Chauvinistic, no doubt, but it was kind of nice to be looked after.
They advanced in a great swarm, having been joined by many more of their kind, and they flew straight over Jim's head to where the others were standing.
I too had woven a kind of basket of a delicate texture, but I had not made it worth any one's while to buy them.
I saw him many times after that, and he was always a good friend to me; indeed, I was thinking of him when I called Boston "the City of Kind Hearts."
"But a very kind man, Prince," said Anna Mikhaylovna with a pathetic smile, as though she too knew that Count Rostov deserved this censure, but asked him not to be too hard on the poor old man.
You may be thinking that choosing the right place to eat Italian food doesn't constitute wisdom in a King Solomon kind of way.
Now let's look at how the Internet will help end disease in a more traditional, suit-and-tie kind of way.
I don't mean that in a motivational poster kind of way but in a literal sense: Failures (and what we learn from them) will help build the energy solutions for our future.
Was it some kind of rhetorical flourish, just words that sounded good?
I might enjoy that kind of banter with a real person I will never meet, talking to me from a distant state.
This is exactly the kind of problem geneticists can sink their teeth into, so to speak, to make the protein in this grain digestible.
In an era when cameras were cumbersome and the number of channels on TV could be counted on one hand with enough fingers left over to snap, very little video of any kind was seen.
I tell you, Papa" (he smote himself on the breast as a general he had heard speaking had done, but Berg did it a trifle late for he should have struck his breast at the words "Russian army"), "I tell you frankly that we, the commanders, far from having to urge the men on or anything of that kind, could hardly restrain those... those... yes, those exploits of antique valor," he went on rapidly.
For the first time, it crossed Carmen's mind that he was kind of cute.
I figured that if Giddon was using a pseudonym, he would have to either do his banking with his own name or fill out some kind of paperwork to do business under another name.
Over time, we will feel that kind of confidence in this kind of system.
In the modern age, money is once again represented by bits, but a different kind altogether: Money went from gold to paper and is now digital.
I was to be Ceres in a kind of masque given by the blind girls.
The meaner sort are covered with mats which they make of a kind of bulrush, and are also indifferently tight and warm, but not so good as the former....
His kind, honest eyes, with the tears rising in them when she herself had begun to cry as she spoke of her loss, did not leave her memory.
But though Napoleon knew that de Beausset had to say something of this kind, and though in his lucid moments he knew it was untrue, he was pleased to hear it from him.
Like her parents, Mr. & Mrs. Marsh had the kind of marriage she would like to have some day – happy.
Kind of humbling, don't you think?
I thought about it, but now that we're here, it all seems kind of stupid.
Even at a distance it was obvious that the man was much taller and he rode with a proud kind of grace that her father never possessed.
He's not the kind to leave at a time like this.
His tone was kind, even understanding, yet it tore a sob from deep in her lungs.
I never would have believed a woman could be so kind hearted and so suspicious at the same time.
Kind of like you.
That sounds like your kind of logic - always thinking of the other person first.
Once the floors had been waxed and the furniture polished, the house sparkled - in an empty kind of way.
He was entirely devoted to the affairs of his regiment and was considerate and kind to his men and officers.
But he was kind and gentle only to those of his regiment, to Timokhin and the like--people quite new to him, belonging to a different world and who could not know and understand his past.
"Dronushka," she said, regarding as a sure friend this Dronushka who always used to bring a special kind of gingerbread from his visit to the fair at Vyazma every year and smilingly offer it to her, "Dronushka, now since our misfortune..." she began, but could not go on.
The ancients have left us model heroic poems in which the heroes furnish the whole interest of the story, and we are still unable to accustom ourselves to the fact that for our epoch histories of that kind are meaningless.
* A kind of entrenchment.
In our regiment two officers were court-martialed for that kind of thing.
The dispositions drawn up by Weyrother for the battle of Austerlitz were a model of perfection for that kind of composition, but still they were criticized--criticized for their very perfection, for their excessive minuteness.
And they with their simple, kind, firm faces surrounded his benefactor on all sides.
Crowds of the kind seen at cheap sales filled all the passages and alleys of the Bazaar.
"Your honor..." replied the shopman in the frieze coat, "your honor, in accord with the proclamation of his highest excellency the count, they desire to serve, not sparing their lives, and it is not any kind of riot, but as his highest excellence said..."
It was plain that l'amour which the Frenchman was so fond of was not that low and simple kind that Pierre had once felt for his wife, nor was it the romantic love stimulated by himself that he experienced for Natasha.