She scowled down at him, her heart beating a mile a minute.
With every mile they traveled closer to the ranch, her anxiety increased.
The house sits more than a mile off the snow plow route, so sometimes I'm snowed in for a week or so.
We drove another mile before spotting a corner variety store.
We have this pledge among ourselves not getting a Texas mile near any of these cases.
The hair on the back of his neck had been standing for the past mile he'd walked, only he wasn't entirely certain why.
When Dean didn't answer, she continued, professionally, but with a hint of sarcasm, sing-songing a rehearsed litany—present your driver's license and registration and something about exceeding a fifty-mile-an-hour speed limit.
While the walk was less than a half-mile, Ouray's 7,800-foot elevation and the uphill rise caused Dean to quicken his breathing—one more reminder to get in shape.
He had a sentimental streak in him a mile wide, but he'd never admit it.
There were a number of different routes, but the Deans chose the two-mile town site loop, a nearly flat path that first traversed a scented pine forest and then opened to a spectacular view of the surrounding mountains.
After a few minutes rest, they continued, first hearing, then seeing the waterfall and the reservoir from which the penstock first drew the water for its mile-long trip to town.
Maybe that was because Josh was only a mile down the road.
Her body shook off the chill by the first mile marker and by the second, the moon was directly overhead.
At the fourth mile marker, she paused.
"An hour jogging. Their scouts don't start until about half a mile from the castle," Rhyn answered.
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.
Most of these commuters lived on the eastern perimeter, as if the extra mile or two made their daily trek somehow more acceptable.
Dean and Sackler drove about a mile down old Route 22 to a chrome and Formica railroad-car diner straight out of the fifties.
They found the problem about a mile down the creek.
Josh's house wasn't visible, but it was only about a quarter of a mile from her drive.
More than likely his mind was going a mile a minute like hers was.
The park was over a mile on each side, hedged by a wall.
The ocean was visible; she estimated they were about half a mile from the orchard.
They found the ruins about a mile further where the creek followed a gorge between two high cliffs.
The watering-place of Royat lies a little more than a mile to the west.
Of that of Hephaestus only two columns remain, while of that of Asclepius, a mile to the south of the town, an anta and two pillars are preserved.
After a journey of several hours they came to a point where the river curved, and they found they must cross a mile or so of the Valley before they came to the Pyramid Mountain.
Jim did not make a mile a minute; but almost before they were aware of it he drew up at the foot of the mountain, so suddenly that the Wizard and Zeb both sailed over the dashboard and landed in the soft grass--where they rolled over several times before they stopped.
The school was more than a mile from their home, and the children trotted along as fast as their short legs could carry them.
They had walked a mile or two towards home, when they came to the edge of a narrow and deep ravine.
But hey, today we eat things labeled "cheese-food" that have never been within a mile of a cow.
The drive from the station to the house, a distance of one mile, was very lovely and restful.
Since I wrote you, Helen and I have gone to live all by ourselves in a little garden-house about a quarter of a mile from her home, only a short distance from Ivy Green, the Keller homestead.
They lived about a mile off through the woods, and were quite used to the route.
At length the jays arrive, whose discordant screams were heard long before, as they were warily making their approach an eighth of a mile off, and in a stealthy and sneaking manner they flit from tree to tree, nearer and nearer, and pick up the kernels which the squirrels have dropped.
On October 11, 1805, one of the infantry regiments that had just reached Braunau had halted half a mile from the town, waiting to be inspected by the commander-in-chief.
Only Denisov's squadron of hussars remained on the farther side of the bridge facing the enemy, who could be seen from the hill on the opposite bank but was not yet visible from the bridge, for the horizon as seen from the valley through which the river flowed was formed by the rising ground only half a mile away.