His canines were four times the length of hers.
Now, that's a full-length stretch.
In length, with a basal girth of 24 in.
To what length can the human lifespan be extended?
At length, others of the servants heard him, and were entranced by his wonderful song.
She walked the length of the wing and felt the feeling fade a little.
His gaze traveled the length of the glowing forest to the walls and settled in the direction of the magic Springs.
You may die in your bed or God may spare you in a battle, replied Marya Dmitrievna's deep voice, which easily carried the whole length of the table.
He held her at arm's length, forcing himself out of the cloud of desire tormenting him.
At length he heard the sound of a soft knock on his door.
My physical limitations are forgotten--my world lies upward, the length and the breadth and the sweep of the heavens are mine!
The length of her body was strikingly out of proportion to her short legs.
The bullet hole hadn't been visible at first due to Wassermann's long hair, the condition of the body, and the length of time in the water.
When the majority shall at length vote for the abolition of slavery, it will be because they are indifferent to slavery, or because there is but little slavery left to be abolished by their vote.
Most queries were answered in monosyllables except the last, which Dean put off by explaining they'd discuss the bones at length in the morning.
The full-length, sequined halter gown she wore clung to every curve and sported slits on both sides clear up to the hip.
Showering and dressing in jeans and a waist length blouse, she was in the Kitchen by the time Katie got up.
Darian rubbed his face, his fingers running the length of where the deepest and most knotted scar had been.
But at length they came unexpectedly upon a huge rock that shut off the passage and blocked them from proceeding a single step farther.
At length the chief of the band called to Otanes and said, "Young fellow, have you anything worth taking?"
At length every jar and vase was cracked or broken, and the precious stones they contained were melting, too, and running in little streams over the trees and bushes of the forest.
"Mamma!" rang out the clear contralto notes of her childish voice, audible the whole length of the table.
He went along the whole length of this passage to the stairs and, frowning and rubbing his forehead with both hands, went down as far as the first landing.
His eyes were white then black then changed from every color in between, his brown hair of medium length and wavy, ruffled by the sea breeze.
He moved to the bed and lowered her onto her back, pressing her soft shape flat with the full length of his body.
The tongue is remarkable for its great length, measuring about 17 in.
These are, however, by no means the heaviest - one, whose length is 7 ft.
A wide porch stretched the length of the building, and above it were two balconies with black wrought iron banisters that curved out gracefully.
It has a total length of 37 in., of which 22 are taken up by the tail.
At length the old hound burst into view with muzzle to the ground, and snapping the air as if possessed, and ran directly to the rock; but, spying the dead fox, she suddenly ceased her hounding as if struck dumb with amazement, and walked round and round him in silence; and one by one her pups arrived, and, like their mother, were sobered into silence by the mystery.
They went into the reception room familiar to Pierre, with two Italian windows opening into the conservatory, with its large bust and full length portrait of Catherine the Great.
He swung the ax once more, now only half a body length away.
She relaxed, leaning into his kiss – enjoying the full length of his body against hers.
As she did every day, she wriggled out onto it and crept the length of the ledge to the neighboring window.
Among other characteristics of these animals may be noticed the great length of the neck and limbs, the complete absence of lateral toes and the long and tufted tail.
He gathered together a band of supporters, plans were drawn up, and at length all was ready for the rising.
They waited in silence while he skinned the fox, then followed the brush a while, and at length turned off into the woods again.
In proportion as the mouth of the cove was wider compared with its length, the water over the bar was deeper compared with that in the basin.
Such a rule of the two diameters not only guides us toward the sun in the system and the heart in man, but draws lines through the length and breadth of the aggregate of a man's particular daily behaviors and waves of life into his coves and inlets, and where they intersect will be the height or depth of his character.
The ice in the pond at length begins to be honeycombed, and I can set my heel in it as I walk.
Reviewing his impressions of the recent battle, picturing pleasantly to himself the impression his news of a victory would create, or recalling the send-off given him by the commander-in-chief and his fellow officers, Prince Andrew was galloping along in a post chaise enjoying the feelings of a man who has at length begun to attain a long-desired happiness.
He held the pistol in his right hand at arm's length, apparently afraid of shooting himself with it.
He remembered how carefully and at what length everything relating to form and procedure was discussed at those meetings, and how sedulously and promptly all that related to the gist of the business was evaded.
Balashev was only two horses' length from the equestrian with the bracelets, plumes, necklaces, and gold embroidery, who was galloping toward him with a theatrically solemn countenance, when Julner, the French colonel, whispered respectfully: "The King of Naples!"
At length Dron, the village Elder, entered the room and with a deep bow to Princess Mary came to a halt by the doorpost.
At length when he had understood and looked in the direction the old man indicated, he recognized Natasha, and following his first impulse stepped instantly and rapidly toward the coach.
Tikhon with equal accuracy would split logs with blows at arm's length, or holding the head of the ax would cut thin little pegs or carve spoons.
Katie sought an entrance into the palatial estate, not seeing one along this side. She ran alongside the marble structure. It was well over quarter mile in length. Toby pulled away from her suddenly, and she stopped so fast, she tripped.
The two bikers had started down a slight but long downhill, less than a bike length apart, picking up speed as they rolled along.
The helmet was cracked down the entire length of the left side.
She found herself remembering what his body looked like when he stripped down to spar with her, how the muscular length of him felt against her own body when they were locked in combat.
"Those are fingers," he said, observing the length and shape of the marks.
Exact information in regard to the period of gestation of the female is still lacking, the length of the period being given from eighteen to twenty-two months by different authorities.
38 in., weighing 102 lb; while a second, of which the length is 7 ft.
A ventral vessel occurs on the anterior side of the metasome and forms a loop extending down the entire length of the stalk, while a " heart " projects into the cavity of the pericardium, probably connected on the ventral side of the notochord with the ventral vessel, and on its dorsal side with the dorsal vessel.
In length and extends S.E.
At length the hostility of the princes was overcome, and in December 1282 Rudolph invested his sons Albert and Rudolph with the duchies of Austria and Styria at Augsburg, and so laid the foundations of the greatness of the house of Habsburg.
As Scottish historian Thomas Carlyle once observed, "Man seldom, or rather never for a length of time and deliberately, rebels against anything that does not deserve rebelling against."
Thanks to our friend and helper, our world lies upward; the length and breadth and sweep of the heavens are ours!
Neither the length of the word nor the combination of letters seems to make any difference to the child.
When one man has reduced a fact of the imagination to be a fact to his understanding, I foresee that all men at length establish their lives on that basis.
A man who has at length found something to do will not need to get a new suit to do it in; for him the old will do, that has lain dusty in the garret for an indeterminate period.
At length, in the beginning of May, with the help of some of my acquaintances, rather to improve so good an occasion for neighborliness than from any necessity, I set up the frame of my house.
The present was my next experiment of this kind, which I purpose to describe more at length, for convenience putting the experience of two years into one.
At length you slowly raise, pulling hand over hand, some horned pout squeaking and squirming to the upper air.
At length the wind rose, the mist increased, and the waves began to run, and the perch leaped much higher than before, half out of water, a hundred black points, three inches long, at once above the surface.
The faintest assured objection which one healthy man feels will at length prevail over the arguments and customs of mankind.
At length, as I leaned with my elbow on the bench one day, it ran up my clothes, and along my sleeve, and round and round the paper which held my dinner, while I kept the latter close, and dodged and played at bopeep with it; and when at last I held still a piece of cheese between my thumb and finger, it came and nibbled it, sitting in my hand, and afterward cleaned its face and paws, like a fly, and walked away.
At length, in the war of 1812, her dwelling was set on fire by English soldiers, prisoners on parole, when she was away, and her cat and dog and hens were all burned up together.
They were so familiar that at length one alighted on an armful of wood which I was carrying in, and pecked at the sticks without fear.
At length the sun's rays have attained the right angle, and warm winds blow up mist and rain and melt the snowbanks, and the sun, dispersing the mist, smiles on a checkered landscape of russet and white smoking with incense, through which the traveller picks his way from islet to islet, cheered by the music of a thousand tinkling rills and rivulets whose veins are filled with the blood of winter which they are bearing off.
I pumped my fellow-prisoner as dry as I could, for fear I should never see him again; but at length he showed me which was my bed, and left me to blow out the lamp.
Though Dean wished to remain at hand's-length from her troubled life he quickly sensed from her disjointed description Cynthia had been correct when she assessed that the woman carried serious emotional pain.
Cynthia just shook her head, not answering, until Dean held her at arm's length and insisted on a response.
Not only was he miffed at Weller's attitude, but at the short length of his own fuse.
It pained Dean to see her 30 pounds thinner, wearing an ill fitting wig in place of her waist-length ebony hair, but her indomitable spirit continued to leave him in awe.
Dean was within ten miles of Parkside before he noticed a blue Ford that had stayed behind him for an unusual length of time.
Willie's testicles were in the same shape as his brother's and he'd been dead about the same length of time.
Dean moved behind a post, trying to get what little privacy the squad room and the length of his phone cord allowed.
Dean fidgeted in his seat, an arm's length from the door and half an arm length from a light switch.
Giraffes are inhabitants of open country, and owing to their length of neck and long flexible tongues are enabled to browse on tall trees, mimosas being favourites.
In length, and weighs 771lb, the other being somewhat smaller.
5 a curves somewhat forward and again divides at least once; while the hind prong is of great length undivided, and directed backwards in a manner found in no other deer.
From its source, it joins the Danube, which river down to that point it equals in length and far exceeds in volume of water.
He had no idea of the depth of the gorge or the length of the rope, but he prayed it was sufficient.
As regards general form, the most distinctive feature is the great relative length of the tail, which reaches the hocks, and is donkey-like rather than deer-like in form.
In length by 4 in width, it consists of a series of precipitous rocks rudely piled into irregular blocks and pinnacles, and strongly contrasting with a rich vegetation.
The observed facts as to polarization are thus readily explained, and the general law connecting the intensity of the scattered light with the wave-length follows almost as easily from considerations of dimensions.
The dress was full length, rather plain, with a high collar.