That's over forty-eight hours ago.
You and I spent hours together, for years and years.
It's after hours but you can leave word.
They usually spent the morning hours in the garden and the afternoon at the pool.
After a few hours of limited rest, they were back in the saddle again.
We agreed the tests were finished for the day but mellowed by wine; we spent two more evening hours summarizing our findings.
Betsy spent hours on the computer, searching for results from our second tip but nothing was reported.
We were on it, so to speak, less than two hours after the baby was taken.
The case was only hours old when Betsy spotted it giving us hope for the boy's recovery and the perpetrator's arrest.
But we have a couple of hours to wait.
They talked for several hours and when Mary left, Cade was nowhere in sight.
But nothing was different when she woke in his arms hours later.
Peabody was two hundred and thirty miles and we arrived at our destination a little after eleven on Friday night, after nearly six hours of steady traffic.
A few hours later, Quinn would set the power source to the time and location, not informing Howie.
We still have more tests we could run but up to twenty four to forty eight hours; I'm pretty close on both time and location.
It frustrated to Betsy who spent hours on the Internet seeking the most effective uses of Howie's talent.
It was Delaware, in the middle of nowhere and I watched the house for hours before I took my prize.
After that I spent many happy hours in my tree of paradise, thinking fair thoughts and dreaming bright dreams.
I lay awake for hours until I finally dozed, dreaming of space ships and aliens with toupees.
Our route scooted between Pennsylvania and Virginia for three hours until we crossed into West Virginia and traded a major highway for winding secondary roads.
They're all several hours after the fact and come from an unusual viewpoint; not where there would naturally be someone observing.
Forget anything much more than forty-eight hours old and anything where a nearly exact time of abduction isn't known.
Martha was unavoidably reassigned hours which included weekends.
This is the definition of my Shangri-La; the town should have a good hospital where my child will enter this world and, if Martha want's to, she can work enough hours to utilize her skills.
Our location should be within a couple of hours at the most from a city; not in the country, per se, perhaps a small town.
It was now more than seventy-two hours after the kidnapping.
Once in a while, I'm off duty and a call comes to someone else but I think the tipster person maybe knows my hours, 'cause it's rare another girl has to answer.
"We've had an incident a few hours ago," he said, with a tremor in his voice.
The break-in was only hours old and we knew the exact location from Howie's first visit.
Two hours later, after too much coffee and too much worrying, and only Bumpus to talk to I telephoned Howie.
A few hours ago, my wife was calling Molly's mother Julie a bitch, now, with a quickly appointed kinship, she was her assigned sister!
He then left for Boston and a flight that would arrive a few hours after Julie's.
It took us two hours to come ten miles from the airport and Julie had to direct him the last mile and she just got here herself.
You were singing a different song a few hours ago?
My later proved to be several hours when I opened eyes to a crying wife, white covers, bright lights, stuff attached to me and lots of pain.
"She should have arrived hours ago," I said as I poured honey on my corn bread.
Perhaps it was best; hadn't Betsy and I made a similar decision to stop our activities only hours earlier?
Perhaps I should secure some company for my lonely hours, once I travel.
Once aboard my flight I spent the next several hours squeezed between a talkative sailor and a woman with a fussy child.
The hundred mile drive up the coast to Santa Barbara took more than two hours during which we chatted the entire way.
The hoard represented thousands of man hours yet all their efforts proved unsuccessful.
We knew we had but hours before we'd be permanently thrown into darkness.
Fingers and thumbs were struck constantly and after a few hours I was the first to fall.
It seemed hours I was left alone until shouting voices announced the end of our ordeal.
One day, after lesson hours, Al Farra rose to go out of the house.
Three hours later, the ship came into port, as you have already learned.
I know how you must have been overwearied with long hours of watching.
"Well," said the soldier, "about two hours ago I was on guard at the gate of the queen's park.
It would just take several hours as opposed to a few minutes.
Highly specialized experts are a few keystrokes away and can be hired for just a few minutes or hours at a time.
He works from home and has a night job remotely monitoring real-time security cameras after hours at an office building.
One morning I locked my mother up in the pantry, where she was obliged to remain three hours, as the servants were in a detached part of the house.
Curled up in a corner of the seat I amused myself for hours making funny little holes in bits of cardboard.
My teacher and I played it for hours at a time.
There we spent many happy hours and played at learning geography.
In the evening, by the campfire, the men played cards and whiled away the hours in talk and sport.
I spent many of my happiest hours on his back.
I had never crossed it until one day Mildred, Miss Sullivan and I were lost in the woods, and wandered for hours without finding a path.
In such cases I was forced to repeat the words or sentences, sometimes for hours, until I felt the proper ring in my own voice.
In study hours she had to look up new words for me and read and reread notes and books I did not have in raised print.
It makes me most happy to remember the hours we spent helping each other in study and sharing our recreation together.
The subjects I offered were Elementary and Advanced German, French, Latin, English, and Greek and Roman history, making nine hours in all.
He had to pass five hours at a time to have them counted.
And at night what soothing, wondrous hours we spent in the shadow of the great, silent men-of-war.
I often tell them stories or teach them a game, and the winged hours depart and leave us good and happy.
Here in Dr. Bell's laboratory, or in the fields on the shore of the great Bras d'Or, I have spent many delightful hours listening to what he had to tell me about his experiments, and helping him fly kites by means of which he expects to discover the laws that shall govern the future air-ship.
Only a few hours after my talk with Captain and Mrs. Keller (and they had agreed to everything), Helen took a notion that she wouldn't use her napkin at table.
All the way back to the house she was highly excited, and learned the name of every object she touched, so that in a few hours she had adDED THIRTY NEW WORDS TO HER VOCABULARY.
Just then I had no sentences in raised letters which she could understand; but she would sit for hours feeling each word in her book.
I was incredulous when he first told me the secret.
She has a very sociable disposition, and delights in the companionship of those who can follow the rapid motions of her fingers; but if left alone she will amuse herself for hours at a time with her knitting or sewing.
She often reads for two or three hours in succession, and then lays aside her book reluctantly.
What if in my waking hours a sound should ring through the silent halls of hearing?
When it stormed before my bread was baked, I fixed a few boards over the fire, and sat under them to watch my loaf, and passed some pleasant hours in that way.
The student may read Homer or Ã†schylus in the Greek without danger of dissipation or luxuriousness, for it implies that he in some measure emulate their heroes, and consecrate morning hours to their pages.
For the most part, I minded not how the hours went.
My days were not days of the week, bearing the stamp of any heathen deity, nor were they minced into hours and fretted by the ticking of a clock; for I lived like the Puri Indians, of whom it is said that "for yesterday, today, and tomorrow they have only one word, and they express the variety of meaning by pointing backward for yesterday forward for tomorrow, and overhead for the passing day."
Or perchance, at evening, I hear him in his stable blowing off the superfluous energy of the day, that he may calm his nerves and cool his liver and brain for a few hours of iron slumber.
Sometimes, after staying in a village parlor till the family had all retired, I have returned to the woods, and, partly with a view to the next day's dinner, spent the hours of midnight fishing from a boat by moonlight, serenaded by owls and foxes, and hearing, from time to time, the creaking note of some unknown bird close at hand.
One day when I came to the same place forty-eight hours afterward, I found that those large bubbles were still perfect, though an inch more of ice had formed, as I could see distinctly by the seam in the edge of a cake.
I sometimes left a good fire when I went to take a walk in a winter afternoon; and when I returned, three or four hours afterward, it would be still alive and glowing.
His business calls him out at all hours, even when doctors sleep.
The change from storm and winter to serene and mild weather, from dark and sluggish hours to bright and elastic ones, is a memorable crisis which all things proclaim.
You may perhaps have some pleasant, thrilling, glorious hours, even in a poorhouse.
And are the hours the same?
Marching thirty miles that stormy night across roadless hills, with his hungry, ill-shod soldiers, and losing a third of his men as stragglers by the way, Bagration came out on the Vienna-Znaim road at Hollabrunn a few hours ahead of the French who were approaching Hollabrunn from Vienna.
On being relieved from picket duty Rostov had managed to get a few hours' sleep before morning and felt cheerful, bold, and resolute, with elasticity of movement, faith in his good fortune, and generally in that state of mind which makes everything seem possible, pleasant, and easy.
Two hours later Prince Andrew, stepping softly, went into his father's room.
The postmaster came in and began obsequiously to beg his excellency to wait only two hours, when, come what might, he would let his excellency have the courier horses.
With others Balaga bargained, charging twenty-five rubles for a two hours' drive, and rarely drove himself, generally letting his young men do so.
Having set off in the small hours of the fourteenth, accompanied by a bugler and two Cossacks, Balashev reached the French outposts at the village of Rykonty, on the Russian side of the Niemen, by dawn.
The doctors were of use to Natasha because they kissed and rubbed her bump, assuring her that it would soon pass if only the coachman went to the chemist's in the Arbat and got a powder and some pills in a pretty box for a ruble and seventy kopeks, and if she took those powders in boiled water at intervals of precisely two hours, neither more nor less.
Even to Natasha herself it was pleasant to see that so many sacrifices were being made for her sake, and to know that she had to take medicine at certain hours, though she declared that no medicine would cure her and that it was all nonsense.
Pierre still went into society, drank as much and led the same idle and dissipated life, because besides the hours he spent at the Rostovs' there were other hours he had to spend somehow, and the habits and acquaintances he had made in Moscow formed a current that bore him along irresistibly.
The instructions to Alpatych took over two hours and still the prince did not let him go.
With fifteen thousand men I held the enemy at bay for thirty-five hours and beat him; but he would not hold out even for fourteen hours.
Two hours later the carts were standing in the courtyard of the Bogucharovo house.
The battle of Borodino was not fought on a chosen and entrenched position with forces only slightly weaker than those of the enemy, but, as a result of the loss of the Shevardino Redoubt, the Russians fought the battle of Borodino on an open and almost unentrenched position, with forces only half as numerous as the French; that is to say, under conditions in which it was not merely unthinkable to fight for ten hours and secure an indecisive result, but unthinkable to keep an army even from complete disintegration and flight.
There for several hours amid incessant cannon and musketry fire, now Russians were seen alone, now Frenchmen alone, now infantry, and now cavalry: they appeared, fired, fell, collided, not knowing what to do with one another, screamed, and ran back again.
More than two hours passed and Gerasim took the liberty of making a slight noise at the door to attract his attention, but Pierre did not hear him.
His last days and hours passed in an ordinary and simple way.
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.
Sometimes they were silent for hours; sometimes after they were already in bed they would begin talking and go on till morning.
The doctor who attended Pierre and visited him every day, though he considered it his duty as a doctor to pose as a man whose every moment was of value to suffering humanity, would sit for hours with Pierre telling him his favorite anecdotes and his observations on the characters of his patients in general, and especially of the ladies.
For the next two hours, the women talked delightfully about meaningless things that kept them laughing.
Carmen had always looked forward to evening when Alex returned from work, but she was doubly relieved for the evening hours now.
It seemed like hours in the emergency room before the diagnosis.
After what seemed like hours of traveling down trails that were little more than rockslides, Giddon stopped the ATV and shut off the engine.
Not more than four hours ago he was so mad at her that he could hardly speak.
I think you've been putting in too many hours lately.
"Two hours?" she persisted.
A child with coronary problems - hours negotiable - benefits.
Hours later, baked by the sun and choked with dust, Pete finally called a halt for the day.
We'll spend two hours burying supplies - no more.
Now, with only a few hours sleep, he was walking while she rode.
After what seemed like hours, but probably wasn't more than thirty minutes in the hot sun, Bordeaux stood.
Scraps from the table coaxed him out even during the daylight hours - but only when she stepped back into the house.
Three more hours back?
It was but two hours' work.
"The hours are the same, and the lathe, and also the mathematics and my geometry lessons," said Princess Mary gleefully, as if her lessons in geometry were among the greatest delights of her life.
The hours were perfect, nine to five, and the job sounded as if it were tailored for her.