Instead of preparing to face off the vamp, she floated upwards.
A golden leaf floated down in the cool morning mist and joined a carpet of others under the tree.
He hasn't floated in, has he?
He tossed it in the air, and it dissipated into sparkles that floated upward.
Sarah floated down the stairs with Connor in tow.
It was Lydia's trailing smoke that floated it to life.
The sense of being protected, safe, floated through her.
He probably floated out on the tide.
In America, crude petroleum was at first transported in iron-hooped barrels, holding from 40 to 42 American gallons, which were carried by teamsters to Oil Creek and the Allegheny River, where they were loaded on boats, these being floated down stream whenever sufficient water was present - a method leading to much loss by collision and grounding.
In mounting, the specimen is floated out in a flat white dish containing sea-water, so that foreign matter may be detected, and a piece of paper of suitable size is placed under it, supported either by the fingers of the left hand or by a palette.
But unlike the floating package that danced among the rocks, the tin had not floated away.
A ripple of cold energy floated through her head and made her shiver.
They moved slowly to the bank on which she stood, bumped into the dirt wall and floated to nestle into piles at the bottom.
The surface of the pond was as smooth as glass, reflecting a small fluffy cloud as it floated across the inky sky.
David Dean felt a momentary twinge of the here-we-go-agains that floated by on the wings of his wife's question.
That guy Byrne's body floated in.
Its rapid current does not permit of extensive navigation, but timber rafts are floated down from above Innsbruck.
Garibaldi and a few followers, including his devoted wife Anita, after vainly attempting to reach Venice, where the tricolor still floated, took refuge in the pine forests of Ravenna; the Austrians were seeking him in all directions, and most of his legionaries were captured and shot.
The Little Kanawha, which has also been improved, serves chiefly for the transportation of logs which are floated down to the Ohio.
Notwithstanding this, much timber is floated down, and the Panlaung is navigable for small boats all the year round.
This was performed with great success, and the vessel was floated off with the evening tide.
His head and lyre floated " down the swift Hebrus to the Lesbian shore," where the inhabitants buried his head and a shrine was built in his honour near Antissa.
The river is navigable for 770 m.; grain and a variety of goods conveyed from the upper Kama are floated down, while furs, fish and other products of the sea are shipped up the river to be transported to Cherdyn on the Kama.
The Onega, which flows into Onega Bay, has rapids; but timber is floated down in spring, and fishing and some navigation are carried on in the lower portion.
Of Minsk, leaves Russia at Yurburg, and enters the Kurisches Haff; rafts are floated upon it almost from its.
Light boats and rafts are floated at all points, and steamers ply on its lower portion; its estuary has important fisheries.
The place has an active trade, especially in grain and in the timber floated down from the Black Forest by the Rhine and the Ysel; the industries include tanning, weaving, and oil and paper manufactures.
For the more delicate species, such as the Callithamnia and Ectocarpi, it is an excellent plan to place a small fruiting fragment, carefully floated out in water, on a slip of mica of the size of an ordinary microscopical slide, and allow it to dry.
Scale-mosses are mounted in the same way, or may be floated out in water like sea-weeds, and dried in white blotting paper under strong pressure before gumming on paper, but are best mounted as microscopic slides, care being taken to show the stipules.
The first series (54,000,000 francs or £2,160,000), was duly handed over to the concessionaires in 1903, and was floated in Berlin at 86.4% realizing the sum of £1,868,000.
In maximum breadth, capable of holding a vessel of 17,500 tons and draught not exceeding 29 ft., so constructed and equipped that in time of need (war) it could be floated down to Cuxhaven.
As no scaffolding could be used for the centre spans, the girders were built on shore, floated out and raised by hydraulic presses.
The Jews and Armenians are engaged in a brisk trade with Odessa, to which they send corn, wine, spirits and timber, floated down from Galicia, as well as with the interior, to which they send manufactured wares imported from Austria.
Lumber rafts are floated down the Bistritza to the Sereth, and so on to Galatz.
Among the lesser manufactures are lumber and timber products (value in 1905, $5,610,772), most of the raw material being floated down on rafts from Wisconsin and Minnesota.
The junction took place at 1 P.M., and as the sea was too heavy for boats, the mail was floated to the " Good Hope."
Teak timber is floated down the rivers to the Madras coast.
Then for the first time a public works loan was floated in the home market, and about 300,000 of the total thus obtained passed into the hands of the railway bureau, which at once undertook the building of a road from KiOto to the shore of Lake Biwa, a work memorable as the first line built in Japan without foreign assistance.f During all this time private enterprise had remained wholly inactive in the matter of railways, and it became a matter of importance to rouse the people from this apathetic attitude.
Large quantities of timber are floated down the Ilz.
One of the most interesting features of the Rhine navigation is afforded by the huge rafts of timber that are floated down the river.
In addition to goods thus conveyed, enormous quantities of timber are floated down the Elbe; the Ix.
This company, which was not actually floated till 1887, was destined to exercise a disastrous influence upon the fortunes of the state.