At times my heart soars like an angel at the gates of paradise at the mere thought that a part of him is now a part of me.
The area beyond the gates and inspections was quiet, with men and women dressed in government uniforms touring the compound like it was any other day and not possibly the last day of the world.
There are those who would see the gates ruptured in pursuit of the mortal world.
You were destined to close the gates, Darian.
One of the guards shouted when he saw her, and she saw the small door abutting the closed gates open.
I've saved every man and woman I could, opened my gates to take in those with no home and no hope.
He has ordered those loyal to him to open the eastern gates and let Memon's armies through, but I don't know when.
More Landis warriors rode through the gates to explore the city.
He could hide right here then close the gates when you rode out.
The gates are closed, and I sent warriors after the advisors.
The gates of Tiyan opened enough for some of the men to dash through the hold from the north, south, and east.
The gates have locks on them so that they won't be accidentally left open.
An abandoned factory was before them, the gates on it locked while the surrounding buildings reflected the same rundown condition.
One of the gates is formed by the quadrifrontal arch of Caracalla, a rare form of construction.
Magdalen College School was established at the gates and as a part of the college, to be, like Eton, a free grammar school, free of tuition fees for all corners, under a master and usher, the first master being John Ankywyll, a married man, with a salary of CIO a year, the same as at Winchester and Eton.
On the arrival of the news that Hyder had descended from the highlands of Mysore, cut to pieces the only British army in the field, and swept the Carnatic up to the gates of Madras, he at once adopted a policy of extraordinary boldness.
There were eleven city gates, viz.
He was through the Cicilian Gates before the Persian king, Darius III., had sent up a force adequate to hold them.
It was an exciting chase of king by king, in which each covered the ground by incredible exertions, shedding their slower-going followers as they went, past Rhagae (Rai) and the Caspian gates, till early one morning Alexander came in sight of the broken train which still clung to the fallen king.
Its ancient gates, walls and towers have disappeared, but it still possesses a few medieval edifices.
Gates, ministers and elders from every presbytery.
Not many months later a weakly lad knocked at one of the gates of Berlin.
He then allotted the reconstruction of wall and gates to different parties of workmen, and his narrative describes the portion of wall upon which each of these was employed.'
The gates of Jerusalem were opened to him and he left the Jews in peaceful occupation.
In the Miles and the Poenulus) the result is generally not happy; and the romanization of the plays by way of allusions to towns in Italy, to the streets, gates and markets of Rome, to Roman magistrates and their duties, to Roman laws and the business of Roman law-courts, banks, comitia and senate, &c., involves the poet in all the difficulties of attempting to blend two different civilizations.
The Umbrian town had three gates only, and probably lay on the steep mountain side as the present town does, while the Roman city lay in the lower ground.
The gates of Rome itself were shut against Frederick; and even on this first occasion his good understanding with Adrian began to suffer.
These events brought revolution to the gates of the kingdom of Naples, the worst-governed part of Italy, where the boorish king, Ferdinand IV.
Arbitration under such conditions was contemptuously rejected, and after the king had ordered the sheriffs to seize the lands and goods of the revolting nobles, London opened its gates and peacefully welcomed the baronial army.
Pandolfo Malatesta of Rimini and Giovanni Sforza of Pesaro fled, and those cities opened their gates to Cesare.
Soc. (1900), lxvi.; Gates, A Study of Reduction in Oenothera rubrinervis, Bot.
But as the camels bearing the treasure reached one of the gates of the city, Firdousi's funeral was leaving it by another.
Inscriptions name six gates of the town: and there are considerable remains of antiquity, especially of an amphitheatre and theatre, of a supposed temple, and other edifice'.
But while the province in many parts presents a landscape of luxuriant beauty, it is a prey to the ravages of disease, principally malarial fevers due to the extensive swamps formed by waters stagnating in the forests, and to the frequent incursions of the Goklan and Yomut Turkomans, who have their camping-grounds in the northern part of the province, and until about 1890 plundered caravans sometimes at the very gates of Astarabad city, and carried people off into slavery and bondage.
The gates are simply cow-hide, but are set in massive entrance towers.
By the western gates of Makran prehistoric irruptions from Mesopotamia broke into the plains of Lower Sind, and either passed on towards the central provinces of India or were absorbed in the highlands south of Kalat.
When Felix was recalled by Nero in 60 the nation was divided against itself, the Gentiles within its gates were watching for their opportunity, and the chief priests robbed the lower priests with a high hand.
Under cover of a storm, they opened the city-gates to their allies and proceeded to murder Ananus the high priest, and, against the verdict of a formal tribunal, Zacharias the son of Baruch in the midst of the Temple.
When Eleazar opened the temple-gates to admit those who wished to worship God, John of Giscala introduced some of his own men, fully armed under their garments, and so got possession of the Temple.
The siege proceeded and the temple-gates were burned.
When he repented of his attempted resistance and treated with Pompey for peace, his followers threw themselves into Jerusalem, and, when the faction of Hyrcanus resolved to open the gates, into the Temple.
Each of the sixteen gates of the city is protected by a semi-circular enceinte, and is surmounted by a high tower built in galleries and provided with countless loopholes.