Impatience prompted me to telephone Ethel Reagan before the allotted hour was up.
An hour later she found herself staring vacantly into the fire again.
What they had witnessed in the last hour required the silence of personal reflection.
Half an hour later, her eyes swollen and her chest sore from sobbing, she turned her face up to the warm water in the shower.
The employer gained $9 an hour, Chang got a job, and no one is worse off.
They rested for less than an hour and then he saddled the horse again.
After nearly an hour of riding, they descended the steep walls of a draw and followed it to a small valley.
Before the half hour was ended he had written a very neat composition on his slate.
About an hour later, a well-dressed gentleman came into the hotel and said, "I wish to see Mr. Jefferson."
You buy a movie ticket online, go to the theater at the appointed time—and an hour into the movie, you get up and leave.
Less than an hour after the phone call, Destiny woke up in a fit of coughing.
Otherwise he would have waited until a reasonable hour to visit.
A 24-hour guard wasn't possible and arresting him would only make him more dangerous.
They had cake and ice cream and talked for nearly an hour about one thing and another.
Don't spend a half hour selecting what you need, either.
We're already late getting started on account of him and the saddle bum will probably use up another half-hour of daylight eating our food.
Even if he was a Mormon, how could he make plans with this Darcie when he had proposed to her only an hour ago?
She led him to the back room where her things were piled and then resumed her last hour of work at the diner.
Can Howard have an hour off to show me around Keene before I leave?
"Then we must wait for half an hour," she continued; "but it won't take long, after that, to carry us all to the Emerald City."
Several adjutants galloped off, and an hour later, Lavrushka, the serf Denisov had handed over to Rostov, rode up to Napoleon in an orderly's jacket and on a French cavalry saddle, with a merry, and tipsy face.
Patient as I am, I've remained hidden here for an hour or more, having silently peddled on my new bicycle.
An hour ago I saw chaos that resulted from lies, half-truths and secrets.
Give me an hour or so and a number where I can call you.
Howie was three thousand miles away; who would come to call at this hour of the night?
Either way why don't you take a drive down here to headquarters in the next hour or maybe I should send a car up there for you.
But it's at least a two hour drive to Boston.
He wrote "The Village Blacksmith," "The Children's Hour," and many other beautiful pieces which you will like to read and remember.
The watch has on the back cover a flat gold indicator which can be pushed freely around from left to right until, by means of a pin inside the case, it locks with the hour hand and takes a corresponding position.
The hour from twelve to one is devoted to the learning of new words.
Some give directions to be waked every half-hour, doubtless for no other purpose; and then, to pay for it, they tell what they have dreamed.
She knew that her going in during the night at an unusual hour would irritate him.
An hour later Dunyasha came to tell the princess that Dron had come, and all the peasants had assembled at the barn by the princess' order and wished to have word with their mistress.
With mournful pleasure she now lingered over these images, repelling with horror only the last one, the picture of his death, which she felt she could not contemplate even in imagination at this still and mystic hour of night.
Prince Andrew arrived at Tsarevo-Zaymishche on the very day and at the very hour that Kutuzov was reviewing the troops for the first time.
Half an hour later Prince Andrew was again called to Kutuzov.
Half an hour later Kutuzov left for Tatarinova, and Bennigsen and his suite, with Pierre among them, set out on their ride along the line.
Pierre again went up onto the knoll where he had spent over an hour, and of that family circle which had received him as a member he did not find a single one.
At times, as if to allow them a respite, a quarter of an hour passed during which the cannon balls and shells all flew overhead, but sometimes several men were torn from the regiment in a minute and the slain were continually being dragged away and the wounded carried off.
And not for that day and hour alone were the mind and conscience darkened of this man on whom the responsibility for what was happening lay more than on all the others who took part in it.
At Drissa and at Smolensk and most palpably of all on the twenty-fourth of August at Shevardino and on the twenty- sixth at Borodino, and each day and hour and minute of the retreat from Borodino to Fili.
It no longer seemed strange to them but on the contrary it seemed the only thing that could be done, just as a quarter of an hour before it had not seemed strange to anyone that the wounded should be left behind and the goods carted away but that had seemed the only thing to do.