His ex-wife dragged the boy to another state and he never saw the lad again.
"If he'd do something like that—chase that poor lad down the mountain and then leave the scene—he'd switch the bones," Fred said.
He said he told a young lad about them in hopes the boy would 'find' them and eliminate Billy from being accused.
It startled him, as the lad had made no sound descending the stairs.
Dean told her Donnie was a guest at Bird Song and explained the lad, only slightly older than Martha, did not speak.
Mrs. Byrne's son drove her over but the lad had an engagement so I suggested she join us for dinner and allow us to drive her home.
The Ice Lady, Linda Segal, was going full bore at the Sentinel, trying to convince her reading public that the poor lad might have been saved had the local police properly conducted the search for the missing boy in a timely fashion.
After his death, his son, Valentinian Ii., an infant of four years of age, with his half-brother Gratian a lad of about seventeen, became the emperors of the West.
The personal appearance of Gibbon as a lad of sixteen is brought before us somewhat dimly in M.
He does not follow his master to the field against the Philistines; he is an obscure untried shepherd lad sent by his father with supplies for his brothers in the Israelite camp. He does not even present himself before the king, and his brothers treat him with a petulance hardly conceivable if he stood well at court, and it 1 But four in xvii.
While still a lad he became successively bishop of Bremen, bishop of Verden and coadjutor of Halberstadt, while at the age of eighteen he was the chief commandant of the fortress of Stade.
The new sovereign was a lad of eighteen, who for the present was likely to be the mere mouthpiece of Schwarzenberg's policy.
Entrusted to Pierre de Beaujeu and Anne the entire charge of his son, Charles VIII., a lad of thirteen; and from 1483 to 1492 the Beaujeus exercised a virtual regency.
"I believe so, my lad," replied the braided man.
Pray, how shall I, a little lad, In speaking make a figure?
No wonder the lad had never owned a toy.
Often, when he was a little lad, he took long walks among the trees with his mother.
"I know that the lad can draw pictures wonderfully well," he said.
The lad sprang up alarmed.
They told him how the lad was always trying to draw something.
Oh, it was a lovely and delicate doll! but the little girl's brother, a tall lad, had taken the doll, and set it up in a high tree in the garden, and had run away.
The lad jumped awkwardly back into the room, tripping over his spurs.
"No, it can't be helped, lad," said the prince.
You have been in the regiment next to no time, my lad, you're here today and tomorrow you'll be appointed adjutant somewhere and can snap your fingers when it is said 'There are thieves among the Pavlograd officers!'
"Lay a cloak for him to sit on, lad," he said, addressing his favorite soldier.
"What, are you wounded, my lad?" said Tushin, approaching the gun on which Rostov sat.
Anatole is no genius, but he is an honest, goodhearted lad; an excellent son or kinsman.