No one leaves his mate in a place like this.
Life as it is leaves one no peace.
The leaves quickly fell to the ground, forming a thick layer everywhere.
The moon is a fickle lover, like a beautiful woman…she gives her whole heart but once a month and leaves you before dawn…why fear you the night?
She called to him as he hunkered down beside a rose bush with a few brown leaves clinging to it.
It was very exciting at that season to roam the then boundless chestnut woods of Lincoln--they now sleep their long sleep under the railroad--with a bag on my shoulder, and a stick to open burs with in my hand, for I did not always wait for the frost, amid the rustling of leaves and the loud reproofs of the red squirrels and the jays, whose half-consumed nuts I sometimes stole, for the burs which they had selected were sure to contain sound ones.
They come rustling through the woods like autumn leaves, at least ten men to one loon.
In dry gourds, they were served a hot tea made from the ground leaves of something Bordeaux called the lip fern.
He leaves no room for failure or my hope that certain things will change, she said.
When the leaves and the trees fell, the water and the soil covered them; and then more trees grew and fell also, and were buried under water and soil.
The leaves are waiting for us.
She turned the leaves and showed them the strange letters.
She brushed leaves from her clothes and slowly walked up the drive.
My fingers lingered almost unconsciously on the familiar leaves and blossoms which had just come forth to greet the sweet southern spring.
Until the attack was defended and defeated, Christmas mornings, autumn leaves, spring flowers and summer picnics were no more than passing dreams.
It's also a bond that folks in my position have to be careful about taking on, because it leaves me vulnerable.
Unable to sleep without knowing the truth, Toby huddled beneath the jungle leaves and stretched his senses until he found Katie. He couldn't put her in more danger, if there was something wrong with Ully. She was close enough for him to find when he needed to. If he kept some distance between him and Katie, he could figure out what was wrong with Ully without endangering her more.
She said there was a woman who came to see her three days every five, with eyes like the first leaves of spring.
Inside the hedge they came upon row after row of large and handsome plants with broad leaves gracefully curving until their points nearly reached the ground.
From the cave we have advanced to roofs of palm leaves, of bark and boughs, of linen woven and stretched, of grass and straw, of boards and shingles, of stones and tiles.
A bird sits on the next bough, life-everlasting grows under the table, and blackberry vines run round its legs; pine cones, chestnut burs, and strawberry leaves are strewn about.
Even ice begins with delicate crystal leaves, as if it had flowed into moulds which the fronds of waterplants have impressed on the watery mirror.
Frustration finally drove the couple to play the game the same way—contact no one, put your head in the sand, and hope everyone leaves you alone and forgets you exist.
The leaves of the big oak tree were like silver filigree and the white cross beneath it looked iridescent.
"I.ll sit outside the door to make sure no one leaves," Rhyn suggested.
She kicked a pile of leaves from the branches where the floodwaters had deposited it a few weeks ago.
She cut the strings and pulled a few leaves from a new bale of alfalfa hay.
That leaves demons. Maybe trees don't like demons.
They navigated the jungle as fast as they could, catching themselves against trees as they slid through slippery piles of leaves and over fallen branches. Katie ran until she was breathless. Deidre kept on running, and Katie pushed her body forward.
Cleary must have done something in Scranton that leaves a trail.
He's barefoot after he leaves his shoes on the beach and needs some kind of footwear so he might as well get bike shoes; after all, he's biking.
We're 'officially' given a job to do and then the brass leaves the room while we discuss how to 'unofficially' get it done.
The leaves quickly fell to the ground, forming a thick layer everywhere.
The pages fluttered to the floor, like leaves in autumn.
Which leaves Gerald at home alone.
Which leaves Jonny, Xander mused.
From the open Atlantic. A marigot, called the Ndiadier or Maringuins, leaves the river 40 m.
Some were red, some white, and others were delicate pink, and they were peeping out from between the green leaves like beautiful little fairies.
The whole tree itself is but one leaf, and rivers are still vaster leaves whose pulp is intervening earth, and towns and cities are the ova of insects in their axils.
He leaves no room for failure or my hope that certain things will change.
Gabriel was at his place in the underworld, a small cottage tucked into Death.s realm, in the Everdark forest of Immortal trees whose hissing, fanlike leaves and snake-like branches moved to catch the quiet wind.
No one leaves this floor unless it.s me.
That still leaves enough time to have an early dinner on Bourbon Street.
Leaves in an hour.
She inched away from a plant whose slender stalk was maneuvering through several other plants to position its leaves in direct sunlight.
The wind came suddenly, and with a vengeance, bouncing leaves and small branches across the yard.
I love the beautiful spring, because the budding trees and the blossoming flowers and the tender green leaves fill my heart with joy.
He leaves nothing; no DNA, no fingerprints, no witnesses.
We've got patrols around-- " "Speck doesn't understand that if even a mosquito leaves the town, there's no way we can stop the spread!"
The bounty of New England's autumn surrounded them, and the sun reflected off the leaves as if it were playing with the tone, searching for the perfect combination of pigment.
Elisabeth chuckled, "I swear, there is a breeze when she enters and leaves a room."
That leaves your people.
He looked up instinctively, sensing something different about this thunder. It didn't sound like the rumbling thunder he'd heard in the mortal world. It sounded like an explosion in the sky. The jungle canopy blocked his view, so he leapt up to catch the branch of the nearest tree. He scaled the tree quickly, stopping only when he broke through the layers of leaves. More tiny explosions came, and he twisted to see what they were.
Instead they ask me if I want some Burmese Rain forest mixture or some leaves pressed by cloistered nuns in Nepal.
A sudden gust of wind ruffled the leaves of the trees, creating a sound much like the surf.
After flowing for a distance of 55 m., through the Engadine it leaves Swiss territory at Martinsbruck and enters Austria.
Presently they came to a low plant which had broad, spreading leaves, in the center of which grew a single fruit about as large as a peach.
From our standpoint, the plant wastes all the rest of its energy on riotous living: growing roots and leaves, soaking up water, separating carbon molecules from oxygen ones.
How well I remember the graceful draperies that enfolded me, the bright autumn leaves that wreathed my head, and the fruit and grain at my feet and in my hands, and beneath all the piety of the masque the oppressive sense of coming ill that made my heart heavy.
I represent my teacher as saying to me of the golden autumn leaves, "Yes, they are beautiful enough to comfort us for the flight of summer"--an idea direct from Miss Canby's story.
She reaches out and touches the leaves, and the world of growing things is hers, as truly as it is ours, to enjoy while she holds the leaves in her fingers and smells the blossoms, and to remember when the walk is done.
Some were red, some white, and others pale pink, and they were just peeping out of the green leaves, as rosy-faced children peep out from their warm beds in wintertime before they are quite willing to get up.
Then looking more closely at the trees around, they saw that the treasure was all melting away, and that much of it was already spread over the leaves of the oak trees and maples, which were shining with their gorgeous dress of gold and bronze, crimson and emerald.
Of course, he soon noticed the brightness of the leaves, and discovered the cause, too, when he caught sight of the broken jars and vases from which the melted treasure was still dropping.
Of course, he had not gone far when he noticed the brightness of the leaves, and he quickly guessed the cause when he saw the broken jars from which the treasure was still dropping.
"The leaves are as lovely as the flowers!" cried they, in their delight.
'I thought everybody had the same thought about the leaves, but I do not know now.
Be sure that you give the poor the aid they most need, though it be your example which leaves them far behind.
And hark! here comes the cattle-train bearing the cattle of a thousand hills, sheepcots, stables, and cow-yards in the air, drovers with their sticks, and shepherd boys in the midst of their flocks, all but the mountain pastures, whirled along like leaves blown from the mountains by the September gales.
Am I not partly leaves and vegetable mould myself?
He had soaked hemlock leaves in water and drank it, and thought that was better than water in warm weather.
Once it chanced that I stood in the very abutment of a rainbow's arch, which filled the lower stratum of the atmosphere, tinging the grass and leaves around, and dazzling me as if I looked through colored crystal.
But now the kind October wind rises, rustling the leaves and rippling the surface of the water, so that no loon can be heard or seen, though his foes sweep the pond with spy-glasses, and make the woods resound with their discharges.
But commonly I kindled my fire with the dry leaves of the forest, which I had stored up in my shed before the snow came.
As it flows it takes the forms of sappy leaves or vines, making heaps of pulpy sprays a foot or more in depth, and resembling, as you look down on them, the laciniated, lobed, and imbricated thalluses of some lichens; or you are reminded of coral, of leopard's paws or birds' feet, of brains or lungs or bowels, and excrements of all kinds.
No wonder that the earth expresses itself outwardly in leaves, it so labors with the idea inwardly.
Just for a whim of his own, goodness only knows why, he leaves me and locks me up alone in the country.
Like wind over leaves ran an excited whisper: They're coming!
"He exists, but to understand Him is hard," the Mason began again, looking not at Pierre but straight before him, and turning the leaves of his book with his old hands which from excitement he could not keep still.
Warmed by the spring sunshine he sat in the caleche looking at the new grass, the first leaves on the birches, and the first puffs of white spring clouds floating across the clear blue sky.
The birches with their sticky green leaves were motionless, and lilac-colored flowers and the first blades of green grass were pushing up and lifting last year's leaves.
Beneath the trees grew some kind of lush, wet, bushy vegetation with silver-lit leaves and stems here and there.
There was a smell of decaying leaves and of dog.
Now he rode beside Ilyin under the birch trees, occasionally plucking leaves from a branch that met his hand, sometimes touching his horse's side with his foot, or, without turning round, handing a pipe he had finished to an hussar riding behind him, with as calm and careless an air as though he were merely out for a ride.
Even at ten o'clock, when the Rostovs got out of their carriage at the chapel, the sultry air, the shouts of hawkers, the light and gay summer clothes of the crowd, the dusty leaves of the trees on the boulevard, the sounds of the band and the white trousers of a battalion marching to parade, the rattling of wheels on the cobblestones, and the brilliant, hot sunshine were all full of that summer languor, that content and discontent with the present, which is most strongly felt on a bright, hot day in town.
They gathered the fallen leaves that dropped of themselves from that withered tree--the French army--and sometimes shook that tree itself.
Clothes, saddles, reins, were all wet, slippery, and sodden, like the ground and the fallen leaves that strewed the road.
Denisov, the esaul, and Petya rode silently, following the peasant in the knitted cap who, stepping lightly with outturned toes and moving noiselessly in his bast shoes over the roots and wet leaves, silently led them to the edge of the forest.
On reaching a large oak tree that had not yet shed its leaves, he stopped and beckoned mysteriously to them with his hand.
It kind of leaves you in trouble either way, doesn't it?
It leaves us with two, plus Sector HQ.
Soon they were in the aspens; green-yellow leaves whispering in the almost unfelt breeze.
Nearly all the leaves had fallen off the trees except for the huge scarlet oak in the back yard.
She pealed off a couple of leaves of hay and threw them into Ed's stall.
Of course, she said nothing else, which leaves me in a position I don't like.
I did not eat them; but I loved their fragrance and enjoyed hunting for them in the leaves and grass.
It was suggested that I should change the title from "Autumn Leaves" to "The Frost King," which I did.
He says that she did pretty well and managed to make, after models, some conventional designs of the outlines of leaves and rosettes.
The books are not heavy, because the leaves with the raised type do not lie close.
I will tell you how King Frost happened to think of painting the leaves, for it is a strange story.
Whichever side you walk in the woods the partridge bursts away on whirring wings, jarring the snow from the dry leaves and twigs on high, which comes sifting down in the sunbeams like golden dust, for this brave bird is not to be scared by winter.
That leaves you, Ben.
Well, your pal leaves for a few days and turns off the power.
The golds and reds of the leaves produced a different landscape each day.
More and more of your everyday life leaves such an echo.
We were busy cutting out paper dolls; but we soon wearied of this amusement, and after cutting up our shoestrings and clipping all the leaves off the honeysuckle that were within reach, I turned my attention to Martha's corkscrews.
When one enters the portals of learning, one leaves the dearest pleasures--solitude, books and imagination--outside with the whispering pines.
If she leaves, then Pierre tells Dusty, and we all get yelled at.
"Or leaves you here somewhere," she mused.
"He leaves tomorrow," Tim said before Brady could speak.
There was not a breath of wind to stir the young leaves on the trees.
There, too, after a fit of temper, I went to find comfort and to hide my hot face in the cool leaves and grass.
Watch the kid, and make sure nothing-- and I mean nothing-- leaves that place alive!
Which leaves you here.
So perfect is this instinct, that once, when I had laid them on the leaves again, and one accidentally fell on its side, it was found with the rest in exactly the same position ten minutes afterward.
Not us, not Katie, not the demons. That leaves other Immortals. Looks like we're not the only ones here.