We can't naturally fly, so we make airplanes.
'When wood is chopped the chips will fly.'
As they had no wings the strangers could not fly away, and if they jumped down from such a height they would surely be killed.
She knew better than to relax around her father, whose hand was likely to fly at the drop of a hat.
They want to know if you could fly down and back for a day.
Fly down on Friday and we can put this whole thing in a file cabinet by the weekend.
My parents, now residing in Florida, would attend the ceremony along with my older brother and his family who would fly in from Seattle, Oregon.
Occasional outbreaks of cholera occur from time to time, and in the independent states these cause terrible loss of life, as the natives fly from the disease and spread the infection in every direction.
I wanted a bird to remind you of Bird Song, and that you're gonna fly back here real soon.
The run was eight feet high and had a top, so they wouldn't fly out and nothing would get in.
His shirt was untucked and Dean glanced at his fly, wondering if he'd been caught using a tree for a call of nature.
He'd been disappointed that she wasn't there when he woke or to fly with him to Tim's Montana home.
He knelt on the ground and closed his eyes, seeking out the writhing darkness of his demon side. If the demons had the power to transform and fly, he could access his demon powers, too, even if the Immortal side of him was bound by Death's underworld. "Berries," Toby commanded the tree before him.
The back of his skull buzzed harder until he wondered if his scalp was about to spin off and fly away.
She turned her back to him, hoping he.d fly off in his pterodactyl form or disappear into the depths of the forest as a jaguar.
Surely he didn't expect her to hop on a plane and fly down there with him.
It would take her as long to drive to Fayetteville as it would for him to fly there from Tulsa.
My sister is supposed to fly into Fayetteville later today.
After a while he found it necessary to fly from the Mahommedan court and join the main body of the English at Falta.
On the east coast peafowl are found, and throughout the interior the argus pheasant, the firebacked pheasant, the blue partridge, the adjutantbird, several kinds of heron and crane, duck, teal, cotton-teal, snipe, wood-pigeon, green-pigeon of several varieties, swifts, swallows pied-robins, hornbills, parakeets, fly-catchers, nightjars, and many other kinds of bird are met with frequently.
In many genera of Lampyridae the female can fly as well as the male; among these are the South European "fireflies."
If the Gargoyles can unhook the wings then the power to fly lies in the wings themselves, and not in the wooden bodies of the people who wear them.
To the infantry! added another with loud laughter, seeing the shell fly past and fall into the ranks of the supports.
In and out of the hive long black robber bees smeared with honey fly timidly and shiftily.
Maybe I should fly out and talk to Howie in person.
One chore remained before I'd do so though I was as nervous as a fly on a fry pan about it.
You could drop Molly and me off at Logan airport for the ten o'clock flight to California, be in Philadelphia by early evening, and fly out to join us the next morning.
After smearing peanut butter and jam on whole wheat bread for a lunch on the fly, Dean knocked on Martha's door.
"Do you think they'll fly in this?" she asked, breaking the silence.
Randy had been told before school about the telephone call from Norfolk and she had dismissed his offer to fly down with her.
Surely he had heard the gravel fly when her car had stopped.
Several of the Meloidae (such as the, "Spanish fly," fig.
Boleslaus in his fury slew the saintly bishop, but so general was the popular indignation that he had to fly his kingdom.
Forced to fly to France, he there, at Lyons, in 1245, convened a council, which enforced his condemnation of the emperor.
He was furnished with a yacht, the " Heemskirk," and a fly-boat, the " Zeehaen " (or " Sea Hen "), under the command of Captain Jerrit Jansen.
"In no portion of the empire," it has been said, "does the British flag now fly over a divided Presbyterianism, except in the British Isles themselves."
Katie fought back a smile at the irritated look on Rhyn's face. He was in raw form: bloodied, drenched with underworld rain, disheveled, in need of a good shave. His thick frame was still on edge, as if he expected one of the Sanctuary's nuns to turn into a demon and fly at them. He looked every bit the muscular, powerful, glowering half-demon the nuns wanted to throw out of the Sanctuary.
The old man was still sitting in the ornamental garden, like a fly impassive on the face of a loved one who is dead, tapping the last on which he was making the bast shoe, and two little girls, running out from the hot house carrying in their skirts plums they had plucked from the trees there, came upon Prince Andrew.
The bees circle round a queenless hive in the hot beams of the midday sun as gaily as around the living hives; from a distance it smells of honey like the others, and bees fly in and out in the same way.
The bees do not fly in the same way, the smell and the sound that meet the beekeeper are not the same.
"Look out, your soles will fly off!" shouted the red-haired man, noticing that the sole of the dancer's boot was hanging loose.
"What made them fly away?" asked Dorothy.