This treasure does not belong to me, for I bought only the ground; but when I offered it to my neighbor he refused it.
He was merely a friendly neighbor practicing southern hospitality.
I left him with my neighbor and haven't been able to reach her.
My neighbor, he added, when he heard who Rostov wanted.
The detective's knock was answered by a woman who introduced herself as Janice Riley, the neighbor he had spoken to on the phone.
The Japanese, although they obtained from their neighbor almost everything of value she had to give them, did not know this wonderful ware, and their ignorance is in itself sufficient to prove their ceramic inferiority.
She told our neighbor Mildred she'd done something she regretted 'cause now she really liked this guy and thought maybe she'd messed things up between them.
She had met once with her immediate neighbor, the king of Palmis, but this clan that had snatched her plainly did not know who she was, or they would not seek to kill a queen in such a way.
I lied to my parents when they asked me, but a neighbor had seen me there.
Josh was certain it was a pack, not simply a gathering of neighbor dogs.
The latter has a central strand consisting of files of large hydroids, separated from one another by very thin walls, each file being separated from its neighbor by stout, dark-brown walls.
Such was not my abode, for I found myself suddenly neighbor to the birds; not by having imprisoned one, but having caged myself near them.
My nearest neighbor is a mile distant, and no house is visible from any place but the hill-tops within half a mile of my own.
With respect to the eastern boundaries of his kingdom, Fath Ali Shah was fortunate in having to deal with a less dangerous neighbor than the Muscovite of persistent policy and ThCAF ban the Turk of precarious friendship. The Afghan, though, ,, ~
The only security which he had for the safety of his dominions in his absence was that his most dangerous neighbor, the king of France, was also setting out on the Crusade, and that his brother John, whose shifty and treacherous character gave sure promise of trouble, enjoyed a well-merited unpopularity both in England and in the continental dominions of the crown.
He munched on a leftover casserole some thoughtful neighbor had donated to poor hero Fred and was about to doze when the telephone startled Mrs. Lincoln from his lap.
Mary looked around and saw Samuel Miller asking his neighbor for a pencil, and Samuel was called.
In Beverly Hills, your poor neighbor might be one who had to buy the 14K-gold back scratcher instead of the diamond-encrusted platinum one everyone else is buying.
The man who has actually paid for his farm with labor on it is so rare that every neighbor can point to him.
Oh for a man who is a man, and, as my neighbor says, has a bone in his back which you cannot pass your hand through!
The man's neighbor on one side whispered something to him, pointing at Rostov, who noticed that the old man wanted to speak to him.
His neighbor on the other side, who lay motionless some distance from him with his head thrown back, was a young soldier with a snub nose.
We didn't let on to this guy, Jude Bryce, about the tip but he was a close neighbor and the parents suspected he might be involved so he was in our radar.
She knocked and inched away, not wanting to find her neighbor and dog dead.
What was so strange about a man dropping in to welcome a new neighbor - one visitor to another - a man welcoming a person who lived several miles away?
But the combination to despoil a feeble neighbor was outwitted by the energy of a military commander of a remarkable type.
The Scots maintainedin that of a neighbor of acknowledged wisdom and repute, invited to settle a domestic problem.
As if Plato were my townsman and I never saw him--my next neighbor and I never heard him speak or attended to the wisdom of his words.
Hearing that cry and seeing to whom it was addressed, Nesvitski and the neighbor on his right quickly turned in alarm to Bezukhov.
Share thy happiness with thy neighbor, and may envy never dim the purity of that bliss.
He loved his dog, his comrades, the French, and Pierre who was his neighbor, but Pierre felt that in spite of Karataev's affectionate tenderness for him (by which he unconsciously gave Pierre's spiritual life its due) he would not have grieved for a moment at parting from him.
The probability of the conclusion of a new Franco-Italian treaty was small, both on account of the protectionist spirit of France and of French resentment at the renewal of the triple alliance, but even such slight probability vanished after a visit paid to Bismarck by Crispi (October 1887) within three months of his appointment to the premiership. Crispi entertained no a priori animosity towards France, but was strongly convinced that Italy must emancipate herself from the position of political dependence on her powerful neighbor which had vitiated the foreign policy of the Left.
The Sunnite Turk was almost a greater enemy to his neighbor the Shiite than the formidable Muscovite, who had curtailed him of Rupture so large a section of his territory west of the Caspian.
Now, Mr. Boyle was a sporting neighbor who spent a good deal of time in shooting.
But our neighbor, Johnson, is sending the nag to Exeter for the use of a lady who is to ride back with me.
"And love of one's neighbor, and self-sacrifice?" began Pierre.
Often after collecting alms, and reckoning up twenty to thirty rubles received for the most part in promises from a dozen members, of whom half were as well able to pay as himself, Pierre remembered the masonic vow in which each Brother promised to devote all his belongings to his neighbor, and doubts on which he tried not to dwell arose in his soul.
When Pierre saw his neighbor next morning at dawn the first impression of him, as of something round, was fully confirmed: Platon's whole figure--in a French overcoat girdled with a cord, a soldier's cap, and bast shoes--was round.
"Well, it is this way," answered the man: "I bought a piece of ground from this neighbor of mine, and paid him a fair price for it.
Yes, she's a good dog, gets what she's after, answered Ilagin indifferently, of the red-spotted bitch Erza, for which, a year before, he had given a neighbor three families of house serfs.
But they insisted on their own view: love of one's neighbor and Christianity--and all this in the presence of young Nicholas, who had gone into my study and broke all my things.
Contact with new peoples, and each new neighbor meant a new enemy.
But the Tarpeian rock was a near neighbor of the Capitol.
Called together in order to keep his turbulent neighbor within bounds.
The neighbor we woke up says he's been around and he drives a dark blue van.
A neighbor friend tried to call me but they didn't know my married name.
That's why I put him as a possible for killing my neighbor Annie.
If you have no food and are starving, you might invade your neighbor and take his food.
He consoled himself with the thought that he fulfilled another of the precepts--that of reforming the human race--and had other virtues--love of his neighbor, and especially generosity.
As she passed a neighbor boy, he waved at her, his two missing front teeth displayed in a sweet smile.