You can be a cold fish, sometimes.
The surface of the water ruptured, spewing a colorful fish into the air.
The fish flipped and dived back into the water.
Her prior night's transgressions were apparently forgotten as she and Betsy acted as compatible as guppies in a fish bowl.
Are the fish biting your ass instead of you worm?
Dusty wouldn't be there to fish her out as he had Darian.
Fred's quick enough to hear what I have to say, but tight-lipped as a smart fish about anything he knows.
Joseph was ready to end the conversation but Dean was hoping for more fish in his creel.
Hannah had succeeded in landing a big fish blueblood, a descendant of Italian royalty, whose old money placated the chilly welcome she received into a lifestyle far, far different from her own.
He walked out again, and she tossed the fish and hid the rope, straightening just as he reappeared.
He opened the refrigerator and took out the fish that had been thawing.
Maybe I can fish around on the Internet and dig up some poop.
Most women on a first date would order a piece of fish or even a salad and end up pushing it around their plate.
Alex jerked the pole, setting the hook, and then glanced at her as the fish fought for freedom.
Give him a week and he'll float in somewhere down south of here if the fish don't eat him first.
He has to be out there, caught in the seaweed at the bottom of Chesapeake Bay, with the fish and crabs having a party, getting as bloated as the fat Wassermann twin lying on the slab at the Norfolk morgue.
A fish flopped in the pond, probably avoiding a snapping turtle, and water raced over rocks in the creek below.
Did you ever hunt or fish with your father?
We'll worry about breakfast later? right now we have other fish to fry.
Sometime she would have to get out the old cane pole and fish like she used to.
Fish in a barrel, he said.
Josh and Lori had helped her search for crawdads back then, but they weren't using them for fish bait.
The anchorage is safe, and the bay full of fish; the harbour has a certain amount of trade.
Sugarmaking, the distillation of rice-spirit, silk-weaving, fishing and the preparation of a fish-sauce (nuoc-mam) made from decayed fish, and the manufacture of salt from sea-water and of lime are carried on in many localities.
Once a little fish swam too near the surface, and the kitten grabbed it in her mouth and ate it up as quick as a wink; but Dorothy cautioned her to be careful what she ate in this valley of enchantments, and no more fishes were careless enough to swim within reach.
"Fish!" cried Jim, with a sniff.
Old story-tellers say that he alighted on the back of a large fish, called a dolphin, which had been charmed by his music and was swimming near the ship.
We never count our fish before they are caught.
With the help of local agencies around the world that have experience in micro-loans, a would-be borrower—say, a fish seller in the Philippines—uploads a picture and an explanation of what she wants the loan for.
Once the amount the fish seller requested is reached, the loan is funded and funds are transferred to her.
They told stories of their wonderful feats with fowl, fish and quadruped--how many wild ducks and turkeys they had shot, what "savage trout" they had caught, and how they had bagged the craftiest foxes, outwitted the most clever 'possums and overtaken the fleetest deer, until I thought that surely the lion, the tiger, the bear and the rest of the wild tribe would not be able to stand before these wily hunters.
You fish out all manner of odds and ends of knowledge--revolutions, schisms, massacres, systems of government; but Huss--where is he?
I would drink deeper; fish in the sky, whose bottom is pebbly with stars.
There is a narrow sand-bar running into it, with very deep water on one side, on which I helped boil a kettle of chowder, some six rods from the main shore, about the year 1824, which it has not been possible to do for twenty-five years; and, on the other hand, my friends used to listen with incredulity when I told them, that a few years later I was accustomed to fish from a boat in a secluded cove in the woods, fifteen rods from the only shore they knew, which place was long since converted into a meadow.
On the narrow Augesd Dam where for so many years the old miller had been accustomed to sit in his tasseled cap peacefully angling, while his grandson, with shirt sleeves rolled up, handled the floundering silvery fish in the watering can, on that dam over which for so many years Moravians in shaggy caps and blue jackets had peacefully driven their two-horse carts loaded with wheat and had returned dusty with flour whitening their carts--on that narrow dam amid the wagons and the cannon, under the horses' hoofs and between the wagon wheels, men disfigured by fear of death now crowded together, crushing one another, dying, stepping over the dying and killing one another, only to move on a few steps and be killed themselves in the same way.
The sounds of crackling and the din of falling walls and ceilings, the whistle and hiss of the flames, the excited shouts of the people, and the sight of the swaying smoke, now gathering into thick black clouds and now soaring up with glittering sparks, with here and there dense sheaves of flame (now red and now like golden fish scales creeping along the walls), and the heat and smoke and rapidity of motion, produced on Pierre the usual animating effects of a conflagration.