He gave the question some thought before responding with an illusive and general answer.
We dined at a small Mexican restaurant and spent the meal discussing general topics.
I told him he wouldn't be involved and I'd only ask general questions but he's adamant.
He'd served as Damian's executioner for thousands of years, a position he found fitting for his general dislike of the human capacity for evil.
"Is that general advice or forecasting?" she asked, frowning.
Dean didn't dare say he hadn't noticed and described the tall red head in general terms.
They had compared Martha's drawing to the contour maps of the area back at Bird Song and decided this was as close to the general area of the mine that any type of roadway touched.
"I'm having trouble with memories in general," she admitted.
Life in general was going down hill for her then.
She chose a trail that appeared to head in the general direction she wanted to go and began walking.
She sat in the general manager's office of the fast food joint where she'd worked for six months.
The general manager was on maternity leave, and she rifled through several drawers before locating a bottle of painkillers.
Cynthia entered the room and explained the general menus and pricing of the various restaurants in town.
That sounded general enough, but her strange response set him back a beat.
"No more lunatic rages or attempts to blast himself to the moon or whatever he was doing last week," General Greene added with a shake of his head.
"It's the least of my concerns," the general mumbled, jabbing at the keypad.
"Yes," said the soldier; "but I shaved them off long ago, and since then I have risen from a private to be the Chief General of the Royal Armies."
So the Captain-General took Eureka from the arms of the now weeping Dorothy and in spite of the kitten's snarls and scratches carried it away to prison.
He was elected to Congress, he was chosen judge of the supreme court of Tennessee, he was appointed general in the army, and lastly he was for eight years the president of the United States.
There was once a famous Greek general whose name was Aristomenes. [Footnote: Aristomenes (_pro_. ar is tom'e neez).] He was brave and wise; and his countrymen loved him.
In general, when you have such a salesperson, the information is useful.
A war which became general, as any limited action might, would only result in the virtual destruction of mankind.
General Loring kindly showed me a copy of one of the wonderful bronze doors of the Baptistry of Florence, and I felt of the graceful pillars, resting on the backs of fierce lions.
Here is her interpretation of the sentence: "It means that when the Roman general had gone away, the Britons began to fight again; and because the Roman soldiers had no general to tell them what to do, they were overcome by the Britons and lost the island they had captured."
A general amnesty is proclaimed; all malefactors may return to their town.
As I sounded through the ice I could determine the shape of the bottom with greater accuracy than is possible in surveying harbors which do not freeze over, and I was surprised at its general regularity.
"I say so," he continued desperately, "because the Bourbons fled from the Revolution leaving the people to anarchy, and Napoleon alone understood the Revolution and quelled it, and so for the general good, he could not stop short for the sake of one man's life."
From the third room came sounds of laughter, the shouting of familiar voices, the growling of a bear, and general commotion.