"That," said Zeb, "explains why this house is used by them for a prison.
After the dishes were done and the beds made, she usually wandered around the house or sat in the yard, soaking up sun.
A gray brick house dominated the landscape, its ranch style sprawling in a U shape with a garage on one end.
No; she just dug her claws into the wood and climbed down the sides of this house to the ground.
The house of the future won't just be better than the house you have today.
Prince Andrew led Pierre to his own apartments, which were always kept in perfect order and readiness for him in his father's house; he himself went to the nursery.
He had gone to Joseph Alexeevich's house, on the plea of sorting the deceased's books and papers, only in search of rest from life's turmoil, for in his mind the memory of Joseph Alexeevich was connected with a world of eternal, solemn, and calm thoughts, quite contrary to the restless confusion into which he felt himself being drawn.
Connie had moved into the house for a while.
At least he hadn't lied about the house... if it was actually his, and if the mother and daughter existed.
Now son, the house won't clean itself.
By the time they reached the house, she was shivering and stiff.
When they reached the house, she invited him in for a cup of coffee.
It sounded like a good chance to get away from this house and the memories for a while.
If you'll come back to my house, you shall have the best room in it--yes, all the rooms if you wish.
Everywhere you turned, people were speculating about, or building models of, the "House of Tomorrow," the "Car of Tomorrow," or the "Workplace of Tomorrow."
By the end of the four-month campaign, the White House would receive two million dimes.
Of course I did not know what it was all about, but I enjoyed the pleasant odours that filled the house and the tidbits that were given to Martha Washington and me to keep us quiet.
I guessed vaguely from my mother's signs and from the hurrying to and fro in the house that something unusual was about to happen, so I went to the door and waited on the steps.
We walked down the path to the well-house, attracted by the fragrance of the honeysuckle with which it was covered.
Their issues faded into the background as they began preparing the house for the new babies.
She called the house phone.
Maybe he only maintained the house for someone else.
And her house keys were in the car.
Directing Connie to the house would be difficult, but Lisa could wait at the end of the drive.
"You can call your parents from the house," he said.
I need someone to take care of Tammy and help Mom with the house and garden.
Can you watch the house for me while I'm gone?
She's a house guest, not a prisoner.
So she ran along over their heads until she had left them far behind and below and had come to the city and the House of the Sorcerer.
"Yes, dear," her mistress replied; "there are people living in this house, although we cannot see them.
Eureka clung with her claws to the wooden side of the house and let herself down easily.
Bagration drove up in a carriage to the house occupied by Barclay.
Some thirty years ago Ferapontov, by Alpatych's advice, had bought a wood from the prince, had begun to trade, and now had a house, an inn, and a corn dealer's shop in that province.
In front of the Governor's house Alpatych found a large number of people, Cossacks, and a traveling carriage of the Governor's.
Loaded carts stood at the house next to Ferapontov's and women were wailing and lamenting as they said good-by.
Others joined those men and stopped and told how cannon balls had fallen on a house close to them.
Alpatych, his coachman, Ferapontov's wife and children and the house porter were all sitting in the cellar, listening.
Alpatych went back to the house, called the coachman, and told him to set off.
In a side street near the crossroads where the vehicles had stopped, a house and some shops were on fire.
Several limes in the old garden had been cut down and a piebald mare and her foal were wandering in front of the house among the rosebushes.
The old man was still sitting in the ornamental garden, like a fly impassive on the face of a loved one who is dead, tapping the last on which he was making the bast shoe, and two little girls, running out from the hot house carrying in their skirts plums they had plucked from the trees there, came upon Prince Andrew.
In Helene's circle the war in general was regarded as a series of formal demonstrations which would very soon end in peace, and the view prevailed expressed by Bilibin--who now in Petersburg was quite at home in Helene's house, which every clever man was obliged to visit--that not by gunpowder but by those who invented it would matters be settled.