"A few miles," he said.
He says it's only a few miles away and we'll be right back.
The driver took them to a Spanish design home a few miles from the hacienda.
Her presence was reassuring but she was driving extra miles to work every day.
It was nearly dark and she was a good fifty miles from home.
Yeah, you could get to it, but it would take a while, and you'd be subjecting yourself to thorns, ticks, snakes and about ten miles of the roughest country you can imagine.
But then, he didn't have to travel that many miles to get her alone.
Anyway, the ranch was a good fifteen miles away from Bartlesville.
He was working on the ranch, fifteen miles away.
Not that she was likely to see him again - especially out here in the desert, hundreds of miles from their little Texas ranch.
He was proud of the fifteen or more miles his freighters could travel in a day.
The Indians were probably miles away, headed for Mexico.
Cindy, that's forty miles out in the middle of nowhere.
No, I haven't seen it, but I won't be driving the forty miles every day, either.
I grew up thirty miles to the north.
Martha commutes weekends a hundred miles from their home.
I've travelled many miles since my last and I'm becoming impatient for company.
It came from Boston, a few hundred miles away; sort of like the tip you just made.
Sofi's skill relied mostly on reading the future of a specific soul by touching them, and he'd not let her within miles of a vamp since taking over her guardianship.
All of them expected nothing less than instant death; but to their surprise the wooden creatures flew into the air with them and bore them far away, over miles and miles of wooden country, until they came to a wooden city.
For this reason they had bought some powder and stored it at Concord,[Footnote: Concord (_pro_. kong'krd).] nearly twenty miles away.
The schoolhouse was two or three miles from home, but he did not mind the long walk through the woods and over the hills.
There were no railroads at that time, and Exeter was nearly fifty miles away.
Of course, if you wanted to print it out and read it, the stack of paper would be many miles high.
We can't run sixty miles in an hour, so we make cars.
Consider Liechtenstein, whose 35,000 residents live in about sixty square miles in Europe in the Alps.
I spent the autumn months with my family at our summer cottage, on a mountain about fourteen miles from Tuscumbia.
Miss Sullivan and I spent the rest of the winter with our friends, the Chamberlins in Wrentham, twenty-five miles from Boston.
I rode horseback nearly every evening and once I rode five miles at a fast gallop.
The distance is thirty miles; the fare ninety cents.
I have thus surveyed the country on every side within a dozen miles of where I live.
The real attractions of the Hollowell farm, to me, were: its complete retirement, being, about two miles from the village, half a mile from the nearest neighbor, and separated from the highway by a broad field; its bounding on the river, which the owner said protected it by its fogs from frosts in the spring, though that was nothing to me; the gray color and ruinous state of the house and barn, and the dilapidated fences, which put such an interval between me and the last occupant; the hollow and lichen-covered apple trees, gnawed by rabbits, showing what kind of neighbors I should have; but above all, the recollection I had of it from my earliest voyages up the river, when the house was concealed behind a dense grove of red maples, through which I heard the house-dog bark.
Though in the new reign he was free to return to the capitals, he still continued to live in the country, remarking that anyone who wanted to see him could come the hundred miles from Moscow to Bald Hills, while he himself needed no one and nothing.
They might call a halt here or we'll have to do another four miles without eating.
The Pavlograd Hussars were stationed two miles from Braunau.