He says it's only a few miles away and we'll be right back.
He was proud of the fifteen or more miles his freighters could travel in a day.
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.
Anyway, the ranch was a good fifteen miles away from Bartlesville.
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 have thus surveyed the country on every side within a dozen miles of where I live.
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.
But then, he didn't have to travel that many miles to get her alone.
Not that she was likely to see him again - especially out here in the desert, hundreds of miles from their little Texas ranch.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Rostov party spent the night at Mytishchi, fourteen miles from Moscow.
The seclusion she knew well, having been brought up less than five miles from this house.
Childhood excursions had taught her that the country was rough, but was she up to ten miles of walking?
You wouldn't get two miles into those woods before you were lost.
Bald Hills, Prince Nicholas Bolkonski's estate, lay forty miles east from Smolensk and two miles from the main road to Moscow.
When her carriage drove out of the house, he mounted and accompanied her eight miles from Bogucharovo to where the road was occupied by our troops.
Having gone nearly three miles he at last met an acquaintance and eagerly addressed him.
Below the village the road crossed the river by a bridge and, winding down and up, rose higher and higher to the village of Valuevo visible about four miles away, where Napoleon was then stationed.
Behind it were seven hundred miles of hunger-stricken, hostile country; ahead were a few dozen miles separating it from its goal.
The Russians retreated eighty miles--to beyond Moscow--and the French reached Moscow and there came to a standstill.
On the Poklonny Hill, four miles from the Dorogomilov gate of Moscow, Kutuzov got out of his carriage and sat down on a bench by the roadside.
Having gone a couple of miles along the Mozhaysk road, Pierre sat down by the roadside.
He indicated the stud farms at which Nicholas might procure horses, recommended to him a horse dealer in the town and a landowner fourteen miles out of town who had the best horses, and promised to assist him in every way.
Immediately on leaving the governor's, Nicholas hired post horses and, taking his squadron quartermaster with him, drove at a gallop to the landowner, fourteen miles away, who had the stud.
Having changed horses twice and galloped twenty miles in an hour and a half over a sticky, muddy road, Bolkhovitinov reached Litashevka after one o'clock at night.