The boy played on the grass near by.
Grass tickled her toes.
You've already got new grass coming up in some areas.
She tugged the heavy door open by its old iron handle and gazed into a large square of grass, a courtyard, around which many similar rooms with heavy doors were arranged.
Then his front wheel twisted violently and he knew the tire had blown a second before he hit the sand at the shoulder and felt himself twisting and rolling in the grass and sharp rocks at the edge of the roadside.
He made no bones about the fact that my ass is grass and he's a lawn mower.
I can make grass grow!
Your ass is grass and I'm a lawn mower.
He plucked a strand of grass and stuck it in his mouth.
Darian glimpsed an orchard with flowering trees and emerald grass as he ducked his head through the portal.
He brushed some grass from her back.
No, it's daylight and I can see all the squiggly little things in the grass just fine.
Suddenly, she fell, just as quickly landing in a field with waist-high grass and a bright yellow sun overhead.
The patches of grass were splinters of wood, and where neither grass nor sawdust showed was a solid wooden flooring.
If there was grass, there was bound to be water somewhere.
Water was dripping from the trees, and the grass was wet.
Grass roots efforts to assist people in need.
The withered grass and the bushes were transformed into a forest of icicles.
No, a different world completely, but similar in that it has a sun, moon, oceans, grass, and stuff.
She planted her hand on the red ground and counted to ten, until she felt the tickle of blades of grass beneath her hand.
She glanced down absently at the tickle of grass against her feet.
Her feet were cold on the wooden floor, and she'd caught herself looking down many times to see if she made grass grow here, too.
If I could eat grass I would not need a conscience, for nothing could then tempt me to devour babies and lambs.
Sometimes I rose at dawn and stole into the garden while the heavy dew lay on the grass and flowers.
As we hastened through the long grass toward the hammock, the grasshoppers swarmed about us and fastened themselves on our clothes, and I remember that my teacher insisted upon picking them all off before we sat down, which seemed to me an unnecessary waste of time.
Once it chanced that I stood in the very abutment of a rainbow's arch, which filled the lower stratum of the atmosphere, tinging the grass and leaves around, and dazzling me as if I looked through colored crystal.
I think that I may warrant you one worm to every three sods you turn up, if you look well in among the roots of the grass, as if you were weeding.
Sometimes the well dent is visible, where once a spring oozed; now dry and tearless grass; or it was covered deep--not to be discovered till some late day--with a flat stone under the sod, when the last of the race departed.
A little flock of these titmice came daily to pick a dinner out of my woodpile, or the crumbs at my door, with faint flitting lisping notes, like the tinkling of icicles in the grass, or else with sprightly day day day, or more rarely, in spring-like days, a wiry summery phe-be from the woodside.
It is almost identical with that, for in the growing days of June, when the rills are dry, the grass-blades are their channels, and from year to year the herds drink at this perennial green stream, and the mower draws from it betimes their winter supply.
A single gentle rain makes the grass many shades greener.
Even the bison, to some extent, keeps pace with the seasons cropping the pastures of the Colorado only till a greener and sweeter grass awaits him by the Yellowstone.
The birches with their sticky green leaves were motionless, and lilac-colored flowers and the first blades of green grass were pushing up and lifting last year's leaves.
When he had ascended the hill and reached the little village street, he saw for the first time peasant militiamen in their white shirts and with crosses on their caps, who, talking and laughing loudly, animated and perspiring, were at work on a huge knoll overgrown with grass to the right of the road.
They halted in front of a dome shaped dwelling with a grass cover.
The grass around the creek was new, giving it a velvety look.
Some things never changed, like the blue sky, the sun orb, the grass and oceans.
Before he gave his Immortal soul to death, he.d never noticed how sweet the air was or how the grass sang as the wind whipped through it.
That Kiera would have her ocean, sky, and grass on the new planet?
They have green grass, oceans, and blue sky just like us.
Relieved, she focused on the blue skies, yellow suns, and thick emerald grass that reminded her of pictures from a tour book of Ireland.
The planet's energy warmed her, ran through her and into him, and grass grew beneath her feet.
It settled into the grass near the prisoner's feet.
Lines had been drawn on the grass, large squares like those used for wrestling, with a circle in the center.
She shifted with a grimace and looked down at the brush of grass against her hands.
She'd thought the planet completely dead, but there was a bright patch of green grass beneath her and the pod.
Grass tickled her feet, and she glanced down at the swath of green beneath her.
Who the hell could make grass grow?
Grass tickled her feet as she stayed in place too long.
She withdrew the grass from her pocket and held it out as a peace offering, uncertain how to take his mood.
Grass tickled her knees, and she shifted, agitated by water and grass.
Grass had sprung up from boulders she touched, and she'd felt truly a part of her world for once in her life.
Dropping to the ground, she plucked a piece of grass and tucked it between her lips as she leaned back against the old apple tree.
A light wind whispered across the grass and a cloud drifted over, blocking the sun from her face.
She snatched the piece of grass from her mouth and scrambled to her feet, feeling the blood burning her neck and cheeks.
She hacked at a piece of grass with the hoe.
There were two runs, so that grass could grow in one while the other was being used.
Carmen broke off a long stem of grass and poked it in her mouth.
He plucked a long piece of grass and stuck it in his mouth, gazing reflectively at the wild hills.
The old Apple tree spread a blanket of shade in the grass beside the pond.
He pulled the grass from his mouth and studied the end.
Like pieces of white glitter, frost winked back at the sun from the grass and the top of the old farmhouse.
She vaulted over a low stone wall, landing with a crunch in the dead grass on the other side.
When he stopped and reached for a tasty looking batch of grass, she pulled his head away and nudged him forward with her knees.
Wooden birds fluttered among the trees and wooden cows were browsing upon the wooden grass; but the most amazing things of all were the wooden people--the creatures known as Gargoyles.
They'll die down there in the grass, said the third lawyer, whose name I forget.
Long before I learned to do a sum in arithmetic or describe the shape of the earth, Miss Sullivan had taught me to find beauty in the fragrant woods, in every blade of grass, and in the curves and dimples of my baby sister's hand.
On land only the grass and trees wave, but the water itself is rippled by the wind.
"With young Count Peter, by the Zharov rank grass," answered Simon, smiling.
That curly grass which always grows by country roadsides became clearly visible, still wet with the night's rain; the drooping branches of the birches, also wet, swayed in the wind and flung down bright drops of water to one side.
Grass had already begun to grow on the garden paths, and horses and calves were straying in the English park.
She returned to the garden and sat down on the grass at the foot of the slope by the pond, where no one could see her.
I love life--I love this grass, this earth, this air....
Prince Andrew lay on his chest with his face in the grass, breathing heavily and noisily.
At the dressing stations the grass and earth were soaked with blood for a space of some three acres around.
By the side of the path, on the dusty dry grass, all sorts of household goods lay in a heap: featherbeds, a samovar, icons, and trunks.
Sofia followed and dropped into the grass beside Traci.
Grass tickled her hands, a chilled wind nipped her neck, and the scents from her vision intensified until she was near gagging.
The grass, the road, the steps…all were littered with bodies and soaked in blood.
They strode through the opulent mansion down a stairwell spilling into sunlight and swaths of green grass at the side of the main house.
A small, round object twice the size of a dinner plate appeared from the chasm and skimmed over several feet of grass to reach them.
Furious, she threw them and turned to find two of the beings kneeling by the grass, touching them.
He thought she would cry but instead she lay back on the grass, arms beneath her head, and after a time, began naming the shapes of the clouds passing across the sky.
She walked through the grass with her head down.
His gaze came back to her and he pulled the grass from his mouth, studying it.
The rabbit leaped into the air, and bolted across the field, his white tail visible above the tall grass with each bound.
When they passed over a field of grass Jim immediately stretched down his head and began to nibble.
As they sat upon the grass watching Jim, who was still busily eating, Eureka said:
The little man felt carefully in his pocket and pulled out the tiny piglets, setting them upon the grass one by one, where they ran around and nibbled the tender blades.
He took the piglets from his pocket and let them run on the grass, and Jim tasted a mouthful of the green blades and declared he was very contented in his new surroundings.
"What curious animal is that which is eating the grass on my lawn?" enquired the man's voice.
Then, when they saw that he was about to speak, they nestled softly in the grass and listened.
We would talk about the birds and flowers and grass and Jumbo and Pearl.
The grass was as green as though it was springtime, and the golden ears of corn gathered together in heaps in the great fields looked very pretty.
Robert and I will run and jump and hop and dance and swing and talk about birds and flowers and trees and grass and Jumbo and Pearl will go with us.
The cow loves to eat grass as well as girl does bread and butter and milk.
She would say, when speaking of the growth of a plant, "Mother Nature sends the sunshine and the rain to make the trees and the grass and the flowers grow."
One pleasant morning in the beautiful springtime, I thought I was sitting on the soft grass under my dear mother's window, looking very earnestly at the rose-bushes which were growing all around me.
Still, for awhile, the frost fairies did not notice this strange occurrence, for they were down on the grass, so far below the tree-tops that the wonderful shower of treasure was a long time in reaching them; but at last one of them said, Hark!
To the bison of the prairie it is a few inches of palatable grass, with water to drink; unless he seeks the Shelter of the forest or the mountain's shadow.
From the cave we have advanced to roofs of palm leaves, of bark and boughs, of linen woven and stretched, of grass and straw, of boards and shingles, of stones and tiles.
I would rather sit in the open air, for no dust gathers on the grass, unless where man has broken ground.
I took down this dwelling the same morning, drawing the nails, and removed it to the pond-side by small cartloads, spreading the boards on the grass there to bleach and warp back again in the sun.
When my floor was dirty, I rose early, and, setting all my furniture out of doors on the grass, bed and bedstead making but one budget, dashed water on the floor, and sprinkled white sand from the pond on it, and then with a broom scrubbed it clean and white; and by the time the villagers had broken their fast the morning sun had dried my house sufficiently to allow me to move in again, and my meditations were almost uninterupted.
It was pleasant to see my whole household effects out on the grass, making a little pile like a gypsy's pack, and my three-legged table, from which I did not remove the books and pen and ink, standing amid the pines and hickories.
I could always tell if visitors had called in my absence, either by the bended twigs or grass, or the print of their shoes, and generally of what sex or age or quality they were by some slight trace left, as a flower dropped, or a bunch of grass plucked and thrown away, even as far off as the railroad, half a mile distant, or by the lingering odor of a cigar or pipe.
If it should continue so long as to cause the seeds to rot in the ground and destroy the potatoes in the low lands, it would still be good for the grass on the uplands, and, being good for the grass, it would be good for me.
That's Roman wormwood--that's pigweed--that's sorrel--that's piper-grass--have at him, chop him up, turn his roots upward to the sun, don't let him have a fibre in the shade, if you do he'll turn himself t' other side up and be as green as a leek in two days.
But why should not the New Englander try new adventures, and not lay so much stress on his grain, his potato and grass crop, and his orchards--raise other crops than these?
The virtues of a superior man are like the wind; the virtues of a common man are like the grass--the grass, when the wind passes over it, bends.
So butchers rake the tongues of bison out of the prairie grass, regardless of the torn and drooping plant.
Warmed by the spring sunshine he sat in the caleche looking at the new grass, the first leaves on the birches, and the first puffs of white spring clouds floating across the clear blue sky.
She did not know and would not have believed it, but beneath the layer of slime that covered her soul and seemed to her impenetrable, delicate young shoots of grass were already sprouting, which taking root would so cover with their living verdure the grief that weighed her down that it would soon no longer be seen or noticed.
The grass had been mown short for about five feet on either side of the narrow drive, and a tangle of underbrush and trees lay beyond... freedom, or a barrier?
He dragged the Immortal over the grass and concrete into the vacant room beside Sasha.s.
She made grass grow.