"I stopped a minute to give those birds to their mother," he answered.
After all, the man whose horse trots a mile in a minute does not carry the most important messages; he is not an evangelist, nor does he come round eating locusts and wild honey.
And at once, as a clock begins to strike and chime as soon as the minute hand has completed a full circle, this change was shown by an increased activity, whirring, and chiming in the higher spheres.
Darkyn will know what it is the minute he sees it.
She lowered her gaze at the heated look from the man who drove her crazy every other minute of her day.
At any minute, she'd hear him tear them apart and then, she'd freak out.
For a minute she stared at the picture, remembering what he had said so long ago about his mother having an affair.
The minute we do, the people doing those jobs should become operators of the new machines—and get big raises because their productivity just shot way up.
She spent a minute thinking over how she'd seen human-Deidre buy things.
The next minute they were off.
Please bear with me and keep your mind open for a minute longer.
But after a minute I answered that beauty was a form of goodness--and he went away.
Working, studying... don't you have a minute you can set aside - for me?
And why had he dumped her the minute they got to town?
The whole thing only lasted a minute before the damn phone rang.
Any minute now Darian's going to beat down your door.
With renewed caution, the pair followed the chalk arrow, not the stones, expecting any minute to find someone barring their return.
It lacked only half a minute now.
She lets me kiss her now, and when she is in a particularly gentle mood, she will sit in my lap for a minute or two; but she does not return my caresses.
I can't bear this waiting and I shall cry in a minute! and she turned away from the glass, making an effort not to cry.
They'll be here in a minute... voices were suddenly heard saying; and officers, soldiers, and militiamen began running forward along the road.
Outside of that time Señor Medena and Felipa were both present every minute that Tessa was there.
What felt good a minute ago now sounded like suicide.
The minute they entered the room Connie shut the door and turned to her with wide eyes.
He changed the subject by pointing out Brandon Westlake standing near the boys, his arm about Billy, as with animated motions he seemed to be giving last-minute instructions.
Next minute there was a roar and a sharp crash, and at her side Dorothy saw the ground open in a wide crack and then come together again.
The next minute they heard his voice at the door: Be quick, boys, and stir the fire.
We cannot deal with equations that big—but a computer will solve for that in a minute if it has enough data.
I asked, and the next minute I recognized the odour of the mimosa blossoms.
A minute later the marshal's adjutant, de Castres, came in and conducted Balashev to the quarters assigned him.
A minute later the old man's large stout figure in full-dress uniform, his chest covered with orders and a scarf drawn round his stomach, waddled out into the porch.
"Five souls a minute times how many minutes in the past six months …" Gabriel shook his head.
Her concentration was on the clothes, and he tried not to smile as she spent a minute petting a sweater.