I parked it at a friends' house.
I thought, if you wouldn't talk, your friends would.
I've got friends, who get me stuff every ones in a while but it's not always easy.
My mother and several of my friends said they would help me with the establishment of a public library.
Maybe friends didn't let friends drive drunk, but how did they stop them when there were so many?
Your friends in Washington didn't feel the need to do any explaining.
"You have queer friends, seems to me," replied the kitten, in a surly tone.
These are friends, not enemies.
"Dear people, good Christians, save me, help me, dear friends... help us, somebody," she muttered between her sobs.
If it had been for both of them, they would have invited some of her friends - like Katie and Bill.
He had a lot of friends in Texas.
That's all my friends talk about.
He had slayed my friends in their own town, their own home, in their own bed.
Your friends have been dead some time, probably from when you told me they had gone into hiding.
After many adventures I reached Omaha, only to find that all my old friends were dead or had moved away.
He remembered his mother's love for him, and his family's, and his friends', and the enemy's intention to kill him seemed impossible.
"Oh no, we are good friends with him," said Nicholas in the simplicity of his heart; it did not enter his head that a pastime so pleasant to himself might not be pleasant to someone else.
Each of us nervously cut ties with our past by giving notice, making moving plans and advising our few friends and relatives.
Any of our infrequent visitors or friends asking about the operation quickly developed a bleary look when we tried to explain what we did for a living.
When Betsy mentioned telling the After people, a thought struck me that the death of Owen Bryce, once known to our friends at After would probably tie me directly to the tipster as well.
"You've got friends in high places," he said calmly.
We're his friends; we can think of something.
"I don't have any friends," she said.
She meant what she said; she had no friends, but a long time ago, she'd had one whose family had a summer cottage near the coast.
He has friends, doesn't he? she asked.
Fred O'Connor, with three silver-haired lady friends in tow, clustered around the backyard picnic table.
There, amid a cluster of floats, Boy Scouts and ballerinas, four of Fred's lady friends were in the final stages of hanging bunting about a beautiful old touring car whose vintage or name Dean couldn't identify.
Fred's lady friends will provide all the support I need.
One of Mrs. Worthington's friends taped the debate and Fred and Cynthia listened to it while Dean nursed his ego, and an ale or two, on the front porch.
"But why destroy my friends?" asked the little Wizard.
Our friends had a good start and were able to maintain it, for with their eight wings they could go just as fast as could the Gargoyles.
Hearing these words our friends turned in the direction of the sound, and the Wizard held his lanterns so that their light would flood one of the little pockets in the rock.
Then, after a moment's thought, she asked: Are we friends or enemies?
"Your friends sound like a menagerie," remarked Zeb, uneasily.
I have sent messengers to summon all of Dorothy's old friends to meet her and give her welcome, and they ought to arrive very soon, now.
Everybody lives in peace here, and loves everybody else; and unless you two, Billina and Eureka, make up and be friends, I'll take my Magic Belt and wish you both home again, IMMEJITLY.
It has made me many friends, I assure you, and it beats as kindly and lovingly today as it every did.
Several days of festivity and merry-making followed, for such old friends did not often meet and there was much to be told and talked over between them, and many amusements to be enjoyed in this delightful country.
And now, my friends, please to excuse My lisping and my stammers; I, for this once, have done my best, And so--I'll make my manners.
Then he tied a rope around his waist and said to his friends, Take hold of the other end, boys.
Putnam gave the rope a quick jerk and his friends pulled him out in great haste.
Putnam stayed in the cave so long that his friends began to be alarmed.
First, it will consider all your friends, people with whom you have actual intimate relationships, and it will look at where they go for Italian food.
Our "strong ties"—family, close friends and the like—we can always count on, but they are relatively few.
I made friends with many people on the train.
I felt absolutely alone, cut off from my friends and the firm earth.
I take all my other friends to see this king-tree.
I have many far-off friends whom I have never seen.
This doubleness may easily make us poor neighbors and friends sometimes.
The two young men, the student and the officer, friends from childhood, were of the same age and both handsome fellows, though not alike.
I hope to be friends with her.
I am giving you everything, my friends, and I beg you to take everything, all our grain, so that you may not suffer want!
"Ah, we were friends," said Kutuzov cheerfully.
In 1807 he suddenly made friends with him, but in 1811 they again quarreled and again began killing many people.
She had always been a recluse at heart, often declining a social outing with her friends so that she could be alone with a book or her writing.
Are they friends of yours?
I don't know about friends, but there sure are a lot of people in Ashley who seem preoccupied with everything I do.
You may call or have friends over anytime you wish - as long as they don't interfere with your work.
Quinn spent the whole time you were pregnant talking about him and me becoming friends with benefits.
I'm good friends with a very troubled man.
It's not finished if you, you're wife and California friends are still alive.
He's been stalking us all the way from New Hampshire where he killed two friends of ours.
He went to see her yesterday, and he asked me to stop by and meet all her friends tonight.
She hadn't had friends since she was twelve.
Damian regarded him, reminded again how fortunate he was to have friends like his.
One of your team captains will have friends as well.
I can just picture you spread-eagle over your Jeep, being frisked by some woman as all our friends drive by!
After leaving the church, amid handshakes and greetings from town friends, the couple was surprised to meet Pumpkin Green.
Let the old guy and his lady friends paint up some signs.
The Wolfman showed up in Mrs. Worthington's trunk and two of her friends, the gift shop owner included, reported a mummy and an assortment of armor.
Fred, with the help of his cadre of lady friends, was the one person who had the best shot of producing further information on the family and its history.
The Ouray Rescue Squad held an annual fund raising breakfast each Fourth of July, enabling the Deans to share an early meal of eggs, sausage, and fixings in the company of friends and neighbors.
They became great friends over the years.
They ask friends just old enough to buy it for them.
Claudia called for order as Fred's friends chatted with a pair of women in the last row, no doubt bringing the new arrivals up to speed.
Fred patted him on the back and apologized on behalf of his friends who spent the afternoon in the court house attending Fred's jury session.
That supports the suspicion that Billy and some of his friends were the ones who broke into the mine and first discovered the bones.
She had agreed to play pinochle with friends this afternoon, a rare indulgence.
What became of him afterward our friends never knew.
But never mind; be brave, my friends, and I will go and tell our masters where you are, and get them to come to your rescue.
Mortals who stand upon the earth and look up at the sky cannot often distinguish these forms, but our friends were now so near to the clouds that they observed the dainty fairies very clearly.
"What a horrid, savage beast!" exclaimed a piglet; "and after we've been such good friends, too, and played with one another!"
When Eureka's captor had thrown the kitten after the others the last Gargoyle silently disappeared, leaving our friends to breathe freely once more.
These are friends, and will do you no harm.
These royal beasts are both warm friends of little Dorothy and have come to the Emerald City this morning to welcome her to our fairyland.
Dorothy held Eureka in her arms and bade her friends a fond good-bye.
When his friends heard the gun they pulled the rope quickly and drew him out.
So he went to the other hotel, where he found the vice president sitting with some friends in the parlor.
"I think I will give them to our friends," said Cyrus.
I will try to make friends instead of enemies.
He was glad to go back to England to see his home and his friends once more.
Many of his best friends had been killed or captured.
Sometimes two or three faithful friends were with him.
His parents and friends begged him not to go.
The messengers found him in his house talking to his friends and teaching them wisdom.
It is safe to say that the man with seventeen puppies is creating more happiness by giving one each to sixteen friends than he is forgoing by his loss of puppies.
In military alliances, however, it is much likelier that when nations choose their friends, they create enemies where there were none before.
Thus one's Facebook friends may be more diverse in all sorts of ways than one's "actual" friends.
I had noticed that my mother and my friends did not use signs as I did when they wanted anything done, but talked with their mouths.
Indeed, my friends and relatives sometimes doubted whether I could be taught.
My friends did all they could to excite my curiosity by hints and half-spelled sentences which they pretended to break off in the nick of time.
We had scarcely arrived at the Perkins Institution for the Blind when I began to make friends with the little blind children.
It took me some time to appreciate the fact that my new friends were blind.
Among the many friends I made in Boston were Mr. William Endicott and his daughter.
"To-morrow to the chase!" was their good-night shout as the circle of merry friends broke up for the night.
Friends tried to discourage this tendency, fearing lest it would lead to disappointment.
It astonished me to find how much easier it is to talk than to spell with the fingers, and I discarded the manual alphabet as a medium of communication on my part; but Miss Sullivan and a few friends still use it in speaking to me, for it is more convenient and more rapid than lip-reading.
Constant practice makes the fingers very flexible, and some of my friends spell rapidly--about as fast as an expert writes on a typewriter.
All the friends I loved best, except one, have remained my own to the present time.
My only regret is that it resulted in the loss of one of my dearest friends, Mr. Anagnos.
Miss Sullivan and I spent the rest of the winter with our friends, the Chamberlins in Wrentham, twenty-five miles from Boston.
Then my teacher went to visit some friends in Boston, leaving me for a short time.
Nothing gives me greater pleasure than to take my friends out rowing when they visit me.
I remember with deepest gratitude the kindness of these dear friends and the happy days I spent with them.
I have many tree friends in Wrentham.
I have had many dog friends--huge mastiffs, soft-eyed spaniels, wood-wise setters and honest, homely bull terriers.
My dog friends seem to understand my limitations, and always keep close beside me when I am alone.
In a word, while such friends are near us we feel that all is well.
Mr. Hutton introduced me to many of his literary friends, greatest of whom are Mr. William Dean Howells and Mark Twain.
Thus it is that my friends have made the story of my life.
To them and to a few friends with whom she is in closest sympathy she writes with intimate frankness whatever she is thinking about.
I was delighted to see my dear little friends and I hugged and kissed them.
Mother and teacher and Mrs. Hopkins and Mr. Anagnos and Mr. Rodocanachi and many other friends went to Plymouth to see many old things.
Many years ago there lived in England many good people, but the king and his friends were not kind and gentle and patient with good people, because the king did not like to have the people disobey him.
Mother and father and their friends have gone to see a huge furnace.
It made me feel very sad to leave Boston and I missed all of my friends greatly, but of course I was glad to get back to my lovely home once more.
All of my dear little friends came to see me.
They came while we were eating breakfast, and my friends enjoyed them with me.
All of my friends will be so surprised and glad.
I was very, very sad to part with all of my friends in Boston, but I was so eager to see my baby sister I could hardly wait for the train to take me home.
And we are always most glad of what we not merely see our friends enjoy, but of what we give them to enjoy.
Your parents and friends must take great satisfaction in your progress.
My Dear, Kind Friends:--I thank you very, very much for naming your beautiful new ship for me.
It makes me very happy to know that I have kind and loving friends in the far-away State of Maine.
We surprised our dear friends, however, for they did not expect us Saturday; but when the bell rung Miss Marrett guessed who was at the door, and Mrs. Hopkins jumped up from the breakfast table and ran to the door to meet us; she was indeed much astonished to see us.
With much love to father, Mildred, you and all the dear friends, lovingly your little daughter, HELEN A. KELLER.
This evening they are going to entertain their friends with readings from your poems and music.
Of course the sun did not shine, but we had great open wood fires in the rooms, which were all very sweet with roses and other flowers, which were sent to me from distant friends; and fruits of all kinds from California and other places.
Some relatives and dear old friends were with me through the day.
She began to solicit contributions from her friends, and saved her pennies.
It makes me very happy indeed to know that I have such dear friends in other lands.
My friends have told me about your great and magnificent city, and I have read a great deal that wise Englishmen have written.
I am eager to cross the ocean, for I want to see my English friends and their good and wise queen.
I can hardly wait patiently for the time to come when I shall see my dear English friends, and their beautiful island home.
I like to have my friends' pictures even though I cannot see them.
You see, none of my friends describe things to me so vividly and so beautifully as he does....
I wrote to my friends about the work and enlisted their sympathy.
Only a few of my kind friends in Boston know anything about the library.
Think what a joy it would be to all of my friends to hear me speak naturally!!
Our friends were greatly surprised to see us, as they had not expected us before the last of this month.
It was so hard to lose him, he was the best and kindest of friends, and I do not know what we shall do without him....
We visited our good friends, Mr. and Mrs. Chamberlin, at Wrentham, out in the country, where they have a lovely home.
July 9, 1897. ...Teacher and I are going to spend the summer at Wrentham, Mass. with our friends, the Chamberlins.
What an inexpressible joy it will be to read about Achilles, and Ulysses, and Andromache and Athene, and the rest of my old friends in their own glorious language!
My teacher and other friends think I could ride a Columbia tandem in the country with perfect safety.
But I must not waste my time wishing idle wishes; and after all my ancient friends are very wise and interesting, and I usually enjoy their society very much indeed.
She had previously obtained permission from General Loring, Supt. of the Museum, for me to touch the statues, especially those which represented my old friends in the "Iliad" and "Aeneid."
I have at least the satisfaction of seeing them through the eyes of my friends, which is a real pleasure.
She reads the lips well, and if she cannot understand a phrase, her friends write it in her hand, and in this way she converses with strangers.
We have seen many of our old friends, and made some new ones.
My friends think it very strange that they should hesitate so long, especially when I have not asked them to simplify my work in the least, but only to modify it so as to meet the existing circumstances.
My friends thought we might have one or two pupils in our own home, thereby securing to me the advantage of being helpful to others without any of the disadvantages of a large school.
I considered this suggestion carefully, then I told Mr. Rhoades that I should be proud and glad to have wise friends to whom I could always turn for advice in all important matters.
Many of my friends would be well pleased if I would take two or even one course a year, but I rather object to spending the rest of my life in college....
But why should not the friends of the blind assist The Great Round World, if necessary?
If more people knew this, and the friends and relatives of deaf children learned the manual alphabet at once the deaf all over the world would be happier and better educated.
The time that one of Miss Keller's friends realizes most strongly that she is blind is when he comes on her suddenly in the dark and hears the rustle of her fingers across the page.
Then it is amusing to read of the elaborate preparation I underwent to fit me for the great task my friends entrusted to me.
Although Miss Sullivan is still rather amused than distressed when some one, even one of her friends, makes mistakes in published articles about her and Miss Keller, still she sees that Miss Keller's book should include all the information that the teacher could at present furnish.
Friends had probably brought her candy in their bags, and she expected to find some in mine.
Helen's instincts are decidedly social; she likes to have people about her and to visit her friends, partly, I think, because they always have things she likes to eat.
She is anxious for her friends to spell, and eager to teach the letters to every one she meets.
Unlike Laura Bridgman, she is fond of gentlemen, and we notice that she makes friends with a gentleman sooner than with a lady.
I remember how unbearable I used to find the inquisitiveness of my friends' children; but I know now that these questions indicate the child's growing interest in the cause of things.
She seemed to think at first that the children all belonged to the visiting ministers; but soon she recognized some little friends among them, and I told her the ministers didn't bring their children with them.
She is able not only to distinguish with great accuracy the different undulations of the air and the vibrations of the floor made by various sounds and motions, and to recognize her friends and acquaintances the instant she touches their hands or clothing, but she also perceives the state of mind of those around her.
Her friends grow accustomed to her speech and forget that it is different from that of any one else.
As I had never heard it, I inquired of several of my friends if they recalled the words; no one seemed to remember it.
Teacher and all of your friends send you their love.
Please give my love to your good Greek friends, and tell them that I shall come to Athens some day.
The Frost Fairies [From "Birdie and his Fairy Friends"] by Margaret T. Canby
I hasten to assure you that Helen could not have received any idea of the story from any of her relations or friends here, none of whom can communicate with her readily enough to impress her with the details of a story of that character.
When I was a little older I felt the need of some means of communication with those around me, and I began to make simple signs which my parents and friends readily understood; but it often happened that I was unable to express my thoughts intelligibly, and at such times I would give way to my angry feelings utterly....
I was never angry after that because I understood what my friends said to me, and I was very busy learning many wonderful things.
To be sure, I take the keenest interest in everything that concerns those who surround me; it is this very interest which makes it so difficult for me to carry on a conversation with some people who will not talk or say what they think, but I should not be sorry to find more friends ready to talk with me now and then about the wonderful things I read.
For the first time since my entrance into Radcliffe I had the opportunity to make friends with all my classmates...
Some of my friends spoke as if I was coming to the woods on purpose to freeze myself.
He proceeded instantly to the forest for wood, being resolved that it should not be made of unsuitable material; and as he searched for and rejected stick after stick, his friends gradually deserted him, for they grew old in their works and died, but he grew not older by a moment.
I saw that the State was half-witted, that it was timid as a lone woman with her silver spoons, and that it did not know its friends from its foes, and I lost all my remaining respect for it, and pitied it.
"He chose his friends badly," interposed Anna Mikhaylovna.
Of course, she, a handsome young woman without any definite position, without relations or even a country, did not intend to devote her life to serving Prince Bolkonski, to reading aloud to him and being friends with Princess Mary.
And the two friends told each other of their doings, the one of his hussar revels and life in the fighting line, the other of the pleasures and advantages of service under members of the Imperial family.
All that ruler business was just nonsense, but we are friends forever.
Rostov was talking merrily to his two friends, one of whom was a dashing hussar and the other a notorious duelist and rake, and every now and then he glanced ironically at Pierre, whose preoccupied, absent-minded, and massive figure was a very noticeable one at the dinner.
I have an adored, a priceless mother, and two or three friends--you among them--and as for the rest I only care about them in so far as they are harmful or useful.
A week later, Pierre, having taken leave of his new friends, the Masons, and leaving large sums of money with them for alms, went away to his estates.
In consequence of this discovery his whole manner of life, all his relations with old friends, all his plans for his future, were completely altered.
He made friends with and sought the acquaintance of only those above him in position and who could therefore be of use to him.
Make friends with my little fool, Princess Mary, he shouted after Pierre, through the door.
Rostov, in common with the whole army from which he came, was far from having experienced the change of feeling toward Napoleon and the French- -who from being foes had suddenly become friends--that had taken place at headquarters and in Boris.
"You see," said Berg to his comrade, whom he called "friend" only because he knew that everyone has friends, "you see, I have considered it all, and should not marry if I had not thought it all out or if it were in any way unsuitable.
"Nowadays old friends are not remembered," the countess would say when Boris was mentioned.
He was going to dine that evening at Speranski's, "with only a few friends," as the host had said when inviting him.
Well, I don't like Anna Mikhaylovna and I don't like Boris, but they were our friends and poor.
After a casual pause, such as often occurs when receiving friends for the first time in one's own house, "Uncle," answering a thought that was in his visitors' minds, said:
They talked of how they would live when they were married, how their husbands would be friends, and how happy they would be.
"Well, friends, I have now thought the whole matter over and this is my advice," she began.
"Well, comrades and friends..." he considered for a moment "...of my youth, farewell!" he said, turning to Makarin and the others.
Well, comrades and friends of my youth, we've had our fling and lived and reveled.
He was meeting Helene in Vilna after not having seen her for a long time and did not recall the past, but as Helene was enjoying the favors of a very important personage and Boris had only recently married, they met as good friends of long standing.
All that day and the next his friends and comrades noticed that Rostov, without being dull or angry, was silent, thoughtful, and preoccupied.
A few intimate friends were dining with the Rostovs that day, as usual on Sundays.
Of his intimate friends only the Rostovs remained, but he did not go to see them.
"Listen, Bilibin," said Helene (she always called friends of that sort by their surnames), and she touched his coat sleeve with her white, beringed fingers.
Having wept, talked, and wiped away their tears, the two friends went together to Prince Andrew's door.
Oh, my brave, kind friends, and he leaned his head against the shoulder of one of the men like a child.
And then such a death... without friends and without consolation!
They say men are friends when they are quite different.
Friends and relations advised Nicholas to decline the inheritance.
She greeted them with a big smile, hugging each of them as if they were old friends she hadn't seen in a decade.
Roxanne had a set her cap for him and Adrienne had no intention of being the one to spoil her friends' plans.
Your concern is touching, but I know I can rely on my friends here in the wagon.
You have a lot of friends there, don't you?
I wondered about the step my friends were taking.
Betsy and Martha, now practically best friends, conspired together against the rest of us until they owned most of the board.
Maybe I'd admit what happened to friends I knew I could trust.
Here we were, caught up in the euphoria of our accomplishments, like a group of dissimilar workers sharing a winning power ball ticket, and thinking that success made us friends for ever.
If she'd had friends, she would've gone to visit one.
They chatted further about general matters—mutual friends, and from Weller, some advice on campaigning.
But it was never noticed that they became very warm friends, for all of that.
A few weeks ago we were only friends, and now...