Felipa said nothing as she wrapped the last present.
I hope not the way they did the last time.
I told Morino last night that I would look at them before we left.
Katie sighed and threw the last potato in the pan.
I got some sleep last night, and Destiny is still asleep.
It was probably the last thing he expected to hear, and yet, he knew it was true.
I've received too much sympathy in the last few weeks.
Range after range of mountains began with a mixture of sharp green that gradually faded until the last range was wrapped in the haze of distance.
After last night, she had decided to keep things professional between them.
On the other hand, hadn't she put that idea into his head last night?
I know I'm mostly to blame for last night, but I'm not here to entertain you.
As she picked up one of his shirts, she smelled the same odor she had smelled last night.
The rays of the colored suns were now shut out from them forever, for the last chinks had been filled up in the wall that separated their prison from the Land of the Mangaboos.
He had nearly finished this last task when a low growling was suddenly heard and the horse began to jump around and kick viciously with his heels.
When Eureka's captor had thrown the kitten after the others the last Gargoyle silently disappeared, leaving our friends to breathe freely once more.
But the little party was both weary and discouraged when at last, on turning a sharp corner, the wanderers found themselves in a vast cave arching high over their heads and having a smooth, level floor.
The lanterns were beginning to grow dim, and the Wizard poured the remaining oil from one into the other, so that the one light would last longer.
That last evening was so delightful that the boy will never forget it as long as he lives.
At last he saw something in the darkness that looked like two balls of fire.
At last, he could hold out no longer.
At last a ship happened to pass that way and Robinson was taken on board.
But at last his army was beaten; his men were scattered; and Tamerlane fled alone from the field of battle.
He kept on, planning and thinking and working, until at last he succeeded in making a boat with paddle wheels that could be run by steam.
Toward what place was the eagle flying when you last saw it?
This makes sense, so she spends her last $2000 in savings to buy ads.
From this period came some of humanity's greatest masterpieces, including St. Peter's Basilica, Da Vinci's Last Supper, Michelangelo's Pieta, and hundreds of other instantly recognizable artistic treasures.
In the last thirty years there has not been a single smallpox death or even a single infection.
George Armstrong Custer, of "Custer's Last Stand" fame, became a major general at twenty-four.
Military heroes of the last several centuries, such as the aforementioned Lafayette and Hamilton and Travis, were not bloodthirsty.
And yet over the last century, we also have seen colonies gain their independence and become nations, and nations peaceably divide.
Last summer I spent in one of the loveliest nooks of one of the most charming villages in New England.
There is a tradition that under this tree King Philip, the heroic Indian chief, gazed his last on earth and sky.
But I must not forget that I was going to write about last summer in particular.
We came to Boston last Thursday, and Mr. Anagnos was delighted to see me, and he hugged and kissed me.
My Dear Mr. Anagnos:--You cannot imagine how delighted I was to receive a letter from you last evening.
Last Monday Simpson shot a pretty crane.
Near the end of May, the sand cherry (Cerasus pumila) adorned the sides of the path with its delicate flowers arranged in umbels cylindrically about its short stems, which last, in the fall, weighed down with good-sized and handsome cherries, fell over in wreaths like rays on every side.
Here goes lumber from the Maine woods, which did not go out to sea in the last freshet, risen four dollars on the thousand because of what did go out or was split up; pine, spruce, cedar--first, second, third, and fourth qualities, so lately all of one quality, to wave over the bear, and moose, and caribou.
Here is a hogshead of molasses or of brandy directed to John Smith, Cuttingsville, Vermont, some trader among the Green Mountains, who imports for the farmers near his clearing, and now perchance stands over his bulkhead and thinks of the last arrivals on the coast, how they may affect the price for him, telling his customers this moment, as he has told them twenty times before this morning, that he expects some by the next train of prime quality.
At night there was never a traveller passed my house, or knocked at my door, more than if I were the first or last man; unless it were in the spring, when at long intervals some came from the village to fish for pouts--they plainly fished much more in the Walden Pond of their own natures, and baited their hooks with darkness--but they soon retreated, usually with light baskets, and left "the world to darkness and to me," and the black kernel of the night was never profaned by any human neighborhood.
The bullet of your thought must have overcome its lateral and ricochet motion and fallen into its last and steady course before it reaches the ear of the hearer, else it may plow out again through the side of his head.
Who should come to my lodge this morning but a true Homeric or Paphlagonian man--he had so suitable and poetic a name that I am sorry I cannot print it here--a Canadian, a woodchopper and post-maker, who can hole fifty posts in a day, who made his last supper on a woodchuck which his dog caught.
Well, have you at last decided on anything?
After them other couples followed, filling the whole dining hall, and last of all the children, tutors, and governesses followed singly.
He had not finished the last verse before the young people began to get ready to dance in the large hall, and the sound of the feet and the coughing of the musicians were heard from the gallery.
He drew himself up, a smile of debonair gallantry lit up his face and as soon as the last figure of the ecossaise was ended, he clapped his hands to the musicians and shouted up to their gallery, addressing the first violin:
The Military Governor of Moscow, who had been assiduous in sending aides-de-camp to inquire after the count's health, came himself that evening to bid a last farewell to the celebrated grandee of Catherine's court, Count Bezukhov.
"Do you think he can last till morning?" asked the German, addressing Lorrain in French which he pronounced badly.