law firm.
He and Sarah had done far more for her than could have been expected.
He was handsome, though she wouldn't go so far as to call him gorgeous.
But why wouldn't he want her to see the barn, and why would he build it so far from the house?
Besides, her lack of response in the past had been far more effective.
What would inspire someone to chisel their name into a rock so far from civilization?
I've found old rock fences, and there's an old log cabin falling into ruins not too far from here.
By the time the wagons were fully engulfed in flames, they had traveled far enough to be out of the firelight.
We need to travel as far as we can tonight.
Well, you haven't so far, anyway.
That made an extraordinary long hole, as you may imagine, and reached far down into the earth; and, as I leaned over it to try to see to the bottom, I lost my balance and tumbled in.
Coriolanus made his way to the city of Antium, [Footnote: Antium (_pro._ an'shi um).] which was not far from Rome.
The ship was driven far out of her course.
The city was far away, and the slaves must walk the whole distance.
This is made possible by technology and the Internet, which is used to connect buyers and sellers worldwide and bring information (world commodity prices) to the far reaches of the globe.
Though the world foreseen in this book may seem far away to you, I believe it will be achieved—and once achieved, that it will grow in stability over time.
I have thus far sketched the events of my life, but I have not shown how much I have depended on books not only for pleasure and for the wisdom they bring to all who read, but also for that knowledge which comes to others through their eyes and their ears.
The unusual language and repetition made the story seem unreal.
We heard of the cruel, unnecessary fighting in the far-away Pacific, and learned of the struggles going on between capital and labour.
I enjoy having a play described to me while it is being acted on the stage far more than reading it, because then it seems as if I were living in the midst of stirring events.
Pierre stood rather far off and could not hear all that the Emperor said.
Napoleon having cut our armies apart advanced far into the country and missed several chances of forcing an engagement.
Suddenly the strange sound of a far-off whistling and thud was heard, followed by a boom of cannon blending into a dull roar that set the windows rattling.
But not far from Bald Hills he again came out on the road and overtook his regiment at its halting place by the dam of a small pond.
She ran out sobbing into the garden and as far as the pond, along the avenues of young lime trees Prince Andrew had planted.
Dunyasha, the nurse, and the other maids could not say in how far Mademoiselle Bourienne's statement was correct.
If we had had only peasants to fight, we should not have let the enemy come so far, said he with a sense of shame and wishing to change the subject.
Far in the distance in that birch and fir forest to the right of the road, the cross and belfry of the Kolocha Monastery gleamed in the sun.
Our right flank is over there"--he pointed sharply to the right, far away in the broken ground--"That's where the Moskva River is, and we have thrown up three redoubts there, very strong ones.
After they had gone Pierre approached Prince Andrew and was about to start a conversation when they heard the clatter of three horses' hoofs on the road not far from the shed, and looking in that direction Prince Andrew recognized Wolzogen and Clausewitz accompanied by a Cossack.
All this must be done in good order (le tout se fera avec ordre et methode) as far as possible retaining troops in reserve.