It seems strange to many people that I should be impressed by the wonders and beauties of Niagara.
He was impressed that I had done so much on my own time and without breaking any rules - so impressed that he got me limited security access to do more sleuthing.
Miriam seemed as impressed by the artwork and decor as Elisabeth had been.
In the time that she had known him, he had given no indication that he was impressed by money or people with important positions.
The sight of these bearded peasants at work on the battlefield, with their queer, clumsy boots and perspiring necks, and their shirts opening from the left toward the middle, unfastened, exposing their sunburned collarbones, impressed Pierre more strongly with the solemnity and importance of the moment than anything he had yet seen or heard.
She was beginning to see why Alex wasn't impressed with Señor Medena.
Damian, however, was impressed he was able to do it at all.
Jenn glanced at the fiery Oracle, impressed by her spunk.
You even said you were impressed with the hospital in Bartlesville.
"I'm impressed," Dean said and he meant it.
Now he understood Rhyn.s powerful motivator, and he was both impressed and horrified.
Morton no doubt impressed Lancastrian traditions upon Henry VII., but he cannot be credited with any great originality as a statesman, and Henry's policy was as much Yorkist as Lancastrian.
I don't think she's as impressed with your hunting skills as you are, Bordeaux.
Then we took that ride and you were so impressed with the country.
Our nailing Otto Rudman on your tip impressed the hell out of him.
Molly was impressed, Howie was confused and Julie petrified she'd use the wrong utensils.
"Some of us are," Damian countered, impressed by how far the youth had come in so short a time.
I.m impressed, little sis.
He took in her perfect features once more, impressed again with his choice.
As they walked from room to room, Elisabeth seemed to be more than impressed, especially at the artwork.
Sure, but I don't think the goats were impressed - by him or his fancy rental car.
Both Lana and the general turned icy, less-than-impressed looks on him, and for once, Brady was glad he couldn't speak.
Demons that could take on the forms of whatever human they pleased were rare, and Darkyn had hand-selected the one before him for this mission. Impressed, he stood back and motioned the cowering Immortal in the corner forward. The Immortal scientist, Ully, crept towards them, the chains around his feet rattling with each step.
"You're brave," he said, genuinely impressed she'd attempt such a thing.
All attempts to bribe him were unsuccessful, and Pyrrhus is said to have been so impressed that he released the prisoners without ransom (Plutarch, Pyrrhus, 18).
As, however, these machines impressed the popular imagination, they naturally figure largely in the traditions about him.
Two of his merits seem to have impressed the ancients themselves.
Va.), where he served an apprenticeship to a saddler, and where - Wheeling being an important headquarters of the inter-State slave trade - he first became deeply impressed with the iniquity of the institution of slavery, and determined to devote his life to the cause of abolition.
The veins of the leaves are next impressed by means of a die, and the petals are given their natural rounded forms by goffering irons of various shapes.
The figure of Alexander naturally impressed itself upon the imagination of the world which his career had shaken.
This wellknown strait was a sacred place to the Crees and Saulteaux, who, impressed by the weird sound made by the wind as it rushed through the narrows, as simple children of the prairies called them Manito-Waba, or the " Great Spirit's narrows."
He soon, however, became entirely engrossed with colonial affairs, and, having impressed John Stuart Mill, Colonel Torrens and other leading economists with the value of his ideas, became a leading though not a conspicuous manager of the South Australian Company, by which the colony of South Australia was ultimately founded.
After two successful voyages, Eudoxus, impressed with the idea that Africa was surrounded by ocean on the south, left the Egyptian service, and proceeded to Cadiz and other Mediterranean centres of trade seeking a patron who would finance an expedition for the purpose of African discovery; and we learn from Strabo that the veteran explorer made at least two voyages southward along the coast of Africa.
It is well known that Darwin was deeply impressed by differences in flora and fauna, which seemed to be functions of locality, and not the result of obvious dissimilarities of environment.
Aristotle has impressed the ordinary mind chiefly by his criticism of Plato's ideal theory; and therefore he is often ranked as the father of empiricists.
The attempt failed and its author was caught and executed, but while t appeared at first to destroy Napoleons Italian sympathies and led to a sharp interchange of notes between Paris and Turin, the emperor was really impressed by the attempt and by Orsinis letter from prison exhorting him to intervene in Italy.
Thus began that system of mixed government, Teutonic and Roman, which, in the absence of a national monarch, impressed the institutions of new Italy from the earliest date with dualism.
The motions impressed upon the carbon granules are very vigorous, and this together with the particular arrangement of the parts of the instrument is effectual in obviating the difficulty from packing which attended the use of earlier forms of granulated carbon transmitters.
Is impressed upon the circuit through the medium of the induction coil.
Few men of the period so profoundly impressed their mark on Jewish life.
The ministers were mostly Puritans; by their ordination, &c., Episcopalian; and for the most part strongly impressed with the desirability of nearer agreement with the Church of Scotland, and other branches of the Reformed Church on the Continent.
Amongst the writings of that period he was most impressed by those of F.