We just got back about an hour ago.
We haven't even been out for an hour yet.
She was still awake an hour later when Alex came through the door.
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?
They had cake and ice cream and talked for nearly an hour about one thing and another.
She led him to the back room where her things were piled and then resumed her last hour of work at the diner.
An hour later she found herself staring vacantly into the fire again.
"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."
Instead, she decided to use that extra hour to take a relaxing bath.
After nearly an hour of riding, they descended the steep walls of a draw and followed it to a small valley.
Don't spend a half hour selecting what you need, either.
Less than an hour after the phone call, Destiny woke up in a fit of coughing.
What they had witnessed in the last hour required the silence of personal reflection.
The employer gained $9 an hour, Chang got a job, and no one is worse off.
Jane, our GPS, as Betsy named her, didn't let us down and we found our friend's cabin at the end of a dusty road, hungry for dinner after a six hour drive.
An hour ago I saw chaos that resulted from lies, half-truths and secrets.
Katie arrived an hour later to pick up Jonathan and Destiny, and thirty minutes later Carmen and Alex were in the car headed for the airport.
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.
Can Howard have an hour off to show me around Keene before I leave?
Impatience prompted me to telephone Ethel Reagan before the allotted hour was up.
The hour for the feast came.
But it's at least a two hour drive to Boston.
Before the half hour was ended he had written a very neat composition on his slate.
They rested for less than an hour and then he saddled the horse again.
Howie returned after the allotted hour tour.
We should live in all the ages of the world in an hour; ay, in all the worlds of the ages.
A 24-hour guard wasn't possible and arresting him would only make him more dangerous.
About an hour later, a well-dressed gentleman came into the hotel and said, "I wish to see Mr. Jefferson."
In an hour or so the storm would abate and they could leave.
Betsy was knee deep in meetings through the dinner hour so I was designated to baby sit Howie.
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.
He wrote "The Village Blacksmith," "The Children's Hour," and many other beautiful pieces which you will like to read and remember.
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.
He always came to table under precisely the same conditions, and not only at the same hour but at the same minute.
At the appointed hour the prince, powdered and shaven, entered the dining room.
When the reading which lasted more than an hour was over, Langeron again brought his snuffbox to rest and, without looking at Weyrother or at anyone in particular, began to say how difficult it was to carry out such a plan in which the enemy's position was assumed to be known, whereas it was perhaps not known, since the enemy was in movement.
If you'll allow me to leave my Natasha in your hands for a quarter of an hour, Princess, I'll drive round to see Anna Semenovna, it's quite near in the Dogs' Square, and then I'll come back for her.
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.
Even at this hour a piano was pounding out a raucous tune in one of the three saloons.
She scrubbed her skin rosy for nearly an hour and finally abandoned the attempt to remove the guilt.
I was left sitting on my hands until the appointed hour of Howie's nap before Betsy assigned me the chore of remaining in the small room while he slept.
Finally, after a half hour of tossing and turning he gave up.
We were an hour into our drive south before I broached the subject, asking her about the tete-a-tete.
It's only a four hour trip, maybe.
Two blocks away we found a dark spot that catered to happy hour regulars.
Within an hour Betsy had assembled a full biography.
I gave him an hour to check into the matter.
Give me an hour or so and a number where I can call you.
Hour after hour he stood and watched.
The farmers had to learn what it meant to be paid by the hour and to take instructions from supervisors; how to do a task and then the next day, learn a completely new task and do it instead.
She had a cradle, and I often spent an hour or more rocking her.
Hour by hour the flakes dropped silently, softly from their airy height to the earth, and the country became more and more level.
The captain showed me Columbus's cabin and the desk with an hour-glass on it.
It was another hour before I succeeded in getting her napkin folded.
Usually we take one of the little "Readers" up in a big tree near the house and spend an hour or two finding the words Helen already knows.
It would astonish you to see how many words she learns in an hour in this pleasant manner.
"Oh, yes!" she replied; "because last hour I was thinking very hard of Mr. Anagnos, and then my mind,"--then changing the word--"my soul was in Athens, but my body was here in the study."
Well, there I might live, I said; and there I did live, for an hour, a summer and a winter life; saw how I could let the years run off, buffet the winter through, and see the spring come in.
Regularly at half-past seven, in one part of the summer, after the evening train had gone by, the whip-poor-wills chanted their vespers for half an hour, sitting on a stump by my door, or upon the ridge-pole of the house.
I have never felt lonesome, or in the least oppressed by a sense of solitude, but once, and that was a few weeks after I came to the woods, when, for an hour, I doubted if the near neighborhood of man was not essential to a serene and healthy life.
Frequently he would leave his dinner in the bushes, when his dog had caught a woodchuck by the way, and go back a mile and a half to dress it and leave it in the cellar of the house where he boarded, after deliberating first for half an hour whether he could not sink it in the pond safely till nightfall--loving to dwell long upon these themes.
But after an hour he seemed as fresh as ever, dived as willingly, and swam yet farther than at first.
It chanced that I walked that way across the fields the following night, about the same hour, and hearing a low moaning at this spot, I drew near in the dark, and discovered the only survivor of the family that I know, the heir of both its virtues and its vices, who alone was interested in this burning, lying on his stomach and looking over the cellar wall at the still smouldering cinders beneath, muttering to himself, as is his wont.
I too felt a slumberous influence after watching him half an hour, as he sat thus with his eyes half open, like a cat, winged brother of the cat.
For I came to town still, like a friendly Indian, when the contents of the broad open fields were all piled up between the walls of the Walden road, and half an hour sufficed to obliterate the tracks of the last traveller.
He had another stroke about half an hour ago.
In half an hour all was again in order, only the squares had become gray instead of black.
When Princess Mary went to her father's room at the usual hour, Mademoiselle Bourienne and Anatole met in the conservatory.
Go to your room, think it over, and come back in an hour and tell me in his presence: yes or no.
An hour later, Tikhon came to call Princess Mary to the old prince; he added that Prince Vasili was also there.
At midday he was admitted to the Emperor, and an hour later he rode off with Prince Dolgorukov to the advanced post of the French army.
His hour has come!
But if you are alive--live: tomorrow you'll die as I might have died an hour ago.
When Princess Mary went to him at the usual hour he was working at his lathe and, as usual, did not look round at her.
An hour and a half later most of the players were but little interested in their own play.
A quarter of an hour later the old count came in from his club, cheerful and contented.
Half an hour later, the Rhetor returned to inform the seeker of the seven virtues, corresponding to the seven steps of Solomon's temple, which every Freemason should cultivate in himself.
The interview had lasted an hour and fifty- three minutes.
At the appointed hour, however, he entered the modest house Speranski owned in the Taurida Gardens.
A thousand times during that half-hour Rostov cast eager and restless glances over the edge of the wood, with the two scraggy oaks rising above the aspen undergrowth and the gully with its water-worn side and "Uncle's" cap just visible above the bush on his right.
Half an hour later there appeared among the other mummers in the ballroom an old lady in a hooped skirt--this was Nicholas.
Louisa Ivanovna consented to go, and in half an hour four troyka sleighs with large and small bells, their runners squeaking and whistling over the frozen snow, drove up to the porch.
In an hour, all the costumes were crumpled and disordered.
When the count returned, Natasha was impolitely pleased and hastened to get away: at that moment she hated the stiff, elderly princess, who could place her in such an embarrassing position and had spent half an hour with her without once mentioning Prince Andrew.
But he liked them; liked that mad driving at twelve miles an hour, liked upsetting a driver or running down a pedestrian, and flying at full gallop through the Moscow streets.
"Things get worse from hour to hour!" ejaculated Marya Dmitrievna.
Half an hour later the squadron was lined up on the road.
On her way home at an early hour when she met no one but bricklayers going to work or men sweeping the street, and everybody within the houses was still asleep, Natasha experienced a feeling new to her, a sense of the possibility of correcting her faults, the possibility of a new, clean life, and of happiness.
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.
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.
Half an hour later he was driving with his fast horses across the Sokolniki field, no longer thinking of what had occurred but considering what was to come.
An hour later a squad of soldiers arrived and Pierre with thirteen others was led to the Virgin's Field.
Don't fret, friend--'suffer an hour, live for an age!' that's how it is, my dear fellow.
They advanced the few hundred paces that separated the bridge from the Kaluga road, taking more than an hour to do so, and came out upon the square where the streets of the Transmoskva ward and the Kaluga road converge, and the prisoners jammed close together had to stand for some hours at that crossway.
During the hour Pierre watched them they all came flowing from the different streets with one and the same desire to get on quickly; they all jostled one another, began to grow angry and to fight, white teeth gleamed, brows frowned, ever the same words of abuse flew from side to side, and all the faces bore the same swaggeringly resolute and coldly cruel expression that had struck Pierre that morning on the corporal's face when the drums were beating.
Having changed horses twice and galloped twenty miles in an hour and a half over a sticky, muddy road, Bolkhovitinov reached Litashevka after one o'clock at night.
It was already past midnight, the hour when Karataev was usually free of his fever and particularly lively.
Emerging from the bathroom an hour later half asleep, she put the new nightgown on and climbed into bed.
It had taken more than an hour to get to school on the bus, making any after-school activities rare.
An hour later she was pushing a pizza in the oven when Yancey walked in.
It took them over an hour to fill all the canteens.
Betsy and I faced a six hour return trip to New York.
Our GPS guided us up and down and around and around for the next hour and a half.
Howie was due within the hour so only Quinn and Martha met us at the door.
In spite of the lateness of the hour, the rest of us were far too hyper for sleep.
We sat in silence for nearly an hour, each with his own thoughts.
We couldn't do anything because abduction wasn't made public for three days and the child went missing sometime during a twelve hour overnight period.
Once Howie was under, he broke a record for duration; one hour and eighteen minutes.
It was her first day back on the job; she would stay only an hour while Quinn babysat.
Shut up; I told you not to interrupt... anyway, the damn thing went too fast for the old folks... over two miles an hour, I guess.
If our boy made his getaway at more than five or ten miles an hour, you can bet your ass he was on one of these babies.
I stayed downstairs for another hour until Betsy came looking for me.
I expect my equipment here in the next hour or two and we'll get going.
A full hour hadn't passed so I hoped it wasn't Daniel Brennan with Molly due back any moment.
Hour after hour he stood and watched.
We can't run sixty miles in an hour, so we make cars.
Hour by hour the flakes dropped silently, softly from their airy height to the earth, and the country became more and more level.
She kept this up for half an hour, then she got up to see what I was doing.
But even then I can never have a quiet half hour to myself.
It seemed to him that more than half an hour had elapsed.
At the allotted hour, Betsy and I were finishing a bottle of wine when the phone rang.
We spent the next hour quizzing Howie to try and determine the location he "visited" with Martha taking copious notes while the questions flew.
When he finally nodded off, nearly an hour had passed.
Everyone stood up respectfully when the Military Governor, having stayed about half an hour alone with the dying man, passed out, slightly acknowledging their bows and trying to escape as quickly as possible from the glances fixed on him by the doctors, clergy, and relatives of the family.
If you take something worth a dollar, spend an hour working on it, and your employer sells it for three dollars, no way in the world can you ever make more than two dollars an hour.
Then there is least somnolence in us; and for an hour, at least, some part of us awakes which slumbers all the rest of the day and night.
Every morning, before lesson-time, we all go out to the steep hill on the northern shore of the lake near the house, and coast for an hour or so.
And here's your pay for them! screams the countryman's whistle; timber like long battering-rams going twenty miles an hour against the city's walls, and chairs enough to seat all the weary and heavy-laden that dwell within them.