She hadn't heard the demon drop from the top of the building to land a few feet behind her.
"I'll live off the land," he responded casually.
Even though she had made most of the payments on the land, he still had legal claim.
Why Quinn wasn't voted the least likely to land the school's prom queen beauty, I'll never know.
Yeah, but here you measure the land by cows per acre, not the other way around.
That girl knows no bounds and can land any man.
Three hundred persons took their seats in the dining room, according to their rank and importance: the more important nearer to the honored guest, as naturally as water flows deepest where the land lies lowest.
He was excited to see her dressed up for the occasion.
Anyway, I meant I've never seen a bear on this land before.
We have taken the land advantage, which is all that matters.
He preferred land wars to the space wars and had been returning to the main craft when the ambush occurred.
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.
Ha, still living in fairy-tale land, I see.
Of course, he liked the land around her farm - but building a house was a major investment, especially that one.
His fame had not been forgotten in the Land of Oz, by any means.
It was a beautiful land lying on both sides of the wonderful river Nile.
Nations can do this by acquiring enough military might that an attempted land grab would cost their neighbors more than they would get if successful.
Our favourite walk was to Keller's Landing, an old tumbledown lumber-wharf on the Tennessee River, used during the Civil War to land soldiers.
Maybe he wasn't a saddle bum, but only a greenhorn would think he could live off the barren land that surrounded them.
He sold out his family for money and land in Italy.
He bought the land in chunks over the years.
The land went to his wife but then she died a few years later.
"Maybe the land is valuable for some other reason," Cynthia offered.
Why don't you just buy the land from them and save yourself all this grief?
Finally, he asked, "What are you going to do with the land if you win the case?"
And it all revolves around Paul's land, doesn't it?
There's a woman whose husband owned the land where the mine is located and she may know something helpful, Dean told her.
It's private land, not national forest or park lands, and even though you or the Dawkinses own all this, it's not posted, except for the mine tunnel.
Then he added, "It may be part of that parcel of land they're squabbling about over at the courthouse."
Both Dawkins brothers were being offered excessive prices for the Lucky Pup land, from some supposedly unknown and secret purchaser.
What better way to kick up the ante for the land from the brother.
She fell hard on her backside and saw her attacker's headless body land beside her.
Qatwali is distracted with the land battle and the Yirkin won't be looking where we launch.
Then they rode downhill and uphill, across a ryefield trodden and beaten down as if by hail, following a track freshly made by the artillery over the furrows of the plowed land, and reached some fleches * which were still being dug.
When my father built Bald Hills he thought the place was his: his land, his air, his peasants.
It is very sound: one can't permit the land to be pillaged and accustom the troops to marauding.
We had a well-to-do homestead, plenty of land, we peasants lived well and our house was one to thank God for.
One must have the prospect of a promised land to have the strength to move.
The promised land for the French during their advance had been Moscow, during their retreat it was their native land.
But that native land was too far off, and for a man going a thousand miles it is absolutely necessary to set aside his final goal and to say to himself: "Today I shall get to a place twenty-five miles off where I shall rest and spend the night," and during the first day's journey that resting place eclipses his ultimate goal and attracts all his hopes and desires.
For the French retreating along the old Smolensk road, the final goal-- their native land--was too remote, and their immediate goal was Smolensk, toward which all their desires and hopes, enormously intensified in the mass, urged them on.
The people had a single aim: to free their land from invasion.