You have my number, don't you?
Soon they came into the main road where a number of the king's men were waiting.
I don't want you to give that number to anyone unless it's an emergency, you understand?
I told you not to give my number to anyone.
Brennan gave me the phone number even though I didn't agree to call.
He rattled off his number and then gave Connie a stern look.
In 1916, the number of cases just in New York City was reported to be nine thousand.
To me, that's problem number one.
I know the number of your battalions as exactly as I know my own.
But when she asked Giddon to give Connie his phone number, he looked suspiciously from one of them to the other.
There could be a number of reasons that Sarah would welcome her as a daughter-in-law, not the least of which was the goings-on down that path.
Give me an hour or so and a number where I can call you.
It has a large number of landlocked nations without ports to access the international markets, both for imports and exports.
What a wicked thought to have about the man who had risked his life to protect her - not once, but a number of times in the last few days - and with so little to gain.
Instead, I called the number advertised on the television announcement.
The system drops the last two digits of the number so it's never even received at the call center.
We've been asked a number of times, by the press and everyone else if we're an adjunct to the tipster person.
I fished his cell number out of my pocket and dialed.
The number of medical patents issued in 2010 was more than fifty thousand, an all-time record—and it almost certainly will be broken next year, then the next, and again the next.
A month ago she would have said she might never marry, and yet it had crossed her mind a number of times since she met Bordeaux.
The plate was yellow with black number; two digits, a space, and three digits.
I took the receiver as Betsy dialed the number she'd copied from the television announcement.
The number of choices available added to the confusion.
I eyed a sporty little number but Betsy, with a family in her radar, opted for a mid-sized compact.
He provided details on the hotel, time and room number where the man allegedly stayed.
I am only one of a number of concerned citizen contributors.
Someone took a lot of time and did a real number on him with a knife.
But you remember some more of the number, don't you?
I wouldn't deny one's right to fulfill love, but doing so will have serious consequences on an untold number of lives, even those you're saving.
I went back to my computer to retrieve a phone number, then on to the secure phone line.
I knew from my in depth research, the number and location of all payphones bearing the area code and first two numbers dear Brenda provided me.
Howie nailed it on the first try, managed to catch a license plate number, and a killer was apprehended in hours.
Since he'd dropped into seclusion there were any number of times I could have used his council.
"I'll get you that phone number," my wife said as she left my office.
He asked for a contact phone number and gave me an emergency number to call.
I gave him Frank Vasapolli's phone number and told him I would pass along his number to Frank if I thought it was needed.
We stopped for an ice cream to compose our guest though I disliked taking the time from calling Daniel Brennan to run the license plate number we'd recorded.
Once back in Surry, I wasted no time in telephoning the number Brennan had given me to reach him.
I reported the license plate number to him.
The plate number just came in.
This number belongs to an attorney in Simi Valley, California.
The guy driving is wanted nationwide for a number of murders!
I rattled off the plate number from memory.
"What's that number and description?" he asked.
"I'll miss you too," she said as I dialed Julie's number and handed her the phone.
He thought of the number of times that he himself had been a coward.
I think it is bigger by "twenty hundred thousand times" (my favorite number used by Shakespeare.)
And if each of those billion people in turn shared a million of their life experiences, and you recorded them, you'd have an aggregate number of life experiences so large I had to look it up online.
The amount of data stored is so vast that even if we put a number on it, it would be beyond our comprehension.
Consider Jedediah Buxton of Derbyshire, England, who in the 1700s was asked to compute the number one would get by doubling a farthing 139 times.
At present, there are about one hundred new cases reported per month around the world, infecting about the same number of people as die from lightning strikes.
If 500,000,000 is still an inconceivably large number: Imagine a football stadium packed with spectators.
By the 1780s, though the procedure was certainly better than nothing, it still had a fair number of problems.
The number of pharmaceutical patents issued in 2010 was also more than fifty thousand—also an all-time record, and also likely to be broken again and again in the years to come.
Is it actually that blue-eyed redheads have the same number of accidents as non-redheads, but brown-eyed redheads are even more clumsy, accident prone, and traffic hazards?
A number of ways, I think.
These stores are able to increase trade a number of ways.
There is a finite number of baseballs, beanbags, and balloons.
The number of people who feel challenged by their work is depressingly low.
The fact that an unprecedented number of earth's inhabitants today live in poverty is an indictment of governments, not a reflection of some underlying natural limit.
If I had to put a number on it, I would say ten thousandfold.
That number is 30 percent higher than it was only ten years ago.
Next comes China, with the second highest number of hungry people at 130.4 million.
Pakistan has the third largest number of hungry people with a total of 43.4 million.
Now the number is in the single digits.
Cheap sensors, cloud computing, self-teaching algorithms with feedback loops and sufficient cycles to test a large number of techniques.
The cost of food will fall to nearly zero as the number of farmers in the world falls to zero and food becomes as cheap as clean water.
Poverty in sub-Saharan Africa is a contributing factor in any number of conflicts there.
Monarchies—the most prevalent form of government in human history—are disproportionately warlike for a number of reasons.
The number of dictatorships is falling.
As the number of touch points with other countries rises, so must our shared understanding of acceptable conduct.
But a sizable number are attempting this, and the direction the world is heading is obvious.
So if a battle today were similarly costly, the proportional number of casualties would be 230,000.
Mass communication means we no longer read a number like "a million dead"—we actually see them, see pictures of them.
She was working recently with the number forty, when I said to her, "Make twos."
The messenger answered with respect: My master desires to diminish the number of his faults, but he cannot come to the end of them.
Number one jumped briskly aside.
He had fixed on that number because forty-three was the sum of his and Sonya's joint ages.
Nicholas' Day and the prince's name day--all Moscow came to the prince's front door but he gave orders to admit no one and to invite to dinner only a small number, a list of whom he gave to Princess Mary.
But suddenly a storm came on, chromatic scales and diminished sevenths were heard in the orchestra, everyone ran off, again dragging one of their number away, and the curtain dropped.
To us, their descendants, who are not historians and are not carried away by the process of research and can therefore regard the event with unclouded common sense, an incalculable number of causes present themselves.
"But a large number of monasteries and churches is always a sign of the backwardness of a people," said Napoleon, turning to Caulaincourt for appreciation of this remark.
As there was not a single town or large village in the vicinity of the camp, the immense number of generals and courtiers accompanying the army were living in the best houses of the villages on both sides of the river, over a radius of six miles.
In attendance on him was the head of the imperial staff, Quartermaster General Prince Volkonski, as well as generals, imperial aides-de-camp, diplomatic officials, and a large number of foreigners, but not the army staff.
Let him that hath understanding count the number of the beast: for it is the number of a man; and his number is Six hundred threescore and six.
Two days later, on the fifteenth of July, an immense number of carriages were standing outside the Sloboda Palace.
In contrast with the dread felt by the infantrymen placed in support, here in the battery where a small number of men busy at their work were separated from the rest by a trench, everyone experienced a common and as it were family feeling of animation.
The activity of a commander-in-chief does not at all resemble the activity we imagine to ourselves when we sit at ease in our studies examining some campaign on the map, with a certain number of troops on this and that side in a certain known locality, and begin our plans from some given moment.
In peacetime it is only necessary to billet troops in the villages of any district and the number of fires in that district immediately increases.
A great number of people crowded in front of the conflagration.
After marching through a number of streets the patrol arrested five more Russian suspects: a small shopkeeper, two seminary students, a peasant, and a house serf, besides several looters.
At that moment an immense number of things passed dimly through both their minds, and they realized that they were both children of humanity and were brothers.
During the month that the French troops were pillaging in Moscow and the Russian troops were quietly encamped at Tarutino, a change had taken place in the relative strength of the two armies--both in spirit and in number--as a result of which the superiority had passed to the Russian side.
(3) Sunday and Wednesday of each week are appointed as the chief market days and to that end a sufficient number of troops will be stationed along the highroads on Tuesdays and Saturdays at such distances from the town as to protect the carts.
His intention of killing Napoleon and his calculations of the cabalistic number of the beast of the Apocalypse now seemed to him meaningless and even ridiculous.
Kutuzov merely shrugged his shoulders when one after another they presented projects of maneuvers to be made with those soldiers-- ill-shod, insufficiently clad, and half starved--who within a month and without fighting a battle had dwindled to half their number, and who at the best if the flight continued would have to go a greater distance than they had already traversed, before they reached the frontier.
But plundering by the Russians, with which the reoccupation of the city began, had an opposite effect: the longer it continued and the greater the number of people taking part in it the more rapidly was the wealth of the city and its regular life restored.
During that twenty-year period an immense number of fields were left untilled, houses were burned, trade changed its direction, millions of men migrated, were impoverished, or were enriched, and millions of Christian men professing the law of love of their fellows slew one another.
Of the immense number of indications accompanying every vital phenomenon, these historians select the indication of intellectual activity and say that this indication is the cause.
Every order executed is always one of an immense number unexecuted.
Men uniting in these combinations always assume such relations toward one another that the larger number take a more direct share, and the smaller number a less direct share, in the collective action for which they have combined.
Every army is composed of lower grades of the service--the rank and file--of whom there are always the greatest number; of the next higher military rank--corporals and noncommissioned officers of whom there are fewer, and of still-higher officers of whom there are still fewer, and so on to the highest military command which is concentrated in one person.
If we examined simple actions and had a vast number of such actions under observation, our conception of their inevitability would be still greater.
Being around Lathum had opened his eyes to the number of people who deceive and are deceived.
My number is unlisted.
Connie gave me this number to call you.
The announcement went on to describe what the young boy was wearing and listed a tip line phone number to call with information.
He recited a meticulous inventory of everything in the bedroom quarters, including the page number of a book his wife was reading as she remained in bed.
Yes, the tips proved accurate an unusual number of times.
I'll bet you remembered the entire number, didn't you?
I was flat on my back on a stretcher and there were a number of people in the room, most with flashlights, all seemingly talking at the same time.
I wasted no time telephoning the Leblanc's number to encourage my wife to return home.
"Quick, write down the plate number," I said.
She creates premium services on her site that cost just $9.95 a year that include a number of additional features and virtual goods.
You could ask it, "What is the number of presidents of the United States born on Friday who have older sisters, multiplied by the number of wars lost by Bolivia?" and it could instantly give you an answer.
The number of people who want to be challenged by their work is encouragingly high.
Before you commit to a number, think of this.
Direct payments are made to an increasing number of citizens and the size of those payments rise.
This idea that there are a finite number of jobs misses the point entirely of what makes a job.
By making expectations explicit and public, these agreements reduce the number of sparks that can set off the powder keg of war.
Before it is all over, the number of Facebook accounts will exceed the number of people on the planet.
According to Portio Research7.8 trillion SMS messages were sent in 2011, and it is expected that 2012's number will come in at ten trillion.
But the notion of "elites" is broadening, as is the number of non-Americans who study in the United States.
In an era when cameras were cumbersome and the number of channels on TV could be counted on one hand with enough fingers left over to snap, very little video of any kind was seen.
One cause for the excellence of her letters is the great number of them.
Japan must indeed be a paradise for children to judge from the great number of playthings which are manufactured there.
I wished her to make the groups of threes and supposed she would then have to count them in order to know what number fifteen threes would make.
"Number Two!" he squeaked.
"I think that before discussing these questions," Pierre continued, "we should ask the Emperor--most respectfully ask His Majesty--to let us know the number of our troops and the position in which our army and our forces now are, and then..."
The troops are moved according to the enemy's movements and the number of men increases and decreases...
The Emperor was with the army to encourage it, but his presence and ignorance of what steps to take, and the enormous number of advisers and plans, destroyed the first army's energy and it retired.
In front of the Governor's house Alpatych found a large number of people, Cossacks, and a traveling carriage of the Governor's.
"Flesh, bodies, cannon fodder!" he thought, and he looked at his own naked body and shuddered, not from cold but from a sense of disgust and horror he did not himself understand, aroused by the sight of that immense number of bodies splashing about in the dirty pond.
"Well, send number three company again," the officer replied hurriedly.
They rode across that bridge into the village of Borodino and thence turned to the left, passing an enormous number of troops and guns, and came to a high knoll where militiamen were digging.
An aide-de-camp, who had entered the bedroom to report to the Emperor the number of prisoners taken in yesterday's action, was standing by the door after delivering his message, awaiting permission to withdraw.
Though tattered, hungry, worn out, and reduced to a third of their original number, the French entered Moscow in good marching order.
Number three was a father taking a son from the boy's mother who held custody rights.
While some missing children reports listed a call number, many required a search that took valuable time.
"Please write down this number," I said when I'd finished.
Deputy Baxton had called in after seeing the plate number of a car listed on an all-points bulletin.
They heard the tramping of horses and the voices of a number of men.
In these early days of the Internet Renaissance, the number of great masters is in the tens of thousands, not the hundreds.
Facebook expands your number of weak ties.
Just before the books came, Mr. Gilman had begun to remonstrate with Miss Sullivan on the ground that I was working too hard, and in spite of my earnest protestations, he reduced the number of my recitations.
So he called together his merry little fairies, and showing them a number of jars and vases filled with gold and precious stones, told them to carry those carefully to the palace of Santa Claus, and give them to him with the compliments of King Frost.
Our notions of law and harmony are commonly confined to those instances which we detect; but the harmony which results from a far greater number of seemingly conflicting, but really concurring, laws, which we have not detected, is still more wonderful.
The particular laws are as our points of view, as, to the traveller, a mountain outline varies with every step, and it has an infinite number of profiles, though absolutely but one form.
A huge, broad-shouldered gunner, Number One, holding a mop, his legs far apart, sprang to the wheel; while Number Two with a trembling hand placed a charge in the cannon's mouth.
In that world, the handsome drunkard Number One of the second gun's crew was "uncle"; Tushin looked at him more often than at anyone else and took delight in his every movement.
Prince Andrew was behind, among the immense number forming the commander-in-chief's suite.
He rode on to the region where the greatest number of men had perished in fleeing from Pratzen.
As soon as we have a certain number of worthy men in every state, each of them again training two others and all being closely united, everything will be possible for our order, which has already in secret accomplished much for the welfare of mankind.
A number of bundles were made up for them to carry.
"I live at Number 39, Blank Street," answered the young gentleman; "and my name is Johnson."
If you absolutely insist on doing this, at least leave me instructions on how to get there... and a phone number where you can be reached.
"They say that King Henry always has a number of men with him," said the boy; "how shall I know which is he?"