Gabriel's furious curse made Toby jump. Toby looked his direction the best he could through the bars of his cell and saw the walls around the dark cell shake.
How can I drag out a pile of maybes and cause her to spend the rest of her days wondering if hubby will jump out from behind some bush?
"Well," Fred offered, "maybe each time you get to a number, you jump that many letters ahead in the alphabet for the replacement letter."
As long as there wasn't a body, Dean could never be sure Jeffrey Byrne wouldn't jump out of the past and yell, "April Fool!" dragging Cynthia Byrne back to home and hearth.
The little kitten brightened, its eyes shone, and it seemed ready to lift its tail, jump down on its soft paws, and begin playing with the ball of worsted as a kitten should.
I won't let you sacrifice any of my Guardians so you can jump into the middle of a hurricane.
"Let's not jump to conclusions," Dean said.
The two of them can walk you through the shadow world and you can jump through the portal.
It wouldn't take more than a few minutes in this heat before she would be ready to jump back into the water.
Then I will jump out and throw my arms around its neck and choke it to death.
As for the axe, I was advised to get the village blacksmith to "jump" it; but I jumped him, and, putting a hickory helve from the woods into it, made it do.
She wanted to tell him how much she missed him - how much she wished he was there, but he might jump in the truck and travel dangerous highways.
He paused at the door and mimed a jump shot at an imaginary hoop.
No separate room needed, I'll bunk with deceiving Mr. Donald Ryland and make sure that hissy butch doesn't jump his bones or she'll land on me.
She didn't jump the minute Destiny made a sound, but she did tend to her needs, speaking in a soft loving voice.
She readied herself for a fight, making certain none of them had orders to jump her yet, and then continued to the panoramic window.
Let's not jump into this thing – this divorce.
There was a beautiful canopy for Ozma and her guests to sit under and watch the people run races and jump and wrestle.
Amid the smoke, deafened by the incessant reports which always made him jump, Tushin not taking his pipe from his mouth ran from gun to gun, now aiming, now counting the charges, now giving orders about replacing dead or wounded horses and harnessing fresh ones, and shouting in his feeble voice, so high pitched and irresolute.
Such a storm of feelings, thoughts, and memories suddenly arose within him that he could not fall asleep, nor even remain in one place, but had to jump up and pace the room with rapid steps.
And a minute or two later the Frenchman, a black-eyed fellow with a spot on his cheek, in shirt sleeves, really did jump out of a window on the ground floor, and clapping Pierre on the shoulder ran with him into the garden.
He had only to express a wish and Natasha would jump up and run to fulfill it.
The blood rushed to Natasha's face and her feet involuntarily moved, but she could not jump up and run out.
Whatever. Just think it over and don't jump into something you might live to regret.
I thought he would jump at a chance to devote more time to experimentation even if it wasn't as broad as he wished.
"Getting a jump in case some latecomer signs up," Fred grumbled.
It was a big jump for someone so committed to being morally correct.
There was no easy way to the edge of the ravine, and it looked too shallow along most places to make a jump pay off.
Death gave him a pointed look, waiting for him to jump to his friend's defense as he always did.
They mature slowest of all Immortals, but when they hit certain points in angel years, they jump to the next human stage of maturity, Helga said.
I don't want to be cruel or uncaring and I know she's going through hell, but I can't just jump her bones and pretend it's yesterday.
Some horses, good performers over any description of fence, will not jump water under any circumstances; while the chance of a ducking deters many from riding at it; and, however bold the horse may be, he will soon refuse water if his rider be perpetually in two minds when approaching it.
Phyletic gaps began to be filled in this general way, however, by discovery, especially through remarkable 1 The Dutch botanist, De Vries, has employed the term in another sense, to mean a slight jump or saltation.
What in California are known as " flea seeds " are oak-galls made by a species of Cynips; in August they become detached from the leaves that bear them, and are caused to jump by the spasmodic movements of the grub within the thin-walled gall-cavity."
For example, a tribe that would jump at iron arrow-heads stoutly declined to modify the shafts.
Also the notion that snakes when attacking are able to jump off the ground is quite erroneous; when they strike an object, they dart the fore part of their body, which was retracted in several bends, forwards in a straight line.
Cut off, sets up an induced current of high tension, which causes a spark to jump across the contact points of the relay, and by oxidizing them makes it necessary for them to be frequently cleaned.
The old Carmen was back – thinking one jump ahead of him.
And I didn't think you were the kind to jump into bed with . . .
I know you made the fence tall enough that a goat couldn't jump it, but I see some places where we need to reinforce it.
Gripping the door handle as if she intended to jump out, she stared out the window.
Dean could hear him jump up and he felt the left handcuff being unfastened and a key being pressed into his hand.