But then so was the scream of a mountain lion, and she had never seen one of those, either.
There were bears and mountain lions, but in all the years she had lived here, she had never known of anyone being attacked.
He was studying the mountain ranges intently.
In fact, I'd confine myself to a bank vault or a guru's mountain top sanctuary.
It was a short distance from Surry Mountain Lake and park, and about seven mile from our recently established office in town.
That's not a mountain-moving revelation.
The window overlooked the neighboring mountain, coated in white with clouds clinging to its peak.
The windows of the compound at the peak of the mountain were protected by film to keep light from leaking out.
Sensing him, the large vamp stopped walking to the fortress built into the mountain and faced him.
They were everywhere, like the mountain ranges surrounding their hideout.
The staging area was where the vamp remembered it being, tucked at the base of a mountain in a draw.
They passed through two more doors before exiting into a cold desert night on the side of a mountain, overlooking the activity at the elevator's entrance.
These elderly patrons paid their bills, didn't trash their rooms and, to a person, were breathlessly enthralled with the mountains, weather, scenery, and everything else about the beautiful mountain town of Ouray, Colorado.
Jennifer dismissed her concerns, expressing a wish that she had Cynthia's ability to capture this mountain beauty.
Pumpkin told me they thought he chased Billy down the mountain to his death!
The cool mountain air made her shiver.
Beyond a nearby mountain range, lights and explosions lit up both the sky and the air between earth and sky.
They reached a small encampment at the bottom of a mountain and passed around it, one calling out a greeting as someone trotted out to meet them.
I didn't know this mountain was so tall.
"That is true," agreed the Wizard, "and as the river seems to be flowing in the direction of the Pyramid Mountain it will be the easiest way for us to travel."
The mountain before them was shaped like a cone and was so tall that its point was lost in the clouds.
On a mountain near their city, there was a narrow chasm or hole in the rocks.
So a party of soldiers led him up into the mountain and placed him on the edge of the yawning hole in the rocks.
It has led us up those last few steps to the mountain pass; and beyond there is a different country.
The rest of the mountain was thickly wooded.
Perhaps we never saw them before, and they may never cross our life's path again; but the influence of their calm, mellow natures is a libation poured upon our discontent, and we feel its healing touch, as the ocean feels the mountain stream freshening its brine.
My little brother, Phillips, is not well, and we think the clear mountain air will benefit him.
To my imagination it retained throughout the day more or less of this auroral character, reminding me of a certain house on a mountain which I had visited a year before.
Indeed, by standing on tiptoe I could catch a glimpse of some of the peaks of the still bluer and more distant mountain ranges in the northwest, those true-blue coins from heaven's own mint, and also of some portion of the village.
And hark! here comes the cattle-train bearing the cattle of a thousand hills, sheepcots, stables, and cow-yards in the air, drovers with their sticks, and shepherd boys in the midst of their flocks, all but the mountain pastures, whirled along like leaves blown from the mountains by the September gales.
This was done by the guerrillas in Spain, by the mountain tribes in the Caucasus, and by the Russians in 1812.