We actually have four children now.
They might call a halt here or we'll have to do another four miles without eating.
He's four years older than I am.
I don't mean the four attempts on the one case.
Anyway, we'll reach Ashley in four or five more days.
Financially, they think it's a sound move to have four people share the rent.
Do you know he has over four million in savings?
By the end of the four-month campaign, the White House would receive two million dimes.
I am alone in charge of three hospitals with more than four hundred patients!
On returning home in the evening he would jot down in his notebook four or five necessary calls or appointments for certain hours.
A four wheel ATV was parked next to the porch and Giddon stepped over it, seating himself as he turned the key.
A lot can happen in four or five days.
Four more days and they would be in Ashley.
Four dissimilar individuals, tied to a damaged being known only to one of us who at one time hated him for the loss of her friend.
Four and a half acres contained a barn larger than the LeBlanc's Peabody home, beautiful gardens and plush lawn.
All kinds of artists have come and gone in the last four centuries, popular in their time but forgotten now.
There were four hundred and sixty sailors.
Tommy Stringer, who appears in several of the following letters, became blind and deaf when he was four years old.
I rode on a rough road, and fell off three or four times, and am now awfully lame!
She showed me how very foolish it would be for me to pursue a four years' course of study at Radcliffe, simply to be like other girls, when I might better be cultivating whatever ability I had for writing.
Mr. Keith comes every afternoon at four o'clock, and gives me a "friendly lift" over the rough stretches of road, over which every student must go.
We've just had four lovely dresses made by a French dressmaker.
In the diary that she kept at the Wright-Humason School in New York she wrote on October 18, 1894, "I find that I have four things to learn in my school life here, and indeed, in life--to think clearly without hurry or confusion, to love everybody sincerely, to act in everything with the highest motives, and to trust in dear God unhesitatingly."
Often, when the weather is fine, we drive from four to six, or go to see her aunt at Ivy Green or her cousins in the town.
She knows four hundred words besides numerous proper nouns.
Then I will have four children.
When Miss Sullivan went out in the barnyard and picked up a little chicken and talked to Helen about it, she was giving a kind of instruction impossible inside four walls, and impossible with more than one pupil at a time.
Here goes lumber from the Maine woods, which did not go out to sea in the last freshet, risen four dollars on the thousand because of what did go out or was split up; pine, spruce, cedar--first, second, third, and fourth qualities, so lately all of one quality, to wave over the bear, and moose, and caribou.
In one heavy thunder-shower the lightning struck a large pitch pine across the pond, making a very conspicuous and perfectly regular spiral groove from top to bottom, an inch or more deep, and four or five inches wide, as you would groove a walking-stick.
When I was four years old, as I well remember, I was brought from Boston to this my native town, through these very woods and this field, to the pond.
For four months in the year its water is as cold as it is pure at all times; and I think that it is then as good as any, if not the best, in the town.
Stumps thirty or forty years old, at least, will still be sound at the core, though the sapwood has all become vegetable mould, as appears by the scales of the thick bark forming a ring level with the earth four or five inches distant from the heart.
I sometimes left a good fire when I went to take a walk in a winter afternoon; and when I returned, three or four hours afterward, it would be still alive and glowing.
He would perhaps have placed alder branches over the narrow holes in the ice, which were four or five rods apart and an equal distance from the shore, and having fastened the end of the line to a stick to prevent its being pulled through, have passed the slack line over a twig of the alder, a foot or more above the ice, and tied a dry oak leaf to it, which, being pulled down, would show when he had a bite.
William Gilpin, who is so admirable in all that relates to landscapes, and usually so correct, standing at the head of Loch Fyne, in Scotland, which he describes as "a bay of salt water, sixty or seventy fathoms deep, four miles in breadth," and about fifty miles long, surrounded by mountains, observes, "If we could have seen it immediately after the diluvian crash, or whatever convulsion of nature occasioned it, before the waters gushed in, what a horrid chasm must it have appeared!
But if, using the shortest diameter of Loch Fyne, we apply these proportions to Walden, which, as we have seen, appears already in a vertical section only like a shallow plate, it will appear four times as shallow.
So, also, every one who has waded about the shores of the pond in summer must have perceived how much warmer the water is close to the shore, where only three or four inches deep, than a little distance out, and on the surface where it is deep, than near the bottom.
"They pretend," as I hear, "that the verses of Kabir have four different senses; illusion, spirit, intellect, and the exoteric doctrine of the Vedas"; but in this part of the world it is considered a ground for complaint if a man's writings admit of more than one interpretation.
I have four sons in the army but still I don't fret.
Then the clang of hoofs, as of several horses galloping, resounded on the planks of the bridge, and the squadron, officers in front and men four abreast, spread across the bridge and began to emerge on his side of it.
Four men seized the hussar and began lifting him.
In the study were four gentlemen of the diplomatic corps.
Between four and five in the afternoon, having made all his calls, he was returning to Bilibin's house thinking out a letter to his father about the battle and his visit to Brunn.
The night he received the news, Kutuzov sent Bagration's vanguard, four thousand strong, to the right across the hills from the Krems-Znaim to the Vienna-Znaim road.
Bonaparte himself, not trusting to his generals, moved with all the Guards to the field of battle, afraid of letting a ready victim escape, and Bagration's four thousand men merrily lighted campfires, dried and warmed themselves, cooked their porridge for the first time for three days, and not one of them knew or imagined what was in store for him.
Between three and four o'clock in the afternoon Prince Andrew, who had persisted in his request to Kutuzov, arrived at Grunth and reported himself to Bagration.
Here he dismounted, and stopped beside the farthest of the four unlimbered cannon.
The horses were replaced by others from a reserve gun carriage, the wounded were carried away, and the four guns were turned against the ten-gun battery.
When having limbered up the only two cannon that remained uninjured out of the four, they began moving down the hill (one shattered gun and one unicorn were left behind), Prince Andrew rode up to Tushin.
Next came four soldiers, carrying something heavy on a cloak, and passed by the fire.
In November, 1805, Prince Vasili had to go on a tour of inspection in four different provinces.
Four more reports followed at intervals, and the bullets passed somewhere in the fog singing in different tones.
Of Kutuzov's suite only four remained.
How they made the four black horses fly!
Little Nicholas had been unwell for four days.
Two women ran out after them, and all four, looking round at the carriage, ran in dismay up the steps of the back porch.
A trench was dug three and a half feet wide, four feet eight inches deep, and eight feet long.
There are four hundred?
He divided the Brothers he knew into four categories.
Louisa Ivanovna consented to go, and in half an hour four troyka sleighs with large and small bells, their runners squeaking and whistling over the frozen snow, drove up to the porch.
You know that for me there is nothing in life but you, and to suffer with you is the greatest happiness for me, and he took her hand and pressed it as he had pressed it that terrible evening four days before his death.
Two to four weeks - maybe more.
I have a mare; and we have a five-year-old mare with a colt, a four year-old filly, and a two-year-old filly... oh, and my mare is going to foal again in January.
The four of them followed Felipa upstairs.
Alex obliged and then the four of them continued to a lot where some horses grazed.
After lunch, all four of them went outside to play ball.
A long hallway ran across the back of the upstairs, leading to four bedrooms.
The current balance owed was over four hundred dollars.
No, it was over four million.
How could a man with four million in the bank be in financial danger?
Alex was gone four days and was as solemn on his return as he was when he left.
All her skills were occupied simply keeping all four wheels on the ground.
She had nearly run him down, slapped his face and taken him away from his work in less than twenty-four hours.
Not more than four hours ago he was so mad at her that he could hardly speak.
Officer Quint had gained four new friends.
The four freight wagons pulled into a single line behind her.
Four more days and she would go back to the ranch.
They emptied all the water into four canteens and took four empty ones with them.
A glance out the window revealed that the snow had piled up to four or five inches.
The clock ticked away the minutes and she finally sat up and squinted at it - four-thirty.
Never the less he and Martha have four married years under their belts and are expecting their first child.
Betsy was safe with a nine and I thought my four bought me cot until Howie's snake eyes saved me.
We asked about buildings; there were none, only corn in the four fields separated by the cross roads.
The four of us retreated to the first floor, amid a rain of questions while he remained upstairs.
He came up to the cabin the week before he was leaving for the seminary, four or five years later.
It's only a four hour trip, maybe.
It was the first occasion the dream took place close to the present time; less than four years ago!
We only managed four sessions; one to an uninhabited area, another in open farm land but one we thought was interesting.
The four of us gathered in the Le Blanc living room as soon as greetings were exchanged.
He's never out more than ten to twenty minutes at a time and three or four sessions make a heavy day.
Howie directed the four of us to go someplace nearby, inside or outside, and not divulge the location.
We still have more tests we could run but up to twenty four to forty eight hours; I'm pretty close on both time and location.
Saturday ended with one success in four tries, and a sizeable telephone bill.
Each of the four knew their job and we proceeded to conduct four tests before the day was over.
Saturday and Sunday were both productive days with four sessions taking place each day.
Four of us, sans Martha, shared a bottle of bourbon with Quinn drinking two for each of ours.
There was a four foot wide Double Christian Door, Indian Shutters and "Pumpkin Pine" colored wide board flooring.
The four of us unanimously disagreed.
Howie's record was thirty-four minutes but he felt he could extend this if needed.
"I'll get the car started," Howie said as he beat a hasty retreat outside, thereby ducking any chance of interrogation and leaving behind four bewildered minds, seething with curiosity.
I played dumb but I figured my phone lines were tapped and big brother had his eye on me twenty-four, seven.
"Forty-four," she murmured.
The four trudged down stairs with Betsy bringing up the rear.
Four murders are getting a lot of interest but those are out of the question too.
When I returned the four were waiting.
He was tied to four murders and a dozen rapes.
The door stood open and a table was set in the front room, with four chairs drawn up to it.
However, the Wizard went once more to his satchel--which seemed to contain a surprising variety of odds and ends--and brought out a spool of strong wire, by means of which they managed to fasten four of the wings to Jim's harness, two near his head and two near his tail.
So the horse gave a groan, flopped its four wings all together, and flew away from the platform.
"Of course; when it is four o'clock," she replied, with a laugh at his startled expression.
One wicked witch named Mombi stole him and carried him away, keeping him as a prisoner.
Then the Witches divided up the kingdom, and ruled the four parts of it until you came here.
In the center was a large emerald-green star, and all over the four quarters were sewn spangles that glittered beautifully in the sunshine.
The colors represented the four countries of Oz, and the green star the Emerald City.
One day in spring four men were riding on horseback along a country road.
The four lawyers rode along, one behind another; for the pathway was narrow, and the mud on each side of it was deep.
The boy was only four years old, and the girl was not yet six.
After you have written three or four words, you can put them together, can you not?
The four men followed them for some distance, and then lost them on the hillside.
From a bar of iron he made four horseshoes.
There was one such king who had four sons, Ethelbald, Ethelbert, Ethelred, and Alfred. The three older boys were sturdy, half-grown lads; the youngest, Alfred, was a slender, fair-haired child.
Once his ship was sailing in the great Pacific Ocean, It was four hundred miles from the coast of South America.
Then four of the sailors rowed him to the shore and left him there.
For four years and four months he lived alone on the island.
It tried three times, four times, a dozen times, twenty times--but always with the same result.
Sometimes he carried three or four bags to the palace where the little king of France lived with his mother.
Ten years later, in 1959, Francois Genuys used an IBM 704 and calculated pi to more than fifteen thousand digits in just four hours.
Four things will then happen that will make the suggestion engine get vastly better over time:
Think about this: Nearly four million exajoules of energy is absorbed by the earth's atmosphere, oceans, and land each year.
So four million come to the earth and we only need to capture five hundred.
In 2009, in the United States of America, the poverty threshold for a single person under sixty-five was about $11,000 a year; the threshold for a family group of four, including two children, was about $22,000 a year.
Now the Zimbabwean dollar has undergone four re-denominations (the process of shaving zeros off the currency to make a more manageable new currency.
Imagine you live in a large trailer park and you have four young children.
To sequence corn's genome took four years and cost US$30 million.
Nearly four hundred years after his death, Shakespeare's works are read and studied around the globe.
Four of the problems I address in this book—ignorance, disease, famine, and poverty—are purely technical problems.
He says, the court of investigation before which I was brought consisted of eight people: four blind, four seeing persons.
It is impossible, I think, to read in one day four or five different books in different languages and treating of widely different subjects, and not lose sight of the very ends for which one reads.
I have four dolls now.
Many stores were burned, and four men were killed.
In the course of three or four years, when the country became adapted to agriculture, they built themselves handsome houses, spending on them several thousands.
The only young people remaining in the drawing room, not counting the young lady visitor and the countess' eldest daughter (who was four years older than her sister and behaved already like a grown-up person), were Nicholas and Sonya, the niece.
In another four years... then I will ask for your hand.
Though what she said was quite just, perhaps for that very reason no one replied, and the four simply looked at one another.
All four, like a flock of scared birds, got up and left the room.
Of the four crystal glasses engraved with the count's monogram that stood before his plate, Pierre held out one at random and drank with enjoyment, gazing with ever- increasing amiability at the other guests.
I wished to meditate, but instead my imagination pictured an occurrence of four years ago, when Dolokhov, meeting me in Moscow after our duel, said he hoped I was enjoying perfect peace of mind in spite of my wife's absence.
Natasha was sixteen and it was the year 1809, the very year to which she had counted on her fingers with Boris after they had kissed four years ago.
When he reached home Prince Andrew began thinking of his life in Petersburg during those last four months as if it were something new.
They were taking fifty-four hounds, with six hunt attendants and whippers-in.
Late one evening the Rostovs' four sleighs drove into Marya Dmitrievna's courtyard in the old Konyusheny street.
Four days before, sentinels of the Preobrazhensk regiment had stood in front of the house to which Balashev was conducted, and now two French grenadiers stood there in blue uniforms unfastened in front and with shaggy caps on their heads, and an escort of hussars and uhlans and a brilliant suite of aides-de-camp, pages, and generals, who were waiting for Napoleon to come out, were standing at the porch, round his saddle horse and his Mameluke, Rustan.
Instead of the demand of four months earlier to withdraw from Pomerania, only a withdrawal beyond the Niemen was now demanded.
At last four men in uniforms and sashes emerged from the cathedral doors.
The French at Vitebsk, in four days' march they may be at Smolensk; perhaps are already there!
The town was being bombarded by a hundred and thirty guns which Napoleon had ordered up after four o'clock.
If he reports that our losses were great, it is not true; perhaps about four thousand, not more, and not even that; but even were they ten thousand, that's war!
Below the village the road crossed the river by a bridge and, winding down and up, rose higher and higher to the village of Valuevo visible about four miles away, where Napoleon was then stationed.
It was still only four o'clock.
Four soldiers were holding him, and a spectacled doctor was cutting into his muscular brown back.
On the Poklonny Hill, four miles from the Dorogomilov gate of Moscow, Kutuzov got out of his carriage and sat down on a bench by the roadside.
They waited for him from four till six o'clock and did not begin their deliberations all that time but talked in low tones of other matters.
"We can take four more men," said the steward.
Before two o'clock in the afternoon the Rostovs' four carriages, packed full and with the horses harnessed, stood at the front door.
Four borzois with collars were pressing close to the wheels.
Toward four o'clock in the afternoon Murat's troops were entering Moscow.
"Good!" said Murat and, turning to one of the gentlemen in his suite, ordered four light guns to be moved forward to fire at the gates.
In the gateway lay three wounded and four dead.
His face probably looked very terrible, for the officer said something in a whisper and four more uhlans left the ranks and placed themselves on both sides of Pierre.
He passed four days in the coach house near the Crimean bridge and during that time learned, from the talk of the French soldiers, that all those confined there were awaiting a decision which might come any day from the marshal.
The twenty-four sharpshooters with discharged muskets, standing in the center of the circle, ran back to their places as the companies passed by.
The prisoner said that the troops that had entered Forminsk that day were the vanguard of the whole army, that Napoleon was there and the whole army had left Moscow four days previously.
It had been raining for four days.
Ten men, battalions, or divisions, fighting fifteen men, battalions, or divisions, conquer--that is, kill or take captive--all the others, while themselves losing four, so that on the one side four and on the other fifteen were lost.
He starts yelling, and suddenly there were four of them.
The blue-gray bandy legged dog ran merrily along the side of the road, sometimes in proof of its agility and self-satisfaction lifting one hind leg and hopping along on three, and then again going on all four and rushing to bark at the crows that sat on the carrion.
Beyond Smolensk there were several different roads available for the French, and one would have thought that during their stay of four days they might have learned where the enemy was, might have arranged some more advantageous plan and undertaken something new.
But after a four days' halt the mob, with no maneuvers or plans, again began running along the beaten track, neither to the right nor to the left but along the old--the worst--road, through Krasnoe and Orsha.
Expecting the enemy from behind and not in front, the French separated in their flight and spread out over a distance of twenty-four hours.
The first time he had recourse to his new judge was when a French prisoner, a colonel, came to him and, after talking a great deal about his exploits, concluded by making what amounted to a demand that Pierre should give him four thousand francs to send to his wife and children.
Within four years he had paid off all his remaining debts without selling any of his wife's property, and having received a small inheritance on the death of a cousin he paid his debt to Pierre as well.
Besides that, four times a year, on the name days and birthdays of the hosts, as many as a hundred visitors would gather there for a day or two.
He was given four weeks' leave of absence.
Dessalles slept propped up on four pillows and his Roman nose emitted sounds of rhythmic snoring.
Over supper they talked of the expected foal, the ranch, and everything but why they hadn't talked much for the last four days.