The police arrived as they were finishing supper.
"That's all I need is your father finishing me off," he muttered.
He entered Harvard in 1882 but left after three years without finishing his course.
She was finishing the gravy when Alex came home.
"Hm... Hm..." muttered the old prince to himself, finishing what he was writing.
Alex was finishing supper with his family when the telephone rang in his office.
Dean spent a few minutes at his desk finishing up some routine paperwork before telephoning the alleged widow Byrne at 9:15, the earliest time he deemed respectable.
I am just finishing the design.
Then he brushed the sand from her pants, finishing up with a light slap on her backside.
At the allotted hour, Betsy and I were finishing a bottle of wine when the phone rang.
He turned on some music with weak intentions of continuing his sheriff reading but instead just sat there, finishing the last of the merlot.
Paul Dawkins wandered out as Dean was turning the meat, finishing his second beer, and planning his weight loss campaign.
They were just finishing dressing when Dean heard a sound, the door closing directly above, in Fred's room.
Two hours remained before the last of the day's celebrations— the Jeep flare parade down the mountain, followed by a massive fireworks display—so after finishing supper, the Deans began playing catch up with Bird Song's chores.
By then he'll be finishing a late lunch at the Timberline—the deli on Main Street.
Kathleen and Fred were finishing the paper work and Dean readied to leave.
"Finishing up my morning run," she answered.
She frowned without finishing the sentence.
Just as he was finishing, the doorbell chimed.
As he was finishing his conversation, a loud sound came from the kitchen, followed by a sharp cry in a man's voice, and then laughter.
She was finishing a cigarette.
Later that evening, Fred came down to the kitchen as Martha was finishing drying the dishes.
They sat quietly, Jackson finishing his blood with her curled up in his lap, and then he carried her back to bed.
Anyway, there's nothing stopping him from finishing school now if he's still interested in becoming a veterinarian.
DeLeo tilted his head back, finishing the last of his coffee.
She got up without finishing her meal and escaped into the room where Talia was.
Every inch of her was firm from working outside, and the tan simply put a finishing touch to all of it.
Clara was putting the finishing touches on her map when Megan approached the counter.
Put finishing college on hold for awhile, she said without any sign of resentment.
The tanning, currying and finishing of leather, an industry largely dependent on the plentiful supply of oak and hemlock bark for tanning, is centralized in the northern and eastern parts of the state, near the forests.
It is pleasant to think that there is foundation for the familiar story of Sir Francis Drake playing bowls on Plymouth Hoe as the Armada was beating up Channel, and finishing his game before tackling the Spaniards.
The most important industries of the town are the manufacture of buckskin, the spinning of carded yarn and vicuna-wool, and the processes of dyeing, finishing and wool-spinning connected with these.
The textile industries (the making of carpets and rugs, cotton goods, cotton smallwares, dyeing and finishing textiles, felt goods, felt hats, hosiery and knit goods, shoddy, silk and silk goods, woollen goods, and worsted goods), employed 32.5% of all manufacturing wage earners in 1905, and their product ($271,369,816) was 24.1% of the total, and of this nearly one-half ($129,171,449) was in cotton goods, being 28.9% of the total output of the country, as compared with I I% for South Carolina, the nearest competitor of Massachusetts.
It was by asking precisely these questions that Hegel gave the finishing strokes to the Kantian philosophy.
In March 1785 commissioners from Virginia and Maryland met here to discuss the commercial relations of the two states, finishing their business at Mount Vernon on the 28th with an agreement for freedom of trade and freedom of navigation of the Potomac. The Maryland legislature in ratifying this agreement on the 22nd of November proposed a conference between representatives from all the states to consider the adoption of definite commercial regulations.
Dyeing and finishing, brewing and distilling, are also carried on.
The tanning, currying and finishing of leather ranks second in importance, with a gross product ($10,250,842) 9% greater than that of 1900, and constituting about one-fourth of the gross factory product of the state in 1905; and the manufacture of food products ranked third, the value of the products of the fruit canning and preserving industry having more than doubled in the decade 1890-1900, but falling off a little more than 7% in 1900-1905.
After finishing the Principe, Machiavelli thought of dedicating it to one of the Medicean princes, with the avowed hope that he might thereby regain their favour and find public employment.
After finishing his literary studies he was sent to Neuchatel to learn commerce and acquire the French language.
It has been associated with the Oxford and Cambridge boat-race since 1845, the race finishing here.
But a great part of the book, especially the latter portion, is dull; and in fact it may be generally remarked of Defoe that the conclusions of his tales are not equal to the beginning, perhaps from the restless indefatigability with which he undertook one work almost before finishing another.
During this year Tennyson was steadily engaged on poetical composition, finishing "Akbar's Dream," "Kapiolani" and other contents of the posthumous volume called The Death of Oenone, 1892.