It's late, and I'm tired.
It's not too late to change your mind.
It was late day-three by our calculations when we broke through.
It's late and I have to get up early tomorrow.
But you'll be late for dinner.
Late in the afternoon, we tried something different.
As soon as Nicholas entered in his hussar uniform, diffusing around him a fragrance of perfume and wine, and had uttered the words "better late than never" and heard them repeated several times by others, people clustered around him; all eyes turned on him, and he felt at once that he had entered into his proper position in the province--that of a universal favorite: a very pleasant position, and intoxicatingly so after his long privations.
Wildlife hid behind that wall of green, but it was too late in the day for them to be hopping out on the road.
I dug in a tub of iced beer and Quinn and I toasted the two cans as we sat back on Adirondack chairs to enjoy the late afternoon.
If you rescue him, you'll be late for a movie, or a ballgame or dinner.
It was getting late and the air was taking on a chill.
She asked "Yeah. We had some late visitors."
Daniel Brennan offered an opportunity in late February.
We were late for work but in a great mood when we finally arrived.
"I did not expect this," said he to his adjutant Schneider when the latter came in late that night.
Kind of late for a walk, isn't it?
I didn't mean to make you late for your appointment.
It was a beautiful morning and there was plenty of time to kill as Howie wasn't schedule to return to the house until late afternoon.
He left early each Friday afternoon, often returning late on Monday morning.
Then he added with a smile in his voice, You two are working late together.
Frost, not uncommon in New Hampshire as late as June, was considered by Howie a villain to reckon with.
Martha had asked to come in late as baby Clair had a bad night.
I was about to call them, it was so late and you hadn't come home.
Sometimes the well dent is visible, where once a spring oozed; now dry and tearless grass; or it was covered deep--not to be discovered till some late day--with a flat stone under the sod, when the last of the race departed.
The two women let go of one another, and then, as if afraid of being too late, seized each other's hands, kissing them and pulling them away, and again began kissing each other on the face, and then to Prince Andrew's surprise both began to cry and kissed again.
But she remembered too how he had changed of late toward Mademoiselle Bourienne and could not bear to see her, thereby showing how unjust were the reproaches Princess Mary had mentally addressed to her.
When he had changed, poured water over his head, and scented himself, Nicholas arrived at the governor's rather late, but with the phrase "better late than never" on his lips.
The state of things on the staff had of late been exceedingly strained.
"If you were counting on the evening soup, you have come too late," said a voice from behind the fire with a repressed laugh.
If you want to walk this late in the evening, you need to make sure I'm with you.
Since they were scheduled to be too late for supper that day, it was a good excuse to eat out together.
It's going to be late by the time he finishes.
Across the lake, the beginning glow of from the late summer sun broke through the low clouds, signaling an end to the rain.
Lives have been lost because we've either not been believed or someone was too late following up.
We readily agreed in spite of the late Friday night hour.
Quinn set Howie up for late the prior afternoon at Mr. Cooms' home.
It was a warm late afternoon as I stood out on the sidewalk and looked up at the six massive columns towering above another busy and impressive train station.
You were late on purpose today so we'd happen to stop by the stash house.
He'd hitchhiked between towns and walked cross-country, admiring the Irish landscape as he went and cursing the cold, incessant rain of late autumn.
Yully slept deep and late despite the events of the night.
She wished she'd realized that a few days earlier, before it was too late to matter.
One evening he was very late coming home.
O'Neill observed that scrutiny of government had become so intense that officials never could have gotten away with that—and he was writing in the late 1980s.
I am sorry to say that our train was delayed in several places, which made us late in reaching New York.
TO MR. WILLIAM WADE Cambridge, February 2, 1901. ...By the way, have you any specimens of English braille especially printed for those who have lost their sight late in life or have fingers hardened by long toil, so that their touch is less sensitive than that of other blind people?
It was the only open and cultivated field for a great distance on either side of the road, so they made the most of it; and sometimes the man in the field heard more of travellers' gossip and comment than was meant for his ear: "Beans so late! peas so late!"--for I continued to plant when others had begun to hoe--the ministerial husbandman had not suspected it.
It was very pleasant, when I stayed late in town, to launch myself into the night, especially if it was dark and tempestuous, and set sail from some bright village parlor or lecture room, with a bag of rye or Indian meal upon my shoulder, for my snug harbor in the woods, having made all tight without and withdrawn under hatches with a merry crew of thoughts, leaving only my outer man at the helm, or even tying up the helm when it was plain sailing.
I have found repeatedly, of late years, that I cannot fish without falling a little in self-respect.
The beauty of the ice was gone, and it was too late to study the bottom.
Late in the afternoon, as he was resting in the thick woods south of Walden, he heard the voice of the hounds far over toward Fair Haven still pursuing the fox; and on they came, their hounding cry which made all the woods ring sounding nearer and nearer, now from Well Meadow, now from the Baker Farm.
As it grew darker, I was startled by the honking of geese flying low over the woods, like weary travellers getting in late from Southern lakes, and indulging at last in unrestrained complaint and mutual consolation.
"Papa, we shall be late," said Princess Helene, turning her beautiful head and looking over her classically molded shoulder as she stood waiting by the door.
He says the count was the last representative but one of the great century, and that it is his own turn now, but that he will do all he can to let his turn come as late as possible.
The princess glanced at her watch and, seeing that she was five minutes late in starting her practice on the clavichord, went into the sitting room with a look of alarm.
It's too late now when Vienna is occupied by the French army!
"It is too late now, it's done; besides I love her," thought Pierre.
It was late in the evening when they entered the palace at Olmutz occupied by the Emperors and their retinues.
Late that night, when all had separated, Denisov with his short hand patted his favorite, Rostov, on the shoulder.
He did not regain consciousness till late in the day, when with other wounded and captured Russian officers he was carried to the hospital.
Pierre went home, but Rostov with Dolokhov and Denisov stayed on at the club till late, listening to the gypsies and other singers.
Pierre had of late rarely seen his wife alone.
Nurse Savishna, knitting in hand, was telling in low tones, scarcely hearing or understanding her own words, what she had told hundreds of times before: how the late princess had given birth to Princess Mary in Kishenev with only a Moldavian peasant woman to help instead of a midwife.
Little as Nicholas had occupied himself with Sonya of late, something seemed to give way within him at this news.
The baby Prince Nicholas lived with his wet nurse and nurse Savishna in the late princess' rooms and Princess Mary spent most of the day in the nursery, taking a mother's place to her little nephew as best she could.
Late in the evening, when Rostov was about to leave, he asked Denisov whether he had no commission for him.
"Afraid of being late..." said the old man, looking at Kochubey.
Joseph Alexeevich was not in Petersburg--he had of late stood aside from the affairs of the Petersburg lodges, and lived almost entirely in Moscow.
Without replying either to his wife or his mother-in-law, Pierre late one night prepared for a journey and started for Moscow to see Joseph Alexeevich.
From morning till late at night, except when he eats his very plain food, he is working at science.
Awoke late, read the Scriptures but was apathetic.
Anna Mikhaylovna also had of late visited them less frequently, seemed to hold herself with particular dignity, and always spoke rapturously and gratefully of the merits of her son and the brilliant career on which he had entered.
Prince Andrew left the Rostovs' late in the evening.
But don't be late, Count, if I may venture to ask; about ten minutes to eight, please.
But what distressed the princess most of all was her father's irritability, which was always directed against her and had of late amounted to cruelty.
Late one evening the Rostovs' four sleighs drove into Marya Dmitrievna's courtyard in the old Konyusheny street.
On returning late in the evening Sonya went to Natasha's room, and to her surprise found her still dressed and asleep on the sofa.
On the contrary it tormented her more than anything else of late, and particularly so on this bright, hot summer day in town.
Petya pushed her hand away with his knee, seized a biscuit, and as if fearing to be too late, again shouted "Hurrah!" with a voice already hoarse.
It was already late when he rose after sealing the letter.
It was by now late in the afternoon.
Of late he had received so many new and very serious impressions--such as the retreat from Smolensk, his visit to Bald Hills, and the recent news of his father's death--and had experienced so many emotions, that for a long time past those memories had not entered his mind, and now that they did, they did not act on him with nearly their former strength.
And why were all efforts exhausted and six thousand men sacrificed to defend it till late at night on the twenty-fourth?
Ah, my friend, it has of late become hard for me to live.
The peasants say that a cold wind blows in late spring because the oaks are budding, and really every spring cold winds do blow when the oak is budding.
Prince Vasili, who of late very often forgot what he had said and repeated one and the same thing a hundred times, remarked to his daughter whenever he chanced to see her:
But hard as they all worked till quite late that night, they could not get everything packed.
When it was late at night they went out together into the street.
The next morning they woke late and were again delayed so often that they only got as far as Great Mytishchi.
"Am I not too late?" he thought.
After a few words about Princess Mary and her late father, whom Malvintseva had evidently not liked, and having asked what Nicholas knew of Prince Andrew, who also was evidently no favorite of hers, the important old lady dismissed Nicholas after repeating her invitation to come to see her.
When he had finished that business it was already too late to go anywhere but still too early to go to bed, and for a long time he paced up and down the room, reflecting on his life, a thing he rarely did.
Napoleon himself was in Moscow as late as the twenty-fifth.
"Oh, it is really too late," said Count Orlov, looking at the camp.
They would have some time to enjoy a late Christmas at home when they returned.
"It" was a late model blue Toyota Camry.
The realization came slow and late, but clear.
We're already late getting started on account of him and the saddle bum will probably use up another half-hour of daylight eating our food.
Too late she realized that her shirt would do the same.
They rode into Ashley in the late afternoon.
In the fog of desire she knew one thing - it was too late to protest.
It was too late or too early to do anything about it now.
Isn't it a little late to start worrying about that sort of thing?
I should have thought about it before, but it's never too late to stop doing something you know is wrong.
I was hoping I was simply a few weeks late, but it's been over three now and then this started.
"He's sleeping in late," Martha said.
I go back to the late 1940s.
I want to help before it's too late, like with the little boy.
It takes time for me to establish motion and I got a late start.
After a stroll up town for coffee and a doughnut, I felt it was late enough to try Quinn in California.
Betsy gently roused me from my nap for a late dinner.
It might make me a few minutes late meeting with Jackson but all the more time for Brennan to speak with him first.
I forced him to wait while we ate a late lunch, early dinner, meal.
Oh, and the tropical storm will become a hurricane late Saturday night.
A little too late now.
She was late by an hour.
It's too late for that.
She hesitated then exited the car and shivered in the late night breeze.
It's too late for that.
One night the king sat up very late, writing letters and sending messages; and the little page was kept busy running on errands until past midnight.
Late one evening he came to a little farmhouse in a lonely valley.
Why do some people keep their mental faculties so late in life?
But wait (as they say on late-night TV commercials), there's more!
It was delightful to lose ourselves in the green hollows of that tangled wood in the late afternoon, and to smell the cool, delicious odours that came up from the earth at the close of day.
We would have taken any way rather than this; but it was late and growing dark, and the trestle was a short cut home.
It is never too late to give up our prejudices.
You could sit up as late as you pleased, and, whenever you got up, go abroad without any landlord or house-lord dogging you for rent.
The yellow corn and turnips were too late to come to anything.
Contrary to his habit of being late, Pierre on that day arrived at the Bergs' house, not at ten but at fifteen minutes to eight.
She was afraid of being late for Matins.
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.
Adjutants and generals galloped about, shouted, grew angry, quarreled, said they had come quite wrong and were late, gave vent to a little abuse, and at last gave it all up and went forward, simply to get somewhere.
And they did indeed get somewhere, though not to their right places; a few eventually even got to their right place, but too late to be of any use and only in time to be fired at.
"Too late again!" flashed through Petya's mind and he galloped on to the place from which the rapid firing could be heard.
We lived under the late count--the kingdom of heaven be his!--and we have lived under you too, without ever being wronged.
Too soon or too late... it is terrible!
"I'm sorry we're late," Carmen said.
In late 2009, the entire genome of corn was decoded.
He is the well-known Prince Bolkonski who had to retire from the army under the late Emperor, and was nicknamed 'the King of Prussia.'
At that table were his mother, his mother's old lady companion Belova, his wife, their three children with their governess and tutor, his wife's nephew with his tutor, Sonya, Denisov, Natasha, her three children, their governess, and old Michael Ivanovich, the late prince's architect, who was living on in retirement at Bald Hills.
Makar Alexeevich, the brother of my late master--may the kingdom of heaven be his--has remained here, but he is in a weak state as you know, said the old servant.
In those last moments when it was too late, she had decided to go with them.
It wasn't that late when Betsy arrived there and found the note.