Josh was in his field digging fence post holes when she passed.
As she vaulted over the fence, the cause of Brutus's excitement became obvious.
"They were up by the fence last night," Rob said, watching the bison nervously.
"It's here, close by," said she and, running across the yard, opened a gate in a wooden fence and, stopping, pointed out to him a small wooden wing of the house, which was burning brightly and fiercely.
There must be a bad spot in the fence, and it couldn't be too far away from the house.
Having gone round the corner of the hothouse to the ornamental garden, he saw that the carved garden fence was broken and branches of the plum trees had been torn off with the fruit.
Second, I prefer not lifting the goats over the fence to get them into the barn, and third, if you'd let me finish …" "You can't just put up a fence, Carmen.
I felt my way to the end of the garden, knowing that the mimosa tree was near the fence, at the turn of the path.
Twenty acres and they were always at the fence line, poking their heads through to eat the brush on the other side.
I wonder if it would be wise to put a fence across down there.
He stopped at the end of the corral and leaned on the fence, staring off toward the tree.
And the Cossacks looked round in surprise at the sound, like the yelp of a dog, with which Denisov turned away, walked to the wattle fence, and seized hold of it.
The few times Howie was out of ear shot, the rest of us gossiped about his love life like back fence crones but failed to reach a consensus.
The Hispanic woman hopped down from the fence and shielded her eyes to see them as they approached.
She wandered along the fence line examining every post for possible weakness.
Obviously he had already been inside the fence when she found the hole.
Josh vaulted the fence and raced up the hill, only to stop in surprise as Alex emerged from the trees riding a horse colored enough like Ed to be his twin.
I want to check the fence line before I turn the buffalo into the north pasture.
Maybe that was why he wanted to check the fence line.
The buffalo stood at the fence, watching them – probably wondering why they couldn't go along.
I know you made the fence tall enough that a goat couldn't jump it, but I see some places where we need to reinforce it.
He helped her into the saddle, which was entirely unnecessary, and then lifted a coiled rope from the fence post.
The fence had been altered so that the shed was now included in the new pasture.
The longhorns had been grazing against the fence with the buffalo for the last two weeks, so they would be accustomed to each other.
She went to a farm supply store and purchased enough supplies to fence in a large area in the south part of their land.
While the men were working on the fence, a delivery truck brought the stanchion.
Do you know they're tearing up the fence behind the barn?
The men finished the fence and the goats are running in the south hills.
(12) The Mausolea of Alexander (Soma) and the Ptolemies in one ring-fence, near the point of intersection of the two main streets.
- The Zulus live in kraals, circular enclosures with, generally, a ring fence inside forming a cattle pen.
Between this fence and the outer fencing are the huts of the inhabitants.
The rider's body must be always clOse to the saddle in leaping, for if he were jerked up, the weight of say only a 10stone man coming down on the horse a couple of seconds after he has negotiated a large fence is sufficient to throw the animal down.
No fence that is ever encountered stops such a large proportion of the field as water; even a clear 6 ft.
Some horses, good performers over any description of fence, will not jump water under any circumstances; while the chance of a ducking deters many from riding at it; and, however bold the horse may be, he will soon refuse water if his rider be perpetually in two minds when approaching it.
The pace at which a hunter should be ridden at his fences depends upon the nature of the fence, and the peculiarities of each individual horse.
High, but even at a flying fence the rider should steady his horse so as to contract the length of his stride, in order that he may measure the distance for taking off with greater accuracy.
Horses jump them on and off, and in taking them at a moderate pace there is a chance of stopping on the top and choosing a better place to jump from, or, if needs be, of returning and taking the fence at another place.
These officers always include three selectmen, a clerk, a treasurer and one or more auditors, and they may include any or all of the following: assessors, who together with the selectmen constitute a board for the assessment of taxes, one or more collectors of taxes, overseers of the poor, constables, surveyors of highways, fence-viewers, sealers of weights and measures, measurers of wood and bark, surveyors of lumber, cullers of staves, a chief fireward or engineer and one or more assistants, a clerk of the market and a pound keeper.
When we are walking past a fence formed by equally-spaced vertical rails or overlapping boards, we may often note that each footstep is followed by a musical ring.
A short impulsive wave travels towards the fence, and each rail as it is reached by the wave becomes the centre of a new secondary wave sent out all round, or at any rate on the front side of the fence.
In the larger " towns " the officers elected at this meeting may consist of five, seven or nine selectmen, a clerk, a treasurer, three or more assessors, three or more overseers of the poor, one or more collectors of taxes, one or more auditors, one or more surveyors of highways, a road commissioner, a sewer commissioner, a board of health, one or more constables, two or more field drivers, two or more fence viewers, and a tree warden; but in the smaller " towns " the number of selectmen niay be limited to three, the selectmen may assess the taxes, be overseers of the poor, and act as a board of health, and the treasurer or constable may collect the taxes.
The green lizard, the fence lizard and whip-tailed lizard (Cnemidophorus gularis; C. sexlineatus; C. tesselatus, &c.) are quite widely distributed.