The meeting only lasted an hour, and when she returned, Destiny was taking a nap.
The silence lasted for about a minute.
The interview had lasted an hour and fifty- three minutes.
" Her liaison with Jules Sandeau, which lasted more than a year, was abruptly terminated by the discovery in their apartment on an unexpected return from Nohant of une blanchisseuse quelconque.
Around 1600, the Elizabethan Poor Law came into effect and lasted more than two centuries.
I took careful note of the time and movements, all of which lasted twenty-one minutes.
The proceedings lasted six months, and the episode is known as les Grands Jours de Clermont.
This new settlement lasted but a few years.
It is said that in his earliest boyhood Andrea was, like Giotto, put to shepherding or cattle-herding; this is not likely, and can at any rate have lasted only a very short while, as his natural genius for art developed with singular precocity, and excited the attention of Francesco Squarcione, who entered him in the gild of painters before he had completed his eleventh year.
The office of Gaon lasted for something over 400 years, beginning about A.D.
But this only lasted a moment.
The feed store lasted into the fifties.
The entire session lasted barely ten minutes before he awoke a smile on his face.
The service lasted just under an hour and consisted mostly of Reverend Humphries preaching against giving in to the devil's temptation for wicked bodily desires.
Her resolve lasted until her father left for dinner with their wealthy neighbors.
When she finished, still attired in bathrobe and floppy slippers, and leaving a cloud of flour behind her, she crept upstairs to talk to Fred; a conversation that lasted thirty minutes.
She only lasted eight months before the big C got her.
His resolve lasted until she spoke, and he saw the truth of her words and the expression on her face.
No one said it, but internet research indicated that a coma which lasted more than two weeks might become permanent.
Her silent treatment and quiet anger lasted through the long helo ride back to the secret comms center.
The wait lasted less than an hour before Dean heard the metallic sound of a key in the lock.
Indian summer lasted seven days and not an hour longer.
The euphoria lasted for three heavenly weeks, and then she woke one morning with that old feeling of impending doom.
Their lovemaking lasted only a few minutes before his cell phone rang.
The landing of Coote preserved Madras from destruction, though the war lasted through many campaigns and only terminated with the death of Hyder.
For the Two Sicilies, completed in 1834; lasted until the invasion of the kingdom of Naples by Piedmont.
For Tuscany; lasted until the formation of the kingdom of Italy.
A truce was concluded in 1317, but as the Sicilians helped the north Italian Ghibellines in the attack on Genoa, and Frederick seized some Church revenues for military purposes, the pope (John XXII.) excommunicated him and placed the island under an interdict (1321) which lasted until 1 335.
The contest lasted with varying success for more than a year, but finally Lopez Jordan was completely defeated and driven into exile.
There was but one war, and it lasted from 488 to 481.
Simon then constructed a new citadel, north of the Temple, to take the place of the Acra, and established in Judaea the Asmonean dynasty, which lasted for nearly a century, when the Roman republic began to make its influence felt in Syria.
The Venetian nobility, resting also in its beginnings on sufferance, but on sufferance which silently obtained the force of law, lasted as long as Venice remained a separate state.
Its importance lasted until the decline of the fleet in the 4th century A.D.
In Rome and Alexandria, and even in Jerusalem, Holy Week was included in Lent and the whole fast lasted but six weeks, Saturdays, however, not being exempt.
At the famous conference, which lasted from Monday the 15th to Tuesday the 23rd of June, the hostile barons were present in large numbers; on the other hand John, who rode over each day from Windsor, was only attended by a few followers.
At Milan it was more serious and lasted longer than elsewhere, as the movement was controlled by the anarchists under Arturo Labriola; the hooligans committed many acts of savage violence, especially against those workmen who refused to strike, and much property was wilfully destroyed.
Annus, year; hence annales, sc. libri, annual records), the name given to a class of writers on Roman history, the period of whose literary activity lasted from the time of the Second Punic War to that of Sulla.
Soon after taking office he completed the negotiations begun by the Rudini administration for a new commercial treaty with France (October 1898), whereby Franco-Italian commercial relations were placed upon a normal footing after a breach which had lasted for more than ten years.
These two foreign occupations, which were almost as displeasing to the pope as to the Liberals, lasted until 1838.
Early in the year 1798 the Austrians, in pursuance of the scheme of partition agreed on at Campo Formio, entered Venice and brought to an end its era of independence which had lasted some 1100 years.
War was thus declared between the two chiefs of western Christendom, that war of investitures which out-lasted the lives of both Gregory and Henry, and was not terminated till the year 1122.
The great storm of the Mutiny of 1857, though dangerous while it lasted, was short.