Howie and Quinn remained the oil and water of our association although there was no mention of Martha's teenage indiscretion that had caused so much early turmoil.
She landed on a topless bottle of oil and spit the fluid out as it sprayed across her face.
The scent of rain and oil made her nose crinkle after so long in the condo.
The warm farmhouse smelled of gun oil and breakfast.
He owns a large Spanish land grant – oil wells and such.
She watched, astonished, as it carefully cleaned her feet without hurting them and then slathered on oil from one vial and wrapped them in gauze.
That's like getting an ice cream sundae with castor oil for topping.
"Interesting," Dean said as he drizzled the olive oil over the pasta and sprinkled it with pepper and Italian spices.
Over the mantle hung a gilt-framed landscape oil; a fall scene that captured all the colors he so loved.
His story being that their family dealt in oil and real estate, and he managed some of their holdings.
She unzipped the portfolio and pulled out a large canvas that had hundreds of shoes painted in oil; every style and color imaginable.
But it sure made you burn the night oil to keep up the grades.
Every night, Tiyan warriors lit channels of fire around the field east of the walls using oil pans propped up by wooden stilts.
The room was lit by a hearth and one oil pan, but it smelled completely of her.
Some Gnostics sprinkled the heads of the dying with oil and water to render them invisible to the powers of darkness; but in the East generally, where the need to compete with the Cathar sacrament of Consolatio was less acutely felt, extreme unction is unknown.
It is a colourless oil, which boils at 247° C. (745 mm.), and when pure is almost odourless.
There are considerable forests of oil palms, rubber trees and vines, and timber and dyewood trees.
Next the Wizard poured a pool of oil from the can upon the glass floor, where it covered quite a broad surface.
When he lighted the oil a hundred tongues of flame shot up, and the effect was really imposing.
Then he poured over them all the kerosene oil that was left in his oil-can, and lighting a match set fire to the pile.
It is this: When you oil your beard, don't oil it too much, lest it soil your clothing.
When whale oil got scarce and went up in price, the market made cheap kerosene for lighting.
Bacteria can process toxic wastes and oil spills into harmless biodegradable materials.
"Big Whale Oil" couldn't stop the move to kerosene.
Standing before the mirror, as I had seen others do, I anointed mine head with oil and covered my face thickly with powder.
My furniture, part of which I made myself--and the rest cost me nothing of which I have not rendered an account--consisted of a bed, a table, a desk, three chairs, a looking-glass three inches in diameter, a pair of tongs and andirons, a kettle, a skillet, and a frying-pan, a dipper, a wash-bowl, two knives and forks, three plates, one cup, one spoon, a jug for oil, a jug for molasses, and a japanned lamp.
Cato says, the master of a family (patremfamilias) must have in his rustic villa "cellam oleariam, vinariam, dolia multa, uti lubeat caritatem expectare, et rei, et virtuti, et gloriae erit," that is, "an oil and wine cellar, many casks, so that it may be pleasant to expect hard times; it will be for his advantage, and virtue, and glory."
So I come, master, and the people say to me: 'A great blessing has been revealed, holy oil trickles from the cheeks of our blessed Mother, the Holy Virgin Mother of God'....